We present electrical dispersion compensation by using maximum-likelihood-sequence-estimation (MLSE) and decision-feedback-equalization for different modulation formats. Especially, MLSE performance with strong optical filtering is investigated.
© 2006 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2360) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics links and subsystems
(260.0260) Physical optics : Physical optics
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion
C. Xia and W. Rosenkranz, " Electrical Dispersion Compensation for Different Modulation Formats with Optical Filtering," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and The National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper OWR2.