Dispersion Shifted Fiber (DSF)

A type of single-mode Fiber designed to have zero Dispersion near 1550 nm. This fiber type works very poorly for DWDM applications because of high fiber non-linearity at the Zero Dispersion point.




Related Terms
All Silica Fiber,   Bifurcated Fiber,   Buffered Fiber,   Chromatic Dispersion,   Connector Induced Fiber Loss,   Copper vs Fiber,   Dark Fiber,   Deeply Depressed Cladding Fiber,   Dispersion,   Dispersion Compensating Module DCM,  

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