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SBS Induced Four-Wave Mixing in Ultra Dense WDM Systems

Vujicic , Z. ; Pavlovic, N. P. T. ; Teixeira, A.

SBS Induced Four-Wave Mixing in Ultra Dense WDM Systems, Proc Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Lisbon, Portugal, Vol. , pp. 1 - 3, April, 2011.

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Abstract
We experimentally investigated the efficiency of the Brillouin induced FWM process, using two types of fibers. Even with the pump power levels above the SBS threshold, the power of the FWM signal was found to saturate at low power, inducing low crosstalk in bidirectional WDM transmission.