Limitations in dense bidirectional transmission in absence of optical amplification

@article{Radic2002LimitationsID,
  title={Limitations in dense bidirectional transmission in absence of optical amplification},
  author={Stojan Radic and Srinivasan Chandrasekar},
  journal={IEEE Photonics Technology Letters},
  year={2002},
  volume={14},
  pages={95-97}
}
We investigate impairments induced by Rayleigh backscattering in the case of very dense bidirectional optical transmission. It is found that the severe penalty for the worst case scenario of spectrally overlapping counterpropagating channels can be mitigated by controlling channel polarization states. 
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