Electronic dispersion compensation promises to enable more flexible and cost effective high capacity optical networks by eliminating the need for fiber dispersion management and the associated optical domain dispersion compensation elements. This tutorial outlines current practical implementations and performance.
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D. McGhan, M. O'Sullivan, C. Bontu, and K. Roberts, " Electronic Dispersion Compensation," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and The National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper OWK1.
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