Comparison of Different Chromatic Dispersion Compensation Techniques in Radio over Fiber System
American Journal of Optics and Photonics
Volume 3, Issue 2, April 2015, Pages: 24-29
Received: Jul. 14, 2015; Accepted: Jul. 25, 2015; Published: Aug. 11, 2015
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Jayasree Vadakke Kadangote, Department of Electronics, Govt. Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara, Ernakulam, Kerala, India
Neethu Johney, Department of Electronics, Govt. Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara, Ernakulam, Kerala, India
Asha Radhamany Somasekharan, Department of Electronics, Govt. Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara, Ernakulam, Kerala, India
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In this paper, we investigate the transmission of a 100 Gbit/s signal with 0.1THz carrier frequency using radio over fiber (RoF) for a fiber length of 50km. In our study, the impact of chromatic dispersion on the wireless signals transported through the fiber link and its mitigation using different dispersion compensation techniques are discussed. The techniques discussed here includes the optical single sideband transmission using dual electrode Mach Zehnder modulator, external filtering using FBG and compensation using chirped fiber grating. We also evaluated the performance of the three compensation techniques by plotting the eye diagram. The results clearly depict that compensation using chirped grating is the best among the three methods. The investigation is done on detailed simulative analysis using Optisystem.
Radio Over Fiber (RoF), Chromatic Dispersion, Fiber Bragg Grating, Optical Single Sideband (OSSB), Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating (CFBG)
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Jayasree Vadakke Kadangote, Neethu Johney, Asha Radhamany Somasekharan, Comparison of Different Chromatic Dispersion Compensation Techniques in Radio over Fiber System, American Journal of Optics and Photonics. Vol. 3, No. 2, 2015, pp. 24-29. doi: 10.11648/j.ajop.20150302.11
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