Soliton data signals at 10Gbit/s have been successfully transmitted for the first time through a 1200 km dispersion-shifted fibre by using 24 erbium-doped fibre amplifiers. A bit error rate below 10-13 was obtained with 220 - 1 pseudorandom patterns.
- Optical fibres
- Soliton transmission
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering