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  • Vol. 30, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2012
  • pp: 2494–2501

Mitigation of Nonlinear and PMD Impairments by Bit-Synchronous Polarization Scrambling

S. Wabnitz and K. S. Turitsyn

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 30, Issue 15, pp. 2494-2501 (2012)


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Abstract

Our statistical study by the importance sampling method shows that a significant performance improvement may be achieved by bit-synchronous polarization scrambling in the presence of polarization mode dispersion and fiber nonlinearity in dispersion managed, single-channel, or wavelength- division- multiplexed NRZ 10 Gbit/s fiber optic transmission systems.

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S. Wabnitz and K. S. Turitsyn, "Mitigation of Nonlinear and PMD Impairments by Bit-Synchronous Polarization Scrambling," J. Lightwave Technol. 30, 2494-2501 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jlt/abstract.cfm?URI=jlt-30-15-2494


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