Mapping Dispersion Fluctuations along Optical Fibers Using Brillouin Probing and a Fast Analytic Calculation

A simple analytic formula is derived to extract tiny dispersion fluctuations along highly nonlinear fibers from distributed measurements of parametric gain. A refined BOTDA scheme, suitable to track Kerr processes, enables low noise measurements.


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CLEO: 2013 Technical Digest, CF1E.5
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CLEO Conference, San Jose, USA, June 9-14, 2013
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2013
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