Nonlinear Polarization Manipulation in Optical Fibers
Authors: Bony P.-Y., Guasoni M., Gilles M., Picozzi A., Pitois S., Millot G., Wabnitz S., Fatome J.
Autors Affiliation: Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS, Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Dijon, France; Department of Information Engineering, Università di Brescia, Via Branze 38, Brescia, 25123, Italy
Abstract: We describe a phenomenon of self-organization of the light state-of-polarization in optical fibers based on a nonlinear cross-polarization interaction between an incident signal and its backward replica. Several proof-of-principles for telecom applications are reported.
Conference title: Frontiers in Optics/Laser Science 2015