ITG / VDE (Ed.)

ECOC 2016

42th European Conference on Optical Communication Proceedings, September 18 – 22, 2016, Düsseldorf, Germany

2016, 1267 pages, DVD-Box, DVD
ISBN 978-3-8007-4274-5
Personal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title

Content Foreword

The European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) is the largest conference on optical communication in Europe and one of the largest and most prestigious events in this field worldwide.
In September 2016 the 42nd edition of ECOC will take place in Düsseldorf, Germany, signifying the stability and attractiveness of this conference as one of the world‘s major forums for research in optical communication and networks.
The ECOC will provide another milestone in recent scientific and technical progress on materials, devices, and systems for applications in photonic networks, the basic technology for today’s and the future world-wide Internet. With attendances and delegates from all over the world, ECOC provides a unique opportunity to stay connected to the latest innovations in the field as well as for networking and interaction that nobody of you should miss.
ITG – Informationstechnische Gesellschaft im VDE (ITG)
Die ITG ist die nationale Vereinigung aller auf dem Gebiet der Informationstechnik Tätigen in Wirtschaft, Verwaltung, Lehre und Forschung und Wissenschaft. Ihre Ziele sind die Förderung der wissenschaftlichen und technischen Weiterentwicklung und Bewertung der Informationstechnik in Theorie und Praxis. 1954 als Nachrichtentechnische Gesellschaft gegründet, ist sie die älteste Fachgesellschaft im VDE.

VDE – Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik e.V.
Der VDE ist einer der großen europäischen Verbände für Branchen und Berufe der Elektro- und Informationstechnik. Eine internationale Experten-Plattform für Wissenschaft, Normung und Produktprüfung – interdisziplinär, eng verflochten, und einmalig auf der Welt. Eine geballte Konzentration an Erfahrung, Marktkenntnissen und technologischem Know-how.

1

High Power Fibre Lasers: Fundamentals, Recent Progress and Challenges

Authors:
Zervas, Michalis N.; Codemard, Christophe A.

2

Accurate and Robust Channel Spacing Estimation Based on Periodic Training Sequence in Denser Nyquist-WDM System

Authors:
Zhao, Ying; Li, Huihui; Su, Xiaofei; Dou, Liang; Tao, Zhenning; Oda, Shoichiro; Aoki, Yasuhiko; Hoshida, Takeshi; Rasmussen, Jens C.

3

Linewidth-Tolerant Carrier Phase Estimation for N-PSK Based on Pilot-Assisted N/2th-power Method

Authors:
Oyama, Tomofumi; Hoshida, Takeshi; Nakashima, Hisao; Tanimura, Takahito; Akiyama, Yuichi; Rasmussen, Jens. C.

4

Time Recovery for Spectrally-Sliced Optical Receivers

Authors:
Rozental, Valery N.; Souza, Andre L. N.; Rossi, Sandro M.; Chiuchiarelli, Andrea; Oliveira, Juliano R. F. de; Reis, Jacklyn D.

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6

On Single-Carrier 400G Line Side Optics Using PM-256QAM

Authors:
Chien, Hung-Chang; Yu, Jianjun

7

180-Gb/s (90-GBd QPSK) Single Carrier Transmitter Using a Thin Film Polymer on Silicon I/Q Modulator

Authors:
Raybon, Gregory; Cho, Junho; Adamiecki, Andrew; Winzer, Peter; Carvalho, L. H. H.; Oliveira, J. C. R. F.; Konczykowska, Agnieszka; Dupuy, Jean-Yves; Jorge, Filipe

8

Injection-locked Homodyne Detection System for Higher-order QAM Digital Coherent Transmission

Authors:
Kasai, Keisuke; Yoshida, Masato; Hirooka, Toshihiko; Nakazawa, Masataka

9

100 GSa/s BiCMOS DAC Supporting 400 Gb/s Dual Channel Transmission

Authors:
Schuh, Karsten; Buchali, Fred; Idler, Wilfried; Hu, Qian; Templ, Wolfgang; Bielik, Anna; Altenhain, Lars; Langenhagen, Henning; Rupeter, Joerg; Duemler, Ulrich; Ellermeyer, Tobias; Schmid, Rolf; Moeller, Michael

10

Single-Detector, Single-ADC, Switched Coherent Optical Receiver for High Symbol Rate Systems Experiments

Authors:
Raybon, Gregory; Cho, Junho; Adamiecki, Andrew; Winzer, Peter J.; Fontaine, Nicolas; Dupuy, Jean-Yves; Konczykowska, Agnieszka; Jorge, Filipe; Pupalaikis, Peter; Delbue, Roger; Bhat, B.; Connally, Patrick; Ryf, Roland; Burrows, Ellsworth C.

11

Experimental Comparison of Gains in Achievable Information Rates from Probabilistic Shaping and Digital Backpropagation for DP-256QAM/1024QAM WDM Systems

Authors:
Silva, Edson P. da; Yankov, Metodi P.; Ros, Francesco Da; Forchhammer, Soren; Galili, Michael; Oxenlowe, Leif K.; Zibar, Darko

12

Field Demonstration of 1 Tbit/s Super-Channel Network Using Probabilistically Shaped Constellations

Authors:
Idler, Wilfried; Buchali, Fred; Schmalen, Laurent; Lach, Eugen; Braun, Ralf-Peter; Boecherer, Georg; Schulte, Patrick; Steiner, Fabian

13

Study of electrical subband multiplexing at 54 GHz modulation bandwidth for 16QAM and probabilistically shaped 64QAM

Authors:
Buchali, Fred; Idler, Wilfried; Schuh, Karsten; Schmalen, Laurent; Eriksson, Tobias A.; Boecherer, Georg; Schulte, Patrick; Steiner, Fabian

14

Capacity Approaching Transmission using Probabilistic Shaping and DBP for PFE Constrained Submarine Optical Links

Authors:
Maher, Robert; Lavery, Domanic; Liga, Gabriele; Paskov, Milen; Alvarado, Alex; Fehenberger, Tobias; Bayvel, Polina

15

Mutual information characterization of nonlinear fiber channels

Authors:
Eriksson, Tobias A.; Fehenberger, Tobias

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17

Bidirectional symmetric 8x10.7Gb/s WDM-PON over 108 km installed fiber using low complexity polarization-insensitive coherent ONUs

Authors:
Erkilinc, M. S.; Lavery, D.; Shi, K.; Thomsen, B. C.; Bayvel, P.; Killey, R. I.; Savory, S. J.

18

Protection Systems for optical access networks

Authors:
Nishitani, Takashi

19

22-dB Dynamic Range, Real-Time Burst-Mode Reception of Digital Coherent 20-Gb/s QPSK PON Upstream Signals

Authors:
Koma, Ryo; Fujiwara, Masamichi; Kani, Jun-ichi; Kim, Sang-Yuep; Suzuki, Takahiro; Mori, Hideki; Wada, Tomoyuki; Suzuki, Ken-Ichi; Otaka, Akihiro

20

Field-Trial of Low-Cost Coherent UDWDM-PON with Real-Time Processing, λ-Monitoring and EPON Coexistence

Authors:
Cano, I. N.; Prat, J.; Tabares, J.; Velasquez, J. C.; Ghasemi, S.; Polo, V.; Chu, G. Y.; Presi, M.; Ciaramella, E.; Rannello, M.; Bottoni, F.; Artiglia, M.; Cossu, G.; Pous, R.; Azcarate, G.; Vila, C.; Debregeas, H.; Vall-llosera, G.; Rafel, A.

21

Impact of Traffic Profile on the Performance of Spatial Superchannel Switching in SDM Networks

Authors:
Shariati, B.; Klonidis, D.; Siracusa, D.; Pederzolli, F.; Rivas-Moscoso, J. M.; Velasco, L.; Tomkos, I.

22

Comparison of SDM and WDM on Direct and Indirect Optical Data Center Networks

Authors:
Liu, Yifan; Yuan, Hui; Peters, Adaranijo; Zervas, Georgios

23

Experimental Demonstration of a Flexible Filterless and Bidirectional SDM Optical Metro/Inter-DC Network

Authors:
Saridis, G. M.; Puttnam, B. J.; Luis, R. S.; Klaus, W.; Miyazawa, T.; Awaji, Y.; Zervas, G.; Simeonidou, D.; Wada, N.

24

Cost Benefit Quantification of SDM Network Implementations based on Spatially Integrated Network Elements

Authors:
Rivas-Moscoso, J. M.; Shariati, B.; Mastropaolo, A.; Klonidis, D.; Tomkos, I.

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26

Efficient Pumping Scheme for Amplifier Arrays with Shared Pump Laser

Authors:
Gnauck, Alan H.; Winzer, Peter J.; Jopson, Robert M.; Burrows, Ellsworth C.

27

Cladding Pumped Seven-Core EDFA Using an Absorption-Enhanced Erbium Doped Fibre

Authors:
Tsuchida, Y.; Maeda, K.; Watanabe, K.; Takeshima, K.; Sasa, T.; Saito, T.; Takasaka, S.; Kawaguchi, Y.; Tsuritani, T.; Sugizaki, R.

28

Novel 6-Mode Fibre Amplifier with Large Erbium-Doped Area for Differential Modal Gain Minimization

Authors:
Wakayama, Yuta; Igarashi, Koji; Soma, Daiki; Taga, Hidenori; Tsuritani, Takehiro

29

Core-pumped 10-mode EDFA with Cascaded EDF Configuration

Authors:
Wada, M.; Sakamoto, T.; Aozasa, S.; Mori, T.; Yamamoto, T.; Nakajima, K.

30

Design and characterization of multicore erbium-doped fibers

Authors:
LaRochelle, Sophie; Jin, Cang; Messaddeq, Younes

31

Reach Enhancement for WDM Direct-Detection Subcarrier Modulation using Low-Complexity Two-Stage Signal-Signal Beat Interference Cancellation

Authors:
Li, Z.; Erkilinc, M. S.; Maher, R.; Galdino, L.; Shi, L.; Thomsen, B. C.; Bayvel, B.; Killey, R. I.

32

Artificial Neural Networks for Linear and Non-Linear Impairment Mitigation in High-Baudrate IM/DD Systems

Authors:
Estaran, J.; Rios-Müller, R.; Mestre, M. A.; Jorge, F.; Mardoyan, H.; Konczykowska, A.; Dupuy, J.-Y.; Bigo, S.

33

Power Efficient Coherent Transceivers

Authors:
Geyer, J. C.; Rasmussen, C.; Shah, B.; Nielsen, T.; Givehchi, M.

