10 Gb/s 150-km bidirectional repeaterless optical-fiber transmission

@article{Delavaux199510G1,
  title={10 Gb/s 150-km bidirectional repeaterless optical-fiber transmission},
  author={J M Delavaux and O. Mizuhara and P. Yeates and T. V. Nguyen},
  journal={IEEE Photonics Technology Letters},
  year={1995},
  volume={7},
  pages={1087-1089}
}
A successful 10-Gb/s bidirectional transmission experiment is demonstrated at the 1550-nm wavelength through 150 km of dispersion-shifted fiber. Long-term bit error rate performance (BER<10/sup -14/) is achieved in both transmission directions with a fully engineered system.<<ETX>>