20 Gbit/s soliton transmission using alternating dispersion arrangement in standard fibre systems

20 Gbit/s soliton transmission using alternating dispersion arrangement in standard fibre systems

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An alternating dispersion arrangement is proposed for soliton systems with dispersion compensation to improve soliton stabilisation. A transmission experiment at 20 Gbit/s over 2600 km long singlemode fibre was successfully demonstrated by employing this novel dispersion arrangement.


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