This paper discusses the recent development of low-loss ultra-large-area fibers for beyond 100-Gbit/s coherent long-haul systems and their impacts on transmission performance. The performance of state-of-the-arts multicore fibers for space-division-multiplexing transmissions will be presented.
© 2013 OSA
(060.2310) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications
B. Zhu, "Recent Advances in Transmission Fibers for Next Generation Optical Network," in Asia Communications and Photonics Conference 2013, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper AW3G.1.