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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 12 — Jun. 17, 2013
  • pp: 14244–14250

30Tb/s C- and L-bands bidirectional transmission over 10,181km with 121km span length

Dayou Qian, Ming-Fang Huang, Shaoliang Zhang, Yequn Zhang, Yue-Kai Huang, Fatih Yaman, Ivan B. Djordjevic, and Eduardo Mateo  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 12, pp. 14244-14250 (2013)

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We demonstrated the first 30Tb/s (350 × 85.74Gb/s) optical transmission over 10,181km using bidirectional C/L-bands, 121.2km hybrid fiber spans, DP-QPSK modulation and EDFAs. Achieved 306Petabit/s•km capacity × distance product is the highest reported to date for WDM transmission.

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

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: April 8, 2013
Revised Manuscript: May 30, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: May 31, 2013
Published: June 7, 2013

Dayou Qian, Ming-Fang Huang, Shaoliang Zhang, Yequn Zhang, Yue-Kai Huang, Fatih Yaman, Ivan B. Djordjevic, and Eduardo Mateo, "30Tb/s C- and L-bands bidirectional transmission over 10,181km with 121km span length," Opt. Express 21, 14244-14250 (2013)

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