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Journal of Optical Communications and Networking

  • Editor: Richard A. Linke
  • Vol. 6, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 2007
  • pp: 984–990

Mitigation of patterning effects at 40 Gbits/s by skewed channel pre-encoding

Brendan Slater, Sonia Boscolo, Alex Shafarenko, and Sergei K. Turitsyn  »View Author Affiliations

Journal of Optical Networking, Vol. 6, Issue 8, pp. 984-990 (2007)

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Through direct modeling, a reduction of pattern-dependent errors in a standard fiber-based transmission link at 40 Gbits/s rate is demonstrated by application of a skewed data pre-encoding. The trade-off between the improvement of the bit error rate and the loss in the data rate is examined.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

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(060.2360) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics links and subsystems
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications

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Original Manuscript: January 31, 2007
Revised Manuscript: May 15, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: June 4, 2007
Published: July 12, 2007

Brendan Slater, Sonia Boscolo, Alex Shafarenko, and Sergei K. Turitsyn, "Mitigation of patterning effects at 40 Gbits/s by skewed channel pre-encoding," J. Opt. Netw. 6, 984-990 (2007)

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