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35

Experimental Investigation of Impulse Response Shortening for Low-Complexity MLSE of a 112-Gbit/s PAM-4 Transceiver

Authors:
Heide, Sjoerd van der; Eiselt, Nicklas; Griesser, Helmut; Vegas Olmos, Juan Jose; Tafur Monroy, Idelfonso; Okonkwo, Chigo

36

100-Gbaud PAM-4 Intensity-Modulation Direct-Detection Transceiver for Datacenter Interconnect

Authors:
Mestre, M. A.; Jorge, F.; Mardoyan, H.; Estaran, J.; Blache, F.; Angelini, P.; Konczykowska, A.; Riet, M.; Nodjiadjim, V.; Dupuy, J-Y.; Bigo, S.

37

112 Gb/s PAM-4 Using a Directly Modulated Laser with Linear Pre-Compensation and Nonlinear Post-Compensation

Authors:
Gao, Y.; Cartledge, J. C.; Yam, S. S.-H.; Rezania, A.; Matsui, Y.

38

112 Gb/s PAM-4 Optical Signal Transmission over 100-m OM4 Multimode Fiber for High-Capacity Data-Center Interconnects

Authors:
Karinou, Fotini; Stojanovic, Nebojsa; Prodaniuc, Cristian; Qiang, Zhang; Dippon, Thomas

39

100 GHz EML for High Speed Optical Interconnect Applications

Authors:
Ozolins, Oskars; Olmedo, Miguel Iglesias; Pang, Xiaodan; Gaiarin, Simone; Kakkar, Aditya; Udalcovs, Aleksejs; Engenhardt, Klaus M.; Asyngier, Tadeusz; Schatz, Richard; Li, Jie; Nordwall, Fredrik; Westergren, Urban; Zibar, Darko; Popov, Sergei; Jacobsen, Gunnar

40

Experimental Demonstration of 112-Gbit/s PAM-4 over up to 80 km SSMF at 1550 nm for Inter-DCI Applications

Authors:
Eiselt, Nicklas; Heide, Sjoerd van der; Griesser, Helmut; Eiselt, Michael; Okonkwo, Chigo; Vegas Olmos, Juan Jose; Tafur Monroy, Idelfonso

41

Single Wavelength 248-Gb/s transmission over 80-km SMF Based on Twin-SSB-DMT and Direct Detection

Authors:
Zhang, Liang; Zuo, Tianjian; Zhang, Qiang; Zhou, Jie; Zhou, Enbo; Liu, Gordon Ning

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45

49 Gbit/s Direct-Modulation and Direct-Detection Transmission over 80 km SMF-28 without Optical Amplification or Filtering

Authors:
Liu, Zhixin; Erkilinc, M. Sezer; Kelly, Brian; O’Carroll, John; Phelan, Richard; Thomsen, Benn C.; Killey, Robert I.; Richardson, David J.; Bayvel, Polina; Slavik, Radan

46

High-Speed Directly Modulated Heterogeneously Integrated InP/Si DFB Laser

Authors:
Morthier, G.; Abbasi, A.; Verbist, J.; Keyvaninia, S.; Yin, X.; Lelarge, F.; Duan, G.-H.; Bauwelinck, J.; Roelkens, G.

47

10-40 Gbit/s Hybrid III-V/Si wavelength-tunable transmitter for short- and long-reach communications

Authors:
Valicourt, G. de; Chang, C. M.; Chandrasekhar, S.; Chen, Y. K.; Maho, A.; Brenot, R.; Dong, P.

48

50km Error Free Transmission at 10Gb/s with an Integrated Hybrid III-V on Silicon Directly Modulated DFB Laser and Ring Resonator

Authors:
Gallet, A.; Shen, A.; Levaufre, G.; Girard, N.; Make, D.; Provost, J-G.; Brenot, R.; Lelarge, F.; Malhouitre, S.; Olivier, S.; Duan, G.-H.

49

Two-Section RSOA with Enhanced Modulation-Cancelling Effect for Self-Seeded Colorless WDM Transmitter

Authors:
Zhou, Peng; Zhan, Wenhui; Tanemura, Takuo; Mukaikubo, Masaru; Nakano, Yoshiaki

50

51

A roadmap for evolving towards optical intra-data-center networks

Authors:
Dittmann, L.; Fagertun, A. M.; Kamchevska, V.; Galili, M.; Oxenlove, L.; Ruepp, S.; Berger, M.

52

Flexible Architecture and Control Strategy for Metro-Scale Networking of Geographically Distributed Data Centers

Authors:
Fiorani, Matteo; Samadi, Payman; Shen, Yiwen; Wosinska, Lena; Bergman, Keren

53

ARON: Application-Driven Reconfigurable Optical Networking for HPC Data Centers

Authors:
Yuan, Guojun; Proietti, Roberto; Liu, Xiaoli; Castro, Alberto; Zang, Dawei; Sun, Ninghui; Liu, CheYu; Cao, Zheng; Yoo, S. J. B.

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56

Higher Speed VCSEL Links using Equalization

Authors:
Kuchta, Daniel M.

57

Operator use cases that benefit from multi-layer optimization and application awareness

Authors:
Lopez, Victor; Konidis, Dimitrios; Siracusa, Domenico; Fernandez-Palacios, Juan Pedro

58

Peer SDN Orchestration: End-to-End Connectivity Service Provisioning Through Multiple Administrative Domains

Authors:
Vilalta, Ricard; Mayoral, Arturo; Lopez, Victor; Uceda, Víctor; Casellas, Ramon; Martinez, Ricardo; Munoz, Raul; Aguado, Alejandro; Marhuenda, Jaume; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Yoshikane, Noboru; Tsuritani, Takehiro; Morita, Itsuro; Szyrkowiec, Thomas; Autenrieth, Achim

59

First demonstration of SDN-controlled Multi-Layer Restoration and its advantage over Optical Restoration

Authors:
Maor, Itay; Gerstel, Ori; Lopez, Victor; Szyrkowiec, Thomas; Autenrieth, Achim; Pruessing, Bernd; Borges, Nuno; Fu, Fisher; Fabregas, Guiu; Fernandez-Palacios, Juan Pedro

60

Interoperable Multi-Domain Delay-aware Provisioning using Segment Routing Monitoring and BGP-LS Advertisement

Authors:
Paolucci, F.; Uceda, V.; Sgambelluri, A.; Cugini, F.; Gonzales de Dios, O.; Lopez, V.; Contreras, L. M.; Monti, P.; Iovanna, P.; Ubaldi, F.; Pepe, T.; Castoldi, P.

61

Experimental Demonstration of Policy-based Dynamic End-to-End Provisioning over Multi-Layer Network using SDN

Authors:
Marhuenda, J.; Aguado, A.; Bidkar, S.; Hugues-Salas, E.; Nejabati, R.; Simeonidou, D.

62

Duobinary Pulse-Shaped Complex Modulation of Directly Modulated Lasers

Authors:
Che, Di; Yuan, Feng; Khodakarami, Hamid; Shieh, William

63

Eight Dimensional Optimized Modulation for IM-DD 56 Gbit/s Optical Interconnections Using 850 nm VCSELs

Authors:
Lu, Xiaofeng; Tatarczak, Anna; Tafur Monroy, Idelfonso

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65

64-Gb/s Optical Transmission Using DFB-EAM Transmitter and SOA-PIN-TIA Receiver with -23.5-dBm Record Sensitivity

Authors:
Angelini, Philippe; Blache, Fabrice; Jorge, Filipe; Caillaud, Christophe; Goix, Michel; Mekhazni, Karim; Duval, Bernadette; Mallecot, Franck; Charbonnier, Philippe; Dupuy, Jean-Yves; Achouche, Mohand

66

Pb/s, Homogeneous, Single-mode, Multi-Core Fiber Systems

Authors:
Puttnam, B. J.; Luis, R. S.; Sakaguchi, J.; Klaus, W.; Delgado Mendinueta, J.-M.; Awaji, Y.; Wada, N.; Agrell, E.

67

Demonstration of 0.52 Pb/s Potential Transmission Capacity over 8,830 km using Multicore Fiber

Authors:
Turukhin, A.; Batshon, H. G.; Mazurczyk, M.; Sun, Y.; Davidson, C. R.; Chai, J.-X.; Sinkin, O. V.; Patterson, W.; Wolter, G.; Bolshtyansky, M. A.; Foursa, D. G.; Pilipetskii, A.

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69

70

Quadrature Decomposition of a 20 Gbaud 16-QAM Signal into 2x4-PAM Signals

Authors:
Lorences-Riesgo, A.; Eriksson, T. A.; Mazur, M.; Andrekson, P. A.; Karlsson, M.

71

Receiver Memory Requirement in Mode Delay Compensated Few-Mode Fibre Spans with Intermediate Coupling

Authors:
Costa, Christian S.; Ferreira, Filipe M.; Mac Suibhne, Naoise; Sygletos, Stylianos; Ellis, Andrew D.

72

Joint Modulation and Coding Optimization for Long-Haul Nyquist WDM Transmissions

Authors:
Rios-Mueller, Rafael; Renaudier, Jeremie; Charlet, Gabriel

73

5G Transport in Future Access Networks

Authors:
Breuer, D.; Weis, E.; Grobe, K.; Krauss, S.; Musumeci, F.; Torrijos Gijon, J.; Skubic, B.

74

Optical Network Technologies for Wireless Communication Network

Authors:
Terada, Jun; Shimada, Tatsuya; Shimizu, Tatsuya; Otaka, Akihiro

75

Performance Demonstration of Real Time Compressed CPRI Transport

Authors:
Tayq, Z.; Quere, A.; Anet Neto, L.; Chanclou, P.; Saliou, F.; Grzybowski, K.; Aupetit-Berthemelot, C.; Yoo, Sun Keun; Hong, Sung Eun

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78

Pulse Combining and Compression in Multi-core Fibers

Authors:
Chekhovskoy, I. S.; Rubenchik, A. M.; Shtyrina, O. V.; Turitsyn, S. K.; Fedoruk, M. P.

79

Spatiotemporal Nonlinear Interactions in Multimode Fibers

Authors:
Krupa, K.; Tonello, A.; Bendahmane, A.; Dupiol, R.; Shalaby, B. M.; Fabert, M.; Barthelemy, A.; Millot, G.; Wabnitz, S.; Couderc, V.

80

Ultra-Stable Optical Frequency and Accurate Timing Signal Dissemination Using Telecommunication Network

Authors:
Lopez, Olivier; Quintin, Nicolas; Stefani, Fabio; Bercy, Anthony; Chiodo, Nicola; Wiotte, Fabrice; Camisard, Emilie; Chardonnet, Christian; Santarelli, Giorgio; Pottie, Paul-Eric; Amy-Klein, Anne

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83

Sequential MAP Detection for High Baud-Rate Systems with Pattern-Dependent Distortions

Authors:
Bakhshali, A.; Chan, W.-Y.; Rezania, A.; Cartledge, J. C.

