TR2015-015

Reach Enhancement of 100% for a DP-64QAM Super Channel using MC-DBP with an ISD of 9b/s/Hz


    •  Maher, R.; Lavery, D.; Millar, D.S.; Alvarado, A.; Parsons, K.; Bayvel, P., "Reach Enhancement of 100% for a DP-64QAM Super Channel using MC-DBP with an ISD of 9b/s/Hz", Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC), DOI: 10.1364/OFC.2015.Th4D.5, ISBN: 978-1-55752-937-4, March 2015.
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      • @inproceedings{Maher2015mar,
      • author = {Maher, R. and Lavery, D. and Millar, D.S. and Alvarado, A. and Parsons, K. and Bayvel, P.},
      • title = {Reach Enhancement of 100% for a DP-64QAM Super Channel using MC-DBP with an ISD of 9b/s/Hz},
      • booktitle = {Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC)},
      • year = 2015,
      • month = mar,
      • doi = {10.1364/OFC.2015.Th4D.5},
      • isbn = {978-1-55752-937-4},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2015-015}
      • }
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A digital coherent super-receiver enables the reception and demodulation of a 7x10GBd DP-64QAM Nyquist spaced super-channel. Multi-channel DBP provides a 100% improvement in reach from 640km to 1280km of SSMF, with an ISD of 9.15b/s/Hz.