IEC TR 61282-8:2006 

Fibre optic communication system design guides - Part 8: Calculating dispersion penalty from measured time-resolved chirp data


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This part of IEC 61282 provides definitions of dispersion penalty and other related penalties. It describes the direct measurement of these penalties using a BER test set and the calculation of the penalties from time-resolved chirp (TRC) data. Annex A provides the theory for power penalty calculations.

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fibre optics

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Publication typeTechnical Report
Publication date2006-11-15
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 86/SC 86C - Fibre optic systems and active devicesrss
ICS33.180.01 - Fibre optic systems in general
Stability date  2025
File size470 KB

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