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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 2 — Jan. 21, 2008
  • pp: 880–888

Electronic post-compensation of WDM transmission impairments using coherent detection and digital signal processing

Xiaoxu Li, Xin Chen, Gilad Goldfarb, Eduardo Mateo, Inwoong Kim, Fatih Yaman, and Guifang Li  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 2, pp. 880-888 (2008)

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A universal post-compensation scheme for fiber impairments in wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM) systems is proposed based on coherent detection and digital signal processing (DSP). Transmission of 10×10 Gbit/s binary-phase-shift-keying (BPSK) signals at a channel spacing of 20 GHz over 800 km dispersion shifted fiber (DSF) has been demonstrated numerically.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.1660) Fiber optics and optical communications : Coherent communications
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications

ToC Category:
Nonlinearity Compensation

Original Manuscript: September 6, 2007
Revised Manuscript: November 7, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: November 7, 2007
Published: January 9, 2008

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Coherent Optical Communication (2008) Optics Express

Xiaoxu Li, Xin Chen, Gilad Goldfarb, Eduardo Mateo, Inwoong Kim, Fatih Yaman, and Guifang Li, "Electronic post-compensation of WDM transmission impairments using coherent detection and digital signal processing," Opt. Express 16, 880-888 (2008)

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