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Volume 2014, Article ID 243795, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/243795
Research Article

Four-Wave Mixing Crosstalk Suppression Based on the Pairing Combinations of Differently Linear-Polarized Optical Signals

1Centre for Communication Services Convergence Technologies, College of Engineering, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Jalan Ikram-Uniten, 43000 Kajang, Malaysia
2Faculty of Engineering, Sohar University, P.O. Box 44, PCI 311 Sohar, Oman
3School of Computer Engineering, University Malaysia Perlis, Malaysia, 02600 Arau, Perlis, Malaysia

Received 11 November 2013; Accepted 24 December 2013; Published 4 May 2014

Academic Editors: N. Zhao and W. Zou

Copyright © 2014 Haider Abd et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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