High-order PMD characterization of a dispersion-managed link by means of Jones matrix method

@article{Diaz2004HighorderPC,
  title={High-order PMD characterization of a dispersion-managed link by means of Jones matrix method},
  author={O. M. Diaz and Pv. Heyningen and Laurens Bakker and G. D. Khoe and Hugo de Waardt and Rafa{\"e}l Smets and Joana Prat},
  journal={Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2004. (CLEO).},
  year={2004},
  volume={1},
  pages={2 pp. vol.1-}
}
We report the characterization up to second-order polarization mode dispersion of a dispersion-managed fiber using the Jones matrix method. A simple processing algorithm is required to determine differential group delay and principal states of polarization rotation.