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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 21 — Oct. 12, 2009
  • pp: 18768–18773

100Gb/s PolMux-NRZ-AOS-OFDM transmission system

Hongwei Chen, Minghua Chen, Feifei Yin, Ming Xin, and Shizhong Xie  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 21, pp. 18768-18773 (2009)

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A novel high speed transmission system using all-optical sampling orthogonal frequency multiplexing (AOS-OFDM) technique is proposed and demonstrated. By utilizing polarization multiplexing (PolMUX) and non-return-to-zero (NRZ) format, the total bit rate is 100Gb/s with high spectral efficiency of 1.6. In addition, optical cyclic postfixes are inserted to help improve the system performance. The 100Gb/s PolMux-NRZ-AOS-OFDM signals can pass through 20km single-mode fiber (SMF) transmission link without any compensation.

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OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.4230) Fiber optics and optical communications : Multiplexing
(060.3735) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber Bragg gratings

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: June 22, 2009
Revised Manuscript: September 3, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: September 27, 2009
Published: October 2, 2009

Hongwei Chen, Minghua Chen, Feifei Yin, Ming Xin, and Shizhong Xie, "100Gb/s PolMux-NRZ-AOS-OFDM transmission system," Opt. Express 17, 18768-18773 (2009)

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