Conference Proceedings

Flexible Few-Mode Brillouin Optical Time-Domain Analyzer Based on Spatial Mode Multiplexer

An Li, Qian Hu, William Shieh

Proceedings of the 2014 OptoElectronics and Communication Conference and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology | IEEE | Published : 2014

Abstract

We report a novel few-mode Brillouin optical time-domain analyzer based on spatial mode multiplexer. Analysis of the Brillouin gain spectrum and Brillouin dynamic grating are demonstrated. Distributed modal birefringence in a few-mode fiber is characterized. © 2014 Engineers Australia.