10.2Tb/s capacity is demonstrated over 3x100km in C and L bands, using 42.7Gb/s channels. The wavelength allocation was chosen while taking into account narrow optical filtering at the transmitter and receiver ends and second-order Raman pumping is used to improve the signal-to-noise ratio.
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Y. Frignac, G. Charlet, W. Idler, R. Dischler, P. Tran, S. Lanne, S. Borne, C. Martinelli, G. Veith, A. Jourdan, J. Hamaide, and S. Bigo, "Transmission of 256 wavelength-division and polarization-division-multiplexed channels at 42.7Gb/s (10.2Tb/s capacity) over 3x100km of TeraLight� fiber," in Optical Fiber Communications Conference, A. Sawchuk, ed., Vol. 70 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics (Optical Society of America, 2002), paper FC5.
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