84

A Learning Living Network for Open ROADM Networks

Authors:
Oda, Shoichiro; Miyabe, Masataka; Yoshida, Setsuo; Katagiri, Toru; Aoki, Yasuhiko; Rasmussen, Jens C.; Birk, Martin; Tse, Kathy

85

Bringing Data Analytics to the Network Nodes

Authors:
Vela, Alba P.; Via, Anna; Ruiz, Marc; Velasco, Luis

86

A Machine Learning Approach for Dynamic Optical Channel Add/Drop Strategies that Minimize EDFA Power Excursions

Authors:
Huang, Yishen; Samoud, Wiem; Gutterman, Craig  L.; Ware, Cedric; Lourdiane, Mounia; Zussman, Gil; Samadi, Payman; Bergman, Keren

87

Adaptive Guard-band Assignment with Adaptive Spectral Profile Equalizer to Improve Spectral Usage of Impairment-Aware Elastic Optical Network

Authors:
Takeshita, Hitoshi; Noguchi, Hidemi; Abe, Junichi; Fujisawa, Shinsuke; Tajima, Akio

88

89

OSNR System Margin Estimation by Nonlinear Noise Insensitive OSNR Monitor

Authors:
Yamauchi, Tomohiro; Oda, Shoichiro; Dou, Liang; Su, Xiaofei; Hoshida, Takeshi; Aoki, Yasuhiko; Tao, Zhenning; Rasmussen, Jens C.

90

Deep Learning Based OSNR Monitoring Independent of Modulation Format, Symbol Rate and Chromatic Dispersion

Authors:
Tanimura, Takahito; Hoshida, Takeshi; Kato, Tomoyuki; Watanabe, Shigeki; Rasmussen, Jens C.; Suzuki, Makoto; Morikawa, Hiroyuki

91

Nonlinear Spatially Resolved Interferometer for Distance Resolved Power and Gain Tilt Measurement

Authors:
Shiner, A. D.; Borowiec, A.; Reimer, M.; Charlton, D.; O’Sullivan, M.

92

Polarization Controller for Si photonic integrated circuits with an active closed loop control

Authors:
Sorianello, V.; De Angelis, G.; Velha, P.; Cassese, T.; Preite, M. V.; Bianchi, A.; Testa, F.; Romagnoli, M.

93

2D Passive Optical Beam-steering Module with 7 Scan Lines within 12.2°x5.6° for Free-space Indoor Communication

Authors:
Oh, Chin Wan; Linden, Robbert van der; Sutorius, Gustaaf; Tangdiongga, Eduward; Koonen, Ton

94

Exploiting Selective Excitation of Strongly Coupled Modes to Reduce DMGD in Multi-mode Transmission Systems

Authors:
Weerdenburg, John van; Antonio-Lopez, Jose; Alvarado-Zacarias, Juan; Molin, Denis; Bigot-Astruc, Marianne; Uden, Roy van; Waardt, Huug de; Koonen, Ton; Amezcua-Correa, Rodrigo; Sillard, Pierre; Okonkwo, Chigo

95

Nonlinear Distortion in Mode Delay Compensated Few-Mode Fibre Spans with Intermediate Coupling

Authors:
Ferreira, Filipe M.; Costa, Christian S.; Mac Suibhne, Naoise; Sygletos, Stylianos; Ellis, Andrew D.

96

10-Mode Mode-Multiplexed Transmission with Inline Amplification

Authors:
Ryf, R.; Chen, H.; Fontaine, N. K.; Velazquez-Benitez, A. M.; Antonio-Lopez, Jose; Alvarado, Juan Carlos; Sanjabi Eznaveh, Z.; Jin, C.; Huang, B.; Chang, S. H.; Ercan, B.; Gonnet, C.; Bigot-Astruc, M.; Molin, D.; Achten, F.; Sillard, P.; Amezcua-Correa, R.

97

Study of Inter-Modal Four Wave Mixing in Two Few-Mode Fibres with Different Phase Matching Properties

Authors:
Parmigiani, F.; Jung, Y.; Friis, S. M. M.; Kang, Q.; Begleris, I.; Horak, P.; Rottwitt, K.; Petropoulos, P.; Richardson, D. J.

98

40 dB-Rejection Sharp-Edge Integrated SOI Phase-Shifted Bragg Grating Filter for Microwave Photonics

Authors:
Serafino, G.; Porzi, C.; Velha, P.; Andriolli, N.; Ghelfi, P.; Bogoni, A.

99

Wavelength-tunable True Time Delay for Multi-beam Radio Beamformer in Multi-Gbps Satellite Communication

Authors:
Tessema, N.; Cao, Z.; Zantvoort, J. H. C. van; Tangdiongga, E.; Smolders, A. B.; A. M. J. Koonen,

100

Fully-Packaged 71-76 GHz Coherent Photonic Mixer featuring WR-12 Output for CRoF Backhauling

Authors:
Khani, B.; Rymanov, V.; Honecker, J.; Steffan, A. G.; Stoehr, A.

101

Optoelectronic comb generation and cross-injection locking of photonic integrated circuit for millimetre-wave generation

Authors:
Jankowski, A.; Kervella, G.; Chtioui, M.; Lamponi, M.; Dijk, F. van

102

Narrow Linewidth Operation (<10 kHz) in Self-injection-locked Tunable DFB Laser Array (SIL-TLA) Integrated with Optical Feedback Planar Lightwave Circuit (PLC)

Authors:
Ishii, Hiroyuki; Fujiwara, Naoki; Watanabe, Kei; Kanazawa, Shigeru; Itoh, Mikitaka; Takenouchi, Hirokazu; Miyamoto, Yutaka

103

Mitigation of Mode Partition Noise in Quantum-Dash Fabry-Perot Mode-Locked Lasers using Manchester Encoding

Authors:
Chaibi, Mohamed Essghair; Bramerie, Laurent; Lobo, Sebastien; Peucheret, Christophe

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105

Experimental demonstration of Compact and Robust All-Fiber Orbital Angular Momentum Generator

Authors:
Zeng, Xinglin; Li, Yan; Mo, Qi; Tian, Yongjie; Li, Wei; Liu, Zhijian; Wu, Jian

106

Microbending effects in hollow-core photonic bandgap fibers

Authors:
Numkam Fokoua, Eric; Chen, Yong; Richardson, David J.; Poletti, Francesco

107

Dispersion-Flattened Composite Highly Nonlinear Fibre Optimised for Broadband Pulsed Four-Wave Mixing

Authors:
Lillieholm, Mads; Galili, Michael; Oxenlowe, Leif K.

108

Mode-Selective Fiber Laser Using a Photonic Lantern

Authors:
Wang, Ning; Antonio-Lopez, J. Enrique; Alvarado Zacarias, J. C.; Sanjabi Eznaveh, Z.; Wen, He; Sillard, Pierre; Leon-Saval, Sergio; Schulzgen, Axel; Amezcua-Correa, Rodrigo; Li, Guifang

109

Photonic Reservoir Computing for Ultra-Fast Information Processing Using Semiconductor Lasers

Authors:
Fischer, Ingo; Bueno, Julian; Brunner, Daniel; Soriano, Miguel C.; Mirasso, Claudio

110

111

Linear and Nonlinear Frequency-Division Multiplexing

Authors:
Yousefi, Mansoor I.; Yangzhang, Xianhe

112

Periodic Nonlinear Fourier Transform Based Transmissions with High Order QAM Formats

Authors:
Kamalian, Morteza; Prilepsky, Jaroslaw E.; Le, Son Thai; Turitsyn, Sergei K.

113

Programmable single-photon to single-atom quantum interface

Authors:
Eschner, Juergen; Kurz, Christoph; Eich, Pascal; Schug, Michael; Mueller, Philipp

114

Multi-level Optical Signal Generation Using a Segmented-Electrode InP IQ-MZM with Integrated CMOS Binary Drivers

Authors:
Vanhoecke, M.; Argyris, N.; Aimone, A.; Dris, S.; Apostolopoulos, D.; Verheyen, K.; Vaernewyck, R.; Torfs, G.; Yin, X.; Bosman, E.; Fiol, G.; Gruner, M.; Kloetzer, R.; Bauwelinck, J.; Avramopoulos, H.

115

Ultra-High Bandwidth InP IQ Modulator with 1.5 V Vπ

Authors:
Ogiso, Y.; Yamada, T.; Ozaki, J.; Ueda, Y.; Kashio, N.; Kikuchi, N.; Yamada, E.; Mawatari, H.; Tanobe, H.; Kanazawa, S.; Yamazaki, H.; Ohiso, Y.; Fujii, T.; Ishikawa, M.; Kohtoku, M.

116

High-Speed Silicon-Organic Hybrid (SOH) Modulators

Authors:
Wolf, S.; Hartmann, W.; Lauermann, M.; Zwickel, H.; Kutuvantavida, Y.; Kieninger, C.; Freude, W.; Koos, C.

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118

Characterization and Digital Pre-compensation of Electro-optic Crosstalk in Silicon Photonics I/Q Modulators

Authors:
Chen, X.; Dong, P.; Chandrasekhar, S.; Kim, K.; Li, B.; Chen, H.; Adamiecki, A.; Gnauck, A.; Winzer, P.

119

Prospects for Real-Time Compensation of Fiber Nonlinearities

Authors:
Reimer, M.; O’Sullivan, M.; Zhuge, Q.; Oveis Gharan, S.; Borowiec, A.; Berg, L.; Mehta, P.

120

Equalization-Enhanced Phase Noise in Nonlinear Inverse Synthesis Transmissions

Authors:
Le, S. T.; Philips, I. D.; Prilepsky, J. E.; Kamalian, M.; Ellis, A. D.; Harper, P.; Turitsyn, S. K.

121

Blind Adaptive XPM Model Based Digital Backpropagation for Subcarrier-Multiplexing Systems

Authors:
Zhang, Fangyuan; Zhuge, Qunbi; Qiu, Meng; Chagnon, Mathieu; Plant, David V.

122

Demonstration of Coherent Transmission Reach Tripling by Frequency-Referenced Nonlinearity Pre-compensation in EDFA-only SMF Link

Authors:
Temprana, E.; Myslivets, E.; Ataie, V.; Kuo, B. P.-P.; Alic, N.; Vusirikala, V.; Dangui, V.; Radic, S.

