Category: "Optics 101"
Fiber dispersion is one of the most critical parameters that need to be considered for high speed transmission design. Dispersion typically varies with wavelength and accumulates along a fiber length. Therefore it is difficult to precisely compensate… more »
The maximum transmission distance is not only limited by the available power budget and fiber attenuation but also by fiber dispersion. Chromatic dispersion plays a critical role in the design of DWDM networks especially when considering bit rate of… more »
An optical transceiver typically comes with the value for an optical power budget. As the name implies, it defines the amount of optical power available for successfully transmitting signal over a distance of optical fiber. Ever wondered how optical… more »