Performance Analysis of WDM RoF-EPON Link with and without DCF and FBG


Performance of WDM ethernet passive optical network (EPON) with radio over fiber (RoF) optical link has been analyzed with the use of dispersion compensating fiber (DCF) and fiber bragg grating (FBG) to compensate the dispersion and four wave mixing. With the use of DCF and FBG, performance of the system is improved by 77.67%. Results are compared with and without DCF + FBG for different optical power and fiber length. The BER, Q factor and eye diagrams have been obtained for evaluating the performance of the system.

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B. Kaur, A. Sharma and V. Kapoor, "Performance Analysis of WDM RoF-EPON Link with and without DCF and FBG," Optics and Photonics Journal, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2013, pp. 163-168. doi: 10.4236/opj.2013.32027.

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