123

Polarization Effects in Nonlinearity Compensated Links

Authors:
Jauregui Ruiz, Ivan Fernandez de; Ghazisaeidi, Amirhossein; Awwad, Elie; Tran, Patrice; Charlet, Gabriel

124

400 Gbit/s Real-Time All-Analogue FBMC/OFDM based on a Mode Locked Laser

Authors:
Gutierrez, F. A.; Martin, E. P.; Perry, P.; Ellis, A. D.; Anthur, A.; Panapakkam, V.; Gaimard, Q.; Merghem, K.; Lelarge, F.; Ramdane, A.; Barry, L. P.

125

Discrete Multi-tone Transmitter at Net Data Rate of 200 Gbps Using a Digital-Preprocessed Analog-Multiplexed DAC

Authors:
Yamazaki, Hiroshi; Nagatani, Munehiko; Kanazawa, Shigeru; Nosaka, Hideyuki; Hashimoto, Toshikazu; Hamaoka, Fukutaro; Miyamoto, Yutaka

126

Real-Time Hardware Demonstration of 180 Gbps DFT-S OFDM Receiver Based on Digital Sub-banding

Authors:
Tolmachev, A.; Meltsin, M.; Hilgendorf, R.; Orbah, M.; Birk, Y.; Ben-Ezra, S.; Nazarathy, M.

127

56 Gb/s DMT Transmission with VCSELs in 1.5 um Wavelength Range over up to 12 km for DWDM Intra-Data Center Connects

Authors:
Dochhan, Annika; Eiselt, Nicklas; Hohenleitner, Robert; Griesser, Helmut; Eiselt, Michael; Ortsiefer, Markus; Neumeyr, Christian; Vegas Olmos, Juan Jose; Tafur Monroy, Idelfonso; Elbers, Joerg-Peter

128

Adaptive and Efficient Multilayer Elastic Optical Network Planning

Authors:
Tanaka, Takafumi; Inui, Tetsuro; Kadohata, Akihiro; Hirano, Akira; Imajuku, Wataru

129

Broker-based Cooperative Game in Multi-Domain SD-EONs: Nash Bargaining for Agreement on Market-Share Partition

Authors:
Sun, Lu; Chen, Xiaoliang; Zhu, Shilin; Zhu, Zuqing; Castro, Alberto; Yoo, S. J. Ben

130

Time and Spectrum Aggregation in Metropolitan Network for Heterogeneous Traffic Profile

Authors:
Popescu, Ion; Triki, Ahmed; Cao, Xiaoyuan; Gravey, Annie; Tsuritani, Takehiro; Gravey, Philippe; Yoshikane, Noboru; Morvan, Michel

131

Comparing Networking Benefits of Digital Back-Propagation vs. Lightpath Regeneration

Authors:
Cantono, Mattia; Gaudino, Roberto; Poggiolini, Pierluigi; Curri, Vittorio

132

Latency-aware Multi-layer Network Optimization in IP-over- WDM Core Networks

Authors:
Rozic, Ciril; Klonidis, Dimitrios; Tomkos, Ioannis

133

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135

34.6 Tbit/s WDM Transmission Using Soliton Kerr Frequency Combs as Optical Source and Local Oscillator

Authors:
Marin, Pablo; Kemal, Juned N.; Trocha, Philipp; Wolf, Stefan; Kordts, Arne; Karpov, Maxim; Pfeiffer, Martin H. P.; Brasch, Victor; Freude, Wolfgang; Kippenberg, Tobias J.; Koos, Christian

136

137

Transmission of 100-Gb/s DSB-DMT over 80-km SMF Using 10-G class TTA and Direct-Detection

Authors:
Zhou, Jie; Zhang, Liang; Zuo, Tianjian; Zhang, Qiang; Zhang, Sen; Zhou, Enbo; Ning Liu, Gordon

138

25Gb/s PAM4 Adaptive Receiver Equalisation Requirements for Burst-Mode Transmission Systems

Authors:
Dalla Santa, Marco; Antony, Cleitus; Talli, Giuseppe; Townsend, Paul D.

139

140

Demonstration of Upstream Flexible 2-/4-PAM Formats for Practical PON Deployments

Authors:
Linden, van der Robbert; Yin, Xin; Tran, Nguyen-Cac; Bauwelinck, Johan; Tangdiongga, Eduward; Koonen, A. M. J.

141

Recent Progress on 25G EPON and beyond

Authors:
Houtsma, Vincent; Veen, Doutje van; Harstead, Ed

142

New Ultrafast Laser Sources and Nonlinear Devices Based on TM:II-VI Semiconductors

Authors:
Vasilyev, Sergey; Moskalev, Igor; Mirov, Mike; Smolski, Viktor; Mirov, Sergey; Gapontsev, Valentin

143

Fundamental and Applied Aspects of Submonolayer Quantum Dots as Active Medium in Opto-electronics

Authors:
Herzog, Bastian; Kolarczik, Mirco; Kaptan, Yuecel; Lingnau, Benjamin; Luedge, Kathy; Schulze, Jan-Hindrik; Rosales, Ricardo; Bimberg, Dieter; Strittmatter, Andre; Pohl, Udo W.; Woggon, Ulrike; Owschimikow, Nina

144

145

Nonlinear Integrated Photonics in Lithium Niobate by Direct Femtosecond Laser Lithography

Authors:
Kroesen, Sebastian; Wesemann, Lukas; Tekce, Kemal; Imbrock, Joerg; Denz, Cornelia

146

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148

High Dynamic Range Linear Optical sampling with Coherence Recovery for Measuring Fibre Impulse Response

Authors:
Ito, Fumihiko; Kono, Naoto; Iida, Daisuke; Manabe, Tetsuya

149

Measurement of Temperature-Induced Polarization Drift and Correlation in a 7-Core Fiber

Authors:
Mazur, Mikael; Taunay, Thierry; Geisler, Tommy; Gruener-Nielsen, Lars; Karlsson, Magnus; Andrekson, Peter A.

150

Multicore optical fiber grating arrays for sensing applications

Authors:
Westbrook, Paul S.; Kremp, Tristan; Feder, Kenneth S.; Taunay, Thierry F.; Monberg, Eric M.; Wu, Hongchao; Simoff, Debra A.; Ortiz, Roy M.

151

Probabilistically Shaped QAM for Independent Reach, Spectral Efficiency and Bit-rate Adaptation

Authors:
Buchali, Fred; Idler, Wilfried; Schmalen, Laurent; Böcherer, Georg; Schulte, Patrick; Steiner, Fabian

152

Low-Complexity Shaping for Enhanced Nonlinearity Tolerance

Authors:
Cho, Junho; Chandrasekhar, Sethumadhavan; Dar, Ronen; Winzer, Peter J.

153

Implicit Constellation Shaping in Regenerative Optical Networks

Authors:
Schmalen, Laurent; Buchali, Fred

154

Four-Dimensional Trellis Coded Modulation for Flexible Optical Transponders

Authors:
Alreesh, Saleem; Schmidt-Langhorst, Carsten; Emmerich, Robert; Wilke Berenguer, Pablo; Schubert, Colja; Fischer, Johannes Karl

155

156

Experimental Study of Nonlinear Phase Noise and its Impact on WDM Systems with DP-256QAM

Authors:
Yankov, Metodi P.; Da Ros, Francesco; Silva, Edson P. da; Fehenberger, Tobias; Barletta, Luca; Zibar, Darko; Oxenlowe, Leif K.; Galili, Michael; Forchhammer, Soren

157

Impact of WDM Channel Correlations on Nonlinear Transmission

Authors:
Dar, Ronen; Chandrasekhar, Sethumadhavan; Gnauck, Alan H.; Li, Borui; Cho, Junho; Burrows, Ellsworth C.; Winzer, Peter J.

158

Independence of the Impact of Inter-Channel Non-Linear Effects on Modulation Format and System Implications

Authors:
Nespola, Antonino; Bertignono, Luca; Bosco, Gabriella; Carena, Andrea; Poggiolini, Pierluigi; Forghieri, Fabrizio

159

Experimental Analysis of Correlations in the Nonlinear Phase Noise in Optical Fiber Systems

Authors:
Fehenberger, Tobias; Mazur, Mikael; Eriksson, Tobias A.; Karlsson, Magnus; Hanik, Norbert

160

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162

163

PIC-enabled Dynamic Bidirectional Indoor Network Employing Optical Wireless and Millimeter-wave Radio Techniques

Authors:
Mekonnen, Ketamaw A.; Oh, Chin Wan; Cao, Zizheng; Khalid, Amir Masood; Calabretta, Nicola; Tangdiongga, Eduward; Koonen, A. M. J.

164

Photonics-Aided over 100-Gbaud All-Band (D-, W- and V-Band) Wireless Delivery

Authors:
Li, Xinying; Yu, Jianjun; Xiao, Jiangnan; Xu, Yuming; Chen, Long

165

80 Gbit/s 16-QAM Multicarrier THz Wireless Communication Link in the 400 GHz Band

Authors:
Jia, Shi; Yu, Xianbin; Hu, Hao; Yu, Jinlong; Morioka, Toshio; Jepsen, Peter Uhd; Oxenlowe, Leif K.

166

Multi-tenant 5G Network Slicing Architecture with Dynamic Deployment of Virtualized Tenant Management and Orchestration (MANO) Instances

Authors:
Mayoral, Arturo; Vilalta, Ricard; Casellas, Ramon; Martinez, Ricardo; Munoz, Raul

167

First Experimental Demonstration of Secure NFV Orchestration over an SDN-Controlled Optical Network with Time-Shared Quantum Key Distribution Resources

Authors:
Aguado, Alejandro; Hugues-Salas, Emilio; Haigh, Paul Anthony; Marhuenda, Jaume; Price, Alasdair B.; Sibson, Phil; Kennard, Jake E.; Erven, Christopher; Rarity, John G.; Thompson, Mark G.; Lord, Andrew; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra

168

On-Demand Allocation of Control Plane Functions via SDN/NFV for Monitoring-enabled Flexi-grid Optical Networks with Programmable BVTs

Authors:
Casellas, Ramon; Fabrega, Josep M.; Munoz, Raul; Nadal Reixats, Laia; Vilalta, Ricard; Svaluto Moreolo, Michela; Martinez, Ricardo

169

Experimental Assessment of VDC Provisioning in SDN/OpenStack-based DC Infrastructures with Optical DCN

Authors:
Pages, Albert; Agraz, Fernando; Montero, Rafael; Landi, Giada; Monno, Roberto; Aznar, Jose Ignacio; Vines, Albert; Jackson, Chris; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Spadaro, Salvatore

170

Experimental Evaluation of YAMATO, a SDN Control Plane for Joint and Fractional-Joint Switched SDM Optical Networks

Authors:
Pederzolli, Federico; Gerola, Matteo; Zanardi, Andrea; Forns, Xavier; Ferran, J. F.; Siracusa, Domenico

171

Virtualized Routing and Frequency Allocation Functions in Elastic Optical Networks

Authors:
Pham Van, Quan; Verchere, Dominique; Khebbache, Selma; Zeghlache, Djamal; Layec, Patricia; Dupas, Arnaud; Bigo, Sebastien

172

173

Chipscale Frequency combs: From soliton physics to coherent telecommun

Authors:
Geiselmann, Michael; Brasch, Victor; Pfeiffer, Martin H. P.; Karpov, Maxim; Liu, Junqiu; Guo, Hairun; Lihachev, Grigoriy; Gorodetsky, Michael L.; Kippenberg, Tobias J.

174

Seeding of Modulation Instability in a Nonlinear Fiber Ring Cavity

Authors:
Bendahmane, Abdelkrim; Fatome, Julien; Finot, Christophe; Millot, Guy; Kibler, Bertrand

175

Comb Peculiarities of the Dispersion-managed Soliton in the Hybrid Mode-locked Erbium-doped All-fiber Ring Laser

Authors:
Dvoretskiy, Dmitriy A.; Sazonkin, Stanislav G.; Negin, Maxim A.; Shelestov, Dmitriy A.; Pnev, Alexey B.; Karasik, Valeriy E.; Krylov, Alexander A.; Obraztsova, Elena D.

176

Kerr Frequency Combs in a Bichromatically Pumped Nonlinear Fiber Ring Cavity

Authors:
Ceoldo, Davide; Bendahmane, Abdelkrim; Fatome, Julien; Millot, Guy; Hansson, Tobias; Modotto, Daniele; Wabnitz, Stefan; Kibler, Bertrand

177

Industrial Trends and Roadmap of Access

Authors:
Effenberger, Frank J.

178

Cost Effective 25 Gbps Optical Access Technology

Authors:
Veen, Doutje van; Houtsma, Vincent

179

125 μm 5-core fibre with heterogeneous design suitable for migration from single-core system to multi-core system

Authors:
Gonda, Tomohiro; Imamura, Katsunori; Sugizaki, Ryuichi; Kawaguchi, Yu; Tsuritani, Takehiro

180

Crosstalk-Managed Heterogeneous Single-Mode 32-Core Fibre

Authors:
Sasaki, Yusuke; Fukumoto, Ryohei; Takenaga, Katsuhiro; Aikawa, Kazuhiko; Saitoh, Kunimasa; Morioka, Toshio; Miyamoto, Yutaka

181

Coupled Few-mode Multi-core Fibre for Ultra-high Spatial Density Space Division Multiplexing

Authors:
Sakamoto, Takahide; Mori, Takayoshi; Wada, Masaki; Yamamoto, Fumihiko; Nakajima, Kazuhide

182

Compact 32-Core Multicore Fibre Isolator for High-Density Spatial Division Multiplexed Transmission

Authors:
Jung, Yongmin; Alam, Shaiful; Sasaki, Yusuke; Richardson, David J.

183

Effects of Core Count/Layout and Twisting Condition on Spatial Mode Dispersion in Coupled Multi-Core Fibers

Authors:
Hayashi, Tetsuya; Chen, Haoshuo; Fontaine, Nicolas K.; Nagashima, Takuji; Ryf, Roland; Essiambre, Rene-Jean; Taru, Toshiki

184

Experimental Demonstration of Nonbinary LDPC Convolutional Codes for DP-64QAM/256QAM

Authors:
Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Sugihara, Kenya; Millar, David S.; Pajovic, Milutin; Matsumoto, Wataru; Alvarado, Alex; Maher, Robert; Lavery, Domanic; Paskov, Milen; Kojima, Keisuke; Parsons, Kieran; Thomsen, Benn C.; Savory, Seb J.; Bayvel, Polina

185

Optimal Layered Scheduling for Hardware-Efficient Windowed Decoding of LDPC Convolutional Codes

Authors:
Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Draper, Stark C.; Wang, Ye; Sugihara, Kenya; Matsumoto, Wataru; Millar, David S.; Parsons, Kieran; Arlunno, Valeria; Kojima, Keisuke

186

Scalable SD-FEC for Efficient Next-generation Optical Networks

Authors:
Sugihara, Kenya; Ishii, Kenji; Dohi, Keisuke; Kubo, Kazuo; Sugihara, Takashi; Matsumoto, Wataru

187

Improvement on FEC performance by Turbo Equalization for Super-Nyquist WDM systems

Authors:
Yuan, Shuai; Igarashi, Koji; Tsuritani, Takehiro; Morita, Itsuro

188

Improved Soft-Decision Forward Error Correction via Post-Processing of Mismatched Log-Likelihood Ratios

Authors:
Alvarado, Alex; Szczecinski, Leszek; Fehenberger, Tobias; Paskov, Milen; Bayvel, Polina

189

5 and 7 bit/symbol 4D Modulation Formats Based on 2A8PSK

Authors:
Kojima, Keisuke; Yoshida, Tsuyoshi; Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Millar, David S.; Parsons, Kieran; Arlunno, Valeria

190

Digital Subcarrier Multiplexing 4-D Set-Partitioning QAM Signals

Authors:
Xiang, Meng; Zhuge, Qunbi; Qiu, Meng; Hoang, Thang M.; Osman, Mohamed M.; Zhou, Xingyu; Zhang, Fangyuan; Tang, Ming; Ke, Changjian; Liu, Deming; Fu, Songnian; Plant, David V.

191

96-GBaud Coded 8-Dimensional 16QAM Transmission over 5,252 km Using Iterative Soft-Output Decoding

Authors:
Nakamura, Masanori; Hamaoka, Fukutaro; Matsushita, Asuka; Horikoshi, Kengo; Yamazaki, Hiroshi; Nagatani, Munehiko; Sano, Akihide; Hirano, Akira; Miyamoto, Yutaka

192

Folded Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing for Super-Channel Sub-Banding

Authors:
Corcoran, Bill; Zhu, Chen; Song, Binhuang; Lowery, Arthur

193

Improved Flexibility in Rate and Reach by Time-Frequency Packed QPSK

Authors:
Hu, Qian; Buchali, Fred; Schmalen, Laurent; Idler, Wilfried; Dischler, Roman; Buelow, Henning

194

Quantum-dot lasers monolithically grown on silicon substrates

Authors:
Tang, Mingchu; Chen, Siming; Wu, Jiang; Liao, Mengya; Liu, Huiyun

195

Polymer-based Integrated Tuneable Laser with On-Chip Wavelength Locker

Authors:
Felipe, David de; Happach, Magnus; Kleinert, Moritz; Zawadzki, Crispin; Brinker, Walter; Rehbein, Wolfgang; Moehrle, Martin; Keil, Norbert; Hofmann, Werner; Schell, Martin

196

Wavelength Stabilized Silicon/III-­V Hybrid Laser

Authors:
Melikyan, Argishti; Valicourt, Guilhem de; Dong, Po; Fontaine, Nicolas; Kim, Kwangwoong; Chang, Chia-Ming; Chen, Young-Kai

197

Transmission Characteristics of 32-Gbaud PDM IQ Monolithic Silicon Modulator Operating with 2-VPPD Drive Voltage

Authors:
Ishikura, Norihiro; Goi, Kazuhiro; Zhu, Haike; Illarionov, Mikhail; Ishihara, Hiroki; Oka, Akira; Oda, Takuya; Masuko, Koichiro; Ori, Teijiro; Ogawa, Kensuke; Yoshida, Yuki; Kitayama, Ken-ichi; Liow, Tsung-Yang; Tu, Xiaoguang; Lo, Guo-Qiang; Kwong, Dim-Lee

198

High-Speed Monolithically Integrated Silicon Photonic Transmitters in 0.25 μm BiCMOS Platform

Authors:
Petousi, Despoina; Lopez, Iria Garcia; Lischke, Stefan; Knoll, Dieter; Rito, Pedro; Kroh, Marcel; Winzer, Georg; Mai, Christian; Voigt, Karsten; Ulusoy, Ahmet-Cagri; Kissinger, Dietmar; Zimmermann, Lars; Petermann, Klaus

199

High Radix All-Optical Switches for Software-Defined Datacentre Networks

Authors:
Parsons, Nick; Hughes, Adam; Jensen, Rich

200

Large-Scale Optical Circuit Switch for Intra-Datacenter Networking Using Silicon-Photonic Multicast Switch and Tunable Filter

Authors:
Ueda, Koh; Mori, Yojiro; Hasegawa, Hiroshi; Suzuki, Keijiro; Matsuura, Hiroyuki; Tanizawa, Ken; Suda, Satoshi; Ikeda, Kazuhiro; Namiki, Shu; Kawashima, Hitoshi; Nakamura, Shigeru; Yanagimachi, Shigeyuki; Tajima, Akio; Sato, Ken-ichi

201

System Performance Assessment of a Monolithically Integrated WDM Cross-Connect Switch for Optical Data Centre Networks

Authors:
Calabretta, Nicola; Miao, Wang; Prifti, Kristif; Williams, Kevin

202

Coherent Optical Subcarrier Processing and Add/Drop Multiplexing

Authors:
Schmidt-Langhorst, Carsten; Richter, Thomas; Elschner, Robert; Kato, Tomoyuki; Tanimura, Takahito; Watanabe, Shigeki; Hoshida, Takeshi; Schubert, Colja

203

Real-Time Single-Shot Diagnostics of Mode-Locked Lasers

Authors:
Herink, Georg; Kurtz, Felix; Jalali, Bahram; Ropers, Claus; Solli, Daniel R.

204

Real Time Measurements of Noise-induced Rogue Waves Generated by Modulation Instability in Optical Fibre

Authors:
Naerhi, Mikko; Wetzel, Benjamin; Billet, Cyril; Merolla, Jean-Marc; Toenger, Shanti; Sylvestre, Thibaut; Morandotti, Roberto; Dias, Frederic; Genty, Goery; Dudley, John M.

205

FBG Reflectivity Impact on RIN in Ultralong Laser Amplifiers

Authors:
Rizzelli, Giuseppe; Iqbal, Md Asif; Gallazzi, Francesca; Rosa, Pawel; Tan, Mingming; Corredera, Pedro; Ania-Castanon, Juan Diego; Harper, Paul

206

Extremely Pulsating Solitons in a Mode-locked Fiber Laser

Authors:
Peng, Junsong; Tarasov, Nikita; Sugavanam, Srikanth; Churkin, Dmitry

207

High-order linearly-polarized random Raman fiber laser for telecom applications

Authors:
Zlobina, Ekaterina A.; Kablukov, Sergey I.; Babin, Sergey

208

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210

Low-cost CD-ROADMs Based Elastic Optical Networks Employing Wavelength Defragmentation

Authors:
Takita, Yutaka; Tajima, Kazuyuki; Hashiguchi, Tomohiro; Katagiri, Toru

211

Low-Loss 25.3km Few-Mode Ring-Core Fibre for Mode-Division Multiplexed Transmission

Authors:
Jung, Yongmin; Kang, Qiongyue; Zhou, Hongyan; Zhang, Rui; Chen, Su; Wang, Honghai; Yang, Yucheng; Jin, Xianqing; Payne, Frank P.; Alam, Shaiful; Richardson, David J.

212

Group Delay Spread in Graded-Index 10-Spatial-Mode Fibers

Authors:
Castineiras Carrero, Carmen C.; Molin, Denis; Bigot-Astruc, Marianne; Bigot, Laurent; Quiquempois, Yves; Sillard, Pierre

213

Fibers with High Numbers of Modes and Low DMGDs

Authors:
Sillard, Pierre; Bigot-Astruc, Marianne; Molin, Denis; Jongh, Koen de; Achten, Frank

214

Demonstration of a Thin-Ring Air Core Fiber Supporting 22 Stable Angular Momentum Modes

Authors:
Gregg, Patrick; Kristensen, Poul; Golowich, Steven; Ramachandran, Siddharth

215

THz-Range Optical Frequency Shifter for Dual Polarization WDM Signals Using Frequency Conversion in Fibre

Authors:
Kato, Tomoyuki; Watanabe, Shigeki; Tanimura, Takahito; Richter, Thomas; Elschner, Robert; Schmidt-Langhorst, Carsten; Schubert, Colja; Hoshida, Takeshi

216

QPSK Phase-Regeneration in a Silicon Waveguide Using Phase-Sensitive Processing

Authors:
Sackey, Isaac; Liebig, Erik; Richter, Thomas; Gajda, Andrzej; Zimmermann, Lars; Petermann, Klaus; Schubert, Colja

217

Characterization of a Wavelength Converter for 256-QAM Signals Based on an AlGaAs-On-Insulator Nano-waveguide

Authors:
Da Ros, Francesco; Yankov, Metodi P.; Silva, E. P. da; Pu, Minhao; Ottaviano, Luisa; Hu, Hao; Semenova, Elizaveta; Forchhammer, Soren; Zibar, Darko; Galili, Michael; Yvind, Kresten; Oxenlowe, Leif K.

218

Experimental Demonstration of Phase-Sensitive Regeneration of a 20-40 Gb/s QPSK Channel without Phase-Locked Loop using Brillouin Amplification

Authors:
Almainman, Ahmed; Cao, Yinwen; Ziyadi, Morteza; Mohajerin-Ariaei, Amirhossein; Liao, Peicheng; Bao, Changjing; Alishahi, Fatemeh; Fallahpour, Ahmad; Shamee, Bishara; Touch, Joe; Akasaka, Youichi; Ikeuchi, Tadashi; Wilkinson, Steven; Tur, Moshe; Willner, Alan E.

219

82.29-Tb/s (182x560-Gb/s) Transmission of 42GHz-Spaced WDM PDM-128-QAM OFDM Signals over 100-km SMF

Authors:
Li, Fan; Yu, Jianjun; Wang, Yuanquan; Zhang, Junwen; Li, Xinying; Chien, Hung-Chang

220

Super-Nyquist 9-WDM 126-GBaud PDM-QPSK Transmission over 7878 km using Digital-Preprocessed Analog-Multiplexed DAC for Long-Haul Applications

Authors:
Matsushita, Asuka; Hamaoka, Fukutaro; Nakamura, Masanori; Horikoshi, Kengo; Yamazaki, Hiroshi; Nagatani, Munehiko; Sano, Akihide; Hirano, Akira; Miyamoto, Yutaka

221

Comparison of Single Carrier 200G 4QAM, 8QAM and 16QAM in a WDM Field Trial Demonstration over 612 km SSMF

Authors:
Khanna, Ginni; Rahman, Talha; Man, Erik de; Riccardi, Emilio; Pagano, Annachiara; Chiado Piat, Anna; Spinnler, Bernhard; Calabro, Stefano; Rafique, Danish; Feiste, Uwe; Waardt, Huug de; Sommerkorn-Krombholz, Bernd; Drenksi, Tomislav; Bohn, Marc; Napoli, Antonio; Hanik, Norbert

222

Experimental Study of Subcarrier Multiplexing Benefit in 74 nm Bandwidth Transmission up to 20,450 km

Authors:
Cai, Jin-Xing; Mazurczyk, Matthew; Sinkin, Oleg V.; Bolshtyansky, Maxim; Foursa, Dmitri G.; Pilipetskii, Alexei

223

Solutions for 400 Gbit/s Inter Data Center WDM Transmission

Authors:
Dochhan, Annika; Eiselt, Nicklas; Griesser, Helmut; Eiselt, Michael; Vegas Olmos, Juan Jose; Tafur Monroy, Idelfonso; Elbers, Joerg-Peter

224

Field-Trial of a Real-Time 100 Gb/s TWDM-PON Based on 10G-Class Optical Devices

Authors:
Yi, Lilin; Ji, Honglin; Li, Zhengxuan; Li, Xiang; Li, Cai; Yang, Qi; Xue, Lei; Wang, Xiaodong; Wang, Suyi; Yang, Ying; Xu, Junbo; Yu, Shaohua; Hu, Weisheng

225

Experimental Demonstration of Low Cost Wavelength Drift Mitigation for TWDM Systems

Authors:
Simon, Gael; Saliou, Fabienne; Chanclou, Philippe; Anet Neto, Luiz; Erasme, Didier

226

227

Dynamically Reconfigurable TDM-DWDM PON Ring Architecture for Efficient Rural Deployment

Authors:
Carey, Daniel; Brandonisio, Nicola; Porto, Stefano; Naughton, Alan; Ossieur, Peter; Parsons, Nick; Talli, Giuseppe; Townsend, Paul

228

User/Service Group Separation in Optical Domain Using Overlayed Modulation Technique for 40 Gbit/s Single Wavelength TDM PON

Authors:
Borkowski, Robert; Bonk, Rene; Poehlmann, Wolfgang; Pfeiffer, Thomas

229

Optimization of Integrated Silicon Doped Heaters for Optical Microring Resonators

Authors:
Pintus, Paolo; Manganelli, Costanza; Gambini, Fabrizio; Di Pasquale, Fabrizio; Fournier, Maryse; Lemonnier, Olivier; Kopp, Christophe; Oton, Claudio J.

230

231

Novel Nonreciprocal Devices with Integrated Electromagnet for Silicon Photonics

Authors:
Pintus, Paolo; Huang, Duanni; Zhang, Chong; Shoji, Yuya; Mizumoto, Tetsuya; Bowers, John E.

232

Hybrid 2D/3D Photonic Integration for Non-Planar Circuit Topologies

Authors:
Nesic, Aleksandar; Blaicher, Matthias; Hoose, Tobias; Lauermann, Matthias; Kutuvantavida, Yasar; Freude, Wolfgang; Koos, Christian

233

234

Experimental Observation of Mid-infrared Supercontinuum Generation in an As2Se3- AsSe2 Fiber

Authors:
Cheng, Tonglei; Nagasaka, Kenshiro; Tuan, Tong Hoang; Xue, Xiaojie; Matsumoto, Morio; Tezuka, Hiroshige; Suzuki, Takenobu; Ohishi, Yasutake

235

Low-loss and Low-nonlinearity Few-mode Fibre for LP21 Mode Transmission with Low DSP Complexity

Authors:
Mori, Takayoshi; Sakamoto, Takahide; Wada, Masaki; Urushibara, Azusa; Yamamoto, Takashi; Nakajima, Kazuhide

236

Theoretical study of mode coupling via the gain medium in FM-EDFA including mode beating effects

Authors:
Trinel, Jean-Baptiste; Le Cocq, Guillaume; Vanvincq, Olivier; Quiquempois, Yves; Andresen, Esben Ravn; Bigot, Laurent

237

Bi/Er Co-doped Fibers as an Active Medium for Optical Amplifiers for the C-, L- and U- Telecommunication Bands

Authors:
Firstov, Sergei V.; Khopin, Vladimir F.; Riumkin, Konstantin E.; Alyshev, Sergey V.; Melkumov, Mikhail A.; Guryanov, Aleksey N.; Dianov, Evgeny M.

238

Angular Momentum Dependence of the Twist-Induced Effect in Few-Mode Fibres

Authors:
Martelli, Paolo; Fasiello, Annalaura; Soccali, Oriana; Boffi, Pierpaolo; Martinelli, Mario

239

Improved Method for Measuring Inter-Core Crosstalk in Multi-Core Fibres Using a Near-Infrared Camera

Authors:
Saitoh, Shota; Amma, Yoshimichi; Sasaki, Yusuke; Takenaga, Katsuhiro; Aikawa, Kazuhiko

240

Highly Nonlinear Few-Mode Fiber for Optical Parametric Amplification

Authors:
Nazemosadat, Elham; Lorences-Riesgo, Abel; Karlsson, Magnus; Andrekson, Peter A.

241

Low Operating-Energy Directly Modulated Membrane Distributed-Reflector Lasers on Si

Authors:
Fujii, Takuro; Takeda, Koji; Kanno, Erina; Hasebe, Koichi; Nishi, Hidetaka; Nakao, Ryo; Yamamoto, Tsuyoshi; Kakitsuka, Takaaki; Matsuo, Shinji

242

8-channel InP OFDM Transmitter PIC with Integrated Optical Fourier Transform

Authors:
Gomez Saavedra, Braulio; Kaiser, Ronald; Beyer, Johannes; Rausch, Marko; Gruner, Marko; Fuerst, Walter; Schell, Martin

243

Integrated 8-Channel Mode and Wavelength Demultiplexer for MDM and WDM Transmission over Few-Mode Fibers

Authors:
Melati, Daniele; Alippi, Andrea; Annoni, Andrea; Peserico, Nicola; Melloni, Andrea

244

PDM-QPSK WDM Signal Amplification Using PPLN-Based Polarization-Independent In-Line Phase-Sensitive Amplifier

Authors:
Abe, Masashi; Kazama, Takushi; Umeki, Takeshi; Enbutsu, Koji; Miyamoto, Yutaka; Takenouchi, Hirokazu

245

Broadband Frequency Comb Generation in Aluminum Nitride Microring Resonators

Authors:
Liu, Xianwen; Sun, Changzheng; Xiong, Bing; Wang, Jian; Wang, Lai; Han, Yanjun; Hao, Zhibiao; Li, Hongtao; Luo, Yi; Yan, Jianchang; Wei, Tongbo; Zhang, Yun; Wang, Junxi

246

Broadband 8x8 Si-Wire PILOSS Switch with Double Mach-Zehnder Switch Elements

Authors:
Suzuki, Keijiro; Tanizawa, Ken; Suda, Satoshi; Matsuura, Hiroyuki; Ikeda, Kazuhiro; Namiki, Shu; Kawashima, Hitoshi

247

Route-and-Select Type Wavelength Cross Connect for Core-Shuffling of 7-Core MCFs with Spatial and Planar Optical Circuit

Authors:
Yamaguchi, Keita; Nakajima, Mitsumasa; Ikuma, Yuichiro; Seno, Kazunori; Moriwaki, Osamu; Suzuki, Kenya; Itoh, Mikitaka; Fukutoku, Mitsunori; Miyamoto, Yutaka; Hashimoto, Toshikazu

248

Flexible, Multi-channel, Ultra-dense Optical Interface for Silicon Photonics

Authors:
Kopp, Victor I.; Park, Jongchul; Wlodawski, Mitch S.; Singer, Jonathan; Neugroschl, Dan; Heyn, Peter de; Snyder, Brad; Van Campenhout, Joris; Absil, Philippe

249

On-Chip Optical Sampling using an Integrated SOA-based Nonlinear Optical Loop Mirror

Authors:
Zhuang, Leimeng; Zhu, Chen; Corcoran, Bill; Geng, Zihan; Song, Binhuang; Lowery, Arthur

250

251

Integrated Switchable Mode Exchange for Reconfigurable Mode-Multiplexing Optical Networks

Authors:
Sun, Chunlei; Yu, Yu; Chen, Guanyu; Zhang, Xinliang

252

253

254

Sidelobe Suppression using Cancellation Sub-Carriers for OFDM Superchannels

Authors:
Xie, Yiwei; Zhu, Chen; Song, Binhuang; Lowery, Arthur James

255

Real-Time Flexible Heterogeneous UDWDM System for Coherent PON

Authors:
Ferreira, Ricardo M.; Shahpari, Ali; Amado, Sofia B.; Reis, Jacklyn D.; Pinto, Armando N.; Teixeira, Antonio L.

256

Cluster Analysis of Received Constellations for Optical Performance Monitoring

Authors:
Weerdenburg, John van; Uden, Roy van; Sillekens, Eric; Waardt, Huug de; Koonen, Ton; Okonkwo, Chigo

257

Embedded In-Band DQPSK Signaling within n-QAM Data Transmission

Authors:
Dischler, Roman; Buchali, Fred; Schmalen, Laurent

258

Characterization and Pre-Distortion of Linear and Non-Linear Transmitter Impairments for PM-64QAM Applications

Authors:
Duthel, Thomas; Hermann, Peter; Schießl, Johann; Fludger, Chris R. S.; Bisplinghoff, Andreas; Kupfer, Theodor

259

A Novel Fixed Throughput Nonlinear Cross-Polarization Compensation: Flexible k-Best GML

Authors:
Layec, Patricia; Rossi, Nicola; Bigo, Sebastien

260

A Trellis-Based Phase Correction for Mitigating Nonlinear Effects

Authors:
Zamani, Mahdi; Najafi, Hossein; Yao, Demin; Mitra, Jeebak; Li, Chuandong; Zhang, Zhuhong

261

Ultra-Wideband Nonlinearity Compensation Performance in the Presence of PMD

Authors:
Liga, Gabriele; Czegledi, Cristian B.; Xu, Tianhua; Agrell, Erik; Killey, Robert I.; Bayvel, Polina

262

Novel IM/DD Single-Sideband OFDM Generation Featuring Tolerance to Dispersion-Related Fading and Distortion

Authors:
Wang, Yi-Hsiang; Wei, Chia-Chien; Taga, Hidenori; Tsuritani, Takehiro

263

Precoded Faster-than-Nyquist Coherent Optical Transmission

Authors:
Jana, Mrinmoy; Medra, Ahmed; Lampe, Lutz; Mitra, Jeebak

264

Electro-Optic Frequency Offset Estimator for Optical OFDM

Authors:
Jignesh, Jokhakar; Corcoran, Bill; Zhu, Chen; Lowery, Arthur

265

Adaptive RF Signal Stability Distribution Over Remote Optical Fiber Transfer Based on Photonic Phase Shifter

Authors:
Zhai, Wensheng; Huang, Shanguo; Gao, Xinlu; Xie, Mutong; Zhao, Mingyang; Xu, Wenjing; Gu, Wanyi

266

Techno-Economic Analysis of Carrier Sources in Slice-able Bandwidth Variable Transponders

Authors:
Imran, Muhammad; Errico, A. D.; Lord, Andrew; Poti, Luca

267

Experimental Validation of Scalability Improvement for Passive Optical Interconnect by Implementing Digital Equalization

Authors:
Lin, Rui; Pang, Xiaodan; Ozolins, Oskars; Feng, Zhenhua; Djupsjoebacka, Anders; Westergren, Urban; Schatz, Richard; Jacobsen, Gunnar; Tang, Ming; Fu, Songnian; Liu, Deming; Popov, Sergei; Chen, Jiajia

268

269

Direct Measurement on Frequency Response of Common Mode Rejection Ratio in Coherent Receiver

Authors:
Inagaki, Keizo; Kawanishi, Tetsuya; Kanno, Atsushi; Yamamoto, Naokatsu

270

SDN-enabled Backpropagation Correction for OSNR Estimation and Optimization in Under-Monitored EDFA-based Optical Links

Authors:
Assine, Juliano Siloto; Bravalheri, Anderson; Carvalho, Heitor; Garrich, Miquel; Fei, Yue; Wang, Xue; Fumagalli, Andrea; Oliveira, Juliano

271

MxM WSS Based ROADM Architecture with Topology- Insensitive Routing Performance

Authors:
Niwa, Masaki; Mori, Yojiro; Hasegawa, Hiroshi; Sato, Ken-ichi

272

SEFDM Based Spectrum Compressed VLC System Using RLS Time-domain Channel Estimation and ID-FSD Hybrid Decoder

Authors:
Wang, Yiguang; Zhou, Yingjun; Gui, Tao; Zhong, Kangping; Zhou, Xian; Wang, Liang; Lau, Alan Pak Tao; Lu, Chao; Chi, Nan

273

Real Time 10Gb-Ethernet Transmission over 2D Indoor Passive Beam Steered Optical Wireless System based on High Port Arrayed Waveguide Gratings

Authors:
Khalid, Amir Masood; Torres Vega, Maria; Mekonen, Ketamaw A.; Cao, Zizheng; Liotta, Antonio; Koonen, A. M. J.

274

Multi-Wavelength Multiplexer with Independent Mode Control Based on Multi-Plane Light Conversion

Authors:
Labroille, Guillaume; Barre, Nicolas; Jian, Pu; Morizur, Jean-Francois

275

Capacity Improvement Using Bandwidth-Variable Transceiver in Meshed Optical Networks with Cascaded ROADMs

Authors:
Zhou, Xinyu; Zhuge, Qunbi; Qiu, Meng; Xiang, Meng; Zhang, Fangyuan; Wu, Baojian; Plant, David V.

276

Up to 108 Gb/s PAM 850 nm Multi and Single Mode VCSEL Transmission over 100 m of Multi Mode Fiber

Authors:
Stepniak, Grzegorz; Chorchos, Lukasz; Agustin, Mikel; Kropp, Joerg-R.; Ledentsov, Nikolay N.; Shchukin, Vitaly A.; Ledentsov, Nikolay Jr.; Turkiewicz, Jaroslaw P.

277

PAM-n Solutions for Low-Cost Implementations of 100 Gbps/Λ Transmissions

Authors:
Prodaniuc, Cristian; Stojanovic, Nebojsa; Karinou, Fotini; Qiang, Zhang; Dippon, Thomas; Llorente,  Roberto

278

Low Latency Optical Label Switched Add-Drop Node for Multi-Tb/s Data Center Interconnect Metro Networks

Authors:
Miao, Wang; Weerdenburg, John van; Uden, Roy van; Waardt, Huug de; Koonen, Ton; Okonkwo, Chigo; Calabretta, Nicola

279

280

Inter-Island Demonstration of an FSO High Speed Laser Ethernet Transceiver for Telerobotic Space-Surface Control

Authors:
Shrestha, Amita; Ramirez, Julio; Giggenbach, Dirk; Pacheco-Labrador, Jorge; Schmidt, Christopher

281

Quantum-limited Measurements of Signals from Geostationary Earth Orbit

Authors:
Elser, Dominique; Guenthner, Kevin; Khan, Imran; Stiller, Birgit; Bayraktar, Oemer; Mueller, Christian R.; Saucke, Karen; Troendle, Daniel; Heine, Frank; Seel, Stefan; Greulich, Peter; Zech, Herwig; Guetlich, Bjoern; Richter, Ines; Meyer, Rolf; Marquardt, Christoph; Leuchs, Gerd

282

Single-channel 5.12 Tbit/s (1.28 Tbaud) DQPSK Transmission over 300 km Using Non-coherent Nyquist Pulses

Authors:
Suzuki, Daiki; Harako, Koudai; Hirooka, Toshihiko; Nakazawa, Masataka

283

284

285

178 Gb/s Short-Range Optical Transmission Based on OFDM, Electrical Up-Conversion and Signal Combining

Authors:
Kottke, Christoph; Schmidt, Christian; Habel, Kai; Jungnickel, Volker

286

High Resolution Characterization of the Spectral Broadening Due to Inter-Channel Fiber Nonlinearities

Authors:
Kashi, Aazar S.; Cartledge, John C.; Rezania, Ali; Bakhshali, Ali; O'Sullivan, Maurice; Laperle, Charles; Borowiec, Andrzej; Roberts, Kim

287

Evaluation of High-Speed EML-based IM/DD links with PAM Modulations and Low-Complexity Equalization

Authors:
Pang, Xiaodan; Ozolins, Oskars; Gaiarin, Simone; Olmedo, Miguel Iglesias; Schatz, Richard; Westergren, Urban; Zibar, Darko; Popov, Sergei; Jacobsen, Gunnar

288

Experimental Demonstration of Physical-Layer Security in a Fiber-Optic Link by Information Scrambling

Authors:
Cho, Junho; Guan, Kyle; Chandrasekhar, Sethumadhavan; Winzer, Peter J.

289

Achievable Information Rates Estimation for 100-nm Raman-Amplified Optical Transmission System

Authors:
Shevchenko, Nikita A.; Xu, Tianhua; Semrau, Daniel; Saavedra, Gabriel; Liga, Gabriele; Paskov, Milen; Galdino, Lidia; Alvarado, Alex; Killey, Robert I.; Bayvel, Polina

290

291

Effect of Statistical Variations in the Response of Cascaded ROADMs on 100 Gb/s DP QPSK System Performance

Authors:
Cartledge, John C.; Doggart, Clay; O'Sullivan, Maurice; Laperle, Charles; Borowiec, Andrzej; Roberts, Kim

292

293

Experimental Investigation of the Impact of Distributed Link PDL on a Coherent Transmission System

Authors:
Chin, Hou-Man; Charlton, Douglas; Borowiec, Andrzej; Laperle, Charles; Reimer, Michael; O’Sullivan, Maurice; Savory, Seb J.

294

Filterless Networks Based on Optical White Boxes and SDM

Authors:
Muhammad, Ajmal; Furdek, Marija; Zervas, Georgios; Wosinska, Lena

295

Experimental Assessment of Seamless Interconnection of OPS and EPS Networks with IP Addressing and Routing Control

Authors:
Xu, Sugang; Fujikawa, Kenji; Furukawa, Hideaki; Harai, Hiroaki; Awaji, Yoshinari; Wada, Naoya

296

Optical Networking Utilizing Virtual Direct Links

Authors:
Ito, Yusaku; Mori, Yojiro; Hasegawa, Hiroshi; Sato, Ken-ichi

297

Passive Optical Metro Network based on NG-PON2 with Sharing Burst-mode Receiver between Continuous-mode and Burst-mode Transmitters to Support Cloud Edges

Authors:
Hattori, Kyota; Nakagawa, Masahiro; Matsuda, Toshiya; Katayama, Masaru; Koda, Katsutoshi

298

Spectrum sharing for elastic transmission parameter adaptation

Authors:
Sambo, Nicola; Christodoulopoulos, Kostas; Castoldi, Piero; Varvarigos, Emmanouel

299

Methods of Designing Green Optical Networks With Parallel Integration of Optical Components

Authors:
Turkcu, Onur; Gopalan, Abishek; Lu, Biao; Chitambar, Abhijit; Mahajan, Pravin; Kandappan, Parthiban

300

Techno-economic evaluation of Optical Transport Network in metropolitan deployments

Authors:
Jimenez, Tamara; Lopez, Victor; Jimenez, Felipe; Gonzalez de Dios, Oscar; Fernandez-Palacios, Juan Pedro

301

10-Gbaud OOK / PAM4 Digital Mobile Fronthaul based on One-Bit / Two-bit Δ-Σ Modulation Supporting Carrier Aggregation of 32 LTE-A Signals with up to 256 and 1024QAM

Authors:
Wang, Jing; Yu, Zhenhua; Ying, Kai; Zhang, Junwen; Lu, Feng; Xu, Mu; Cheng, Lin; Ma, Xiaoli; Chang, Gee-Kung

302

Analysis of Performance Degradations Induced by Multipath Interferences in RoF-based Mobile Fronthaul Network Implemented by Using Directly Modulated Lasers

Authors:
Kim, Byung Gon; Kim, Hoon; Tanaka, Kazuki; Kobayashi, Takashi; Nishimura, Kosuke; Suzuki, Masatoshi; Chung, Yun

303

304

Demonstration of NG-PON2 Coexisting with Other Systems on Same ODN by Using WDM filter with Low Power Penalty of under 1.0 dB

Authors:
Sakaue, Yuki; Taguchi, Katsuhisa; Hara, Kazutaka; Shitaba, Toshiaki; Taniguchi, Tomohiro; Nishihara, Susumu; Asaka, Kota; Suzuki, Ken-Ichi; Otaka, Akihiro

305

190-Gb/s CPRI-Equivalent Rate Fiber-Wireless Mobile Fronthaul for Simultaneous Transmission of LTE-A and F-OFDM Signals

Authors:
Dat, Pham Tien; Kanno, Atsushi; Yamamoto, Naokatsu; Kawanishi, Tetsuya

306

Experimental Optimization of DSP-Aggregated Front-hauling Transmission for up to 4x96 LTE radio waveforms

Authors:
Befekadu, Mengesha; Straullu, Stefano; Abrate, Silvio; Gaudino, Roberto

307

10 Gbit/s Phase Time Diversity Directly Modulated DFB with Single-PD Intradyne Receiver for Coherent WDM-PON

Authors:
Cano, Ivan N.; Velasquez, J. Camilo; Polo, Victor; Prat, Josep

308

Transmission Experiment of LTE Signals by IF-over-Fiber Using Commercial Base Station and Deployed Optical Fibers

Authors:
Kim, Byung Gon; Tanaka, Kazuki; Kobayashi, Takashi; Bekkali, Abdelmoula; Nishimura, Kosuke; Kim, Hoon; Suzuki, Masatoshi; Chung, Yun C.

309

A Techno-Economic Outlook to Optical-Interface Requirements for Midhauling of 5G Small Cells

Authors:
Musumeci, Francesco; Tornatore, Massimo; Pattavina, Achille

310

Flexible 2/4-PAM-Modulation 25-Gb/s PON for Next Generation Access Network

Authors:
Gao, Jianhe; Lin, Huafeng; Liu, Xiang; Wu, Xuming; Zhou, Lei; Yao, Shuchang

311

Improving the CoMP Performance through Wavelength Reconfiguration in Cloud Radio and Optical Access Networks

Authors:
Zhang, Jiawei; Ji, Yuefeng; Jia, Songhao; Li, Hui; Yu, Xiaosong; Zhao, Yongli; Zhang, Jie

312

313

Experimental Demonstration of Modulation-Dependent Nonlinear Interference in Optical Fibre Communication

Authors:
Galdino, Lidia; Liga, Gabriele; Saavedra, Gabriel; Ives, David; Maher, Robert; Alvarado, Alex; Savory, Seb; Killey, Robert; Bayvel, Polina

314

Dispersion Map Optimization for Nonlinearity Mitigation in Two-Span Phase-Sensitive Amplifier Links

Authors:
Astra, Egon; Olsson, Samuel L. I.; Eliasson, Henrik; Laadung, Taavi; Andrekson, Peter A.

315

Wavelength Selective Switch for Commercial Multimode Fiber Supporting 576 Spatial Channels

Authors:
Chen, Haoshuo; Fontaine, Nicolas K.; Ryf, Roland; Huang, Bin; Velzquez-Bentez, Amado; Jin, Cang; Ercan, Burcu; Neilson, David T.

316

Waveguide-Frontend with Integrated Polarization Diversity Optics for Wavelength Selective Switch Array

Authors:
Kudo, Hiroshi; Ikuma, Yuichiro; Shikama, Kota; Sakamaki, Yohei; Nakajima, Mitsumasa; Yamaguchi, Keita; Seno, Kazunori; Suzuki, Kenya; Itoh, Mikitaka; Hashimoto, Toshikazu

317

Compact Silicon Photonic Interleaver Using an Interfering Loop Containing a Fabry-Perot Cavity Formed by Sagnac Loop

Authors:
Jiang, Xinhong; Yang, Yuxing; Liu, Boyu; Zhang, Yong; Qiu, Ciyuan; Su, Yikai

318

Ultra-compact and Highly Efficient Polarization Splitter and Rotator Based on a Silicon Bent Directional Coupler

Authors:
Zhang, Yong; He, Yu; Jiang, Xinhong; Liu, Boyu; Qiu, Ciyuan; Su, Yikai

319

320

Experimental Demonstration of 56 Gbit/s PAM-4 over 15 km and 84 Gbit/s PAM-4 over 1 km SSMF at 1525 nm using a 25G VCSEL

Authors:
Eiselt, Nicklas; Griesser, Helmut; Wei, Jinlong; Dochhan, Annika; Hohenleitner, Robert; Ortsiefer, Markus; Eiselt, Michael; Neumeyr, Christian; Vegas Olmos, Juan Jose; Tafur Monroy, Idelfonso

321

Single Lane 150-Gb/s, 100-Gb/s and 70-Gb/s 4-PAM Transmission over 100-m, 300-m and 500-m MMF Using 25-G Class 850nm VCSEL

Authors:
Zuo, Tianjian; Zhang, Liang; Zhou, Jie; Zhang, Qiang; Zhou, Enbo; Liu, Gordon Ning

322

High-Speed VCSELs for Datacom

Authors:
Larsson, Anders; Gustavsson, Johan S.; Westbergh, Petter; Haglund, Emanuel; Haglund, Erik; Simpanen, Ewa

323

56 Gb/s PAM-4 Driver IC for Long-Wavelength VCSEL Transmitters

Authors:
Soenen, Wouter; Vaernewyck, Renato; Yin, Xin; Spiga, Silvia; Amann, Markus-Christian; Van Steenberge, Geert; Mentovich, Elad; Bakopoulos, Paraskevas; Bauwelinck, Johan

324

100Gbps PAM-4 Transmission over 100m OM4 and Wideband Fiber using 850nm VCSELs

Authors:
Lavrencik, Justin; Varughese, Siddharth; Thomas, Varghese A.; Landry, Gary; Sun, Yi; Shubochkin, Roman; Balemarthy, Kasyapa; Tatum, Jim; Ralph, Stephen E.

325

Experimental Investigation of an Optically-superimposed AMCC in 100 Gb/s Coherent WDM-PON for 5G Mobile Fronthaul

Authors:
Yoshima, Satoshi; Katsumata, Takaaki; Miura, Hiroshi; Noguchi, Yuita; Nagasawa, Akiko; Suzuki, Naoki; Noda, Masaki

326

Experimental Investigation of AMCC Superimposition Impact on CPRI Signal Transmission in DWDM-PON Network

Authors:
Nakagawa, Goji; Sone, Kyosuke; Oda, Shoichiro; Yoshida, Setsuo; Aoki, Yasuhiko; Takizawa, Motoyuki; Rasmussen, Jens C.

327

Low-frequency Pilot Tone Management for WDM-PON toward Future Mobile Fronthaul employing 64B/66B Line Coding

Authors:
Honda, Kazuaki; Kobayashi, Takayuki; Nishihara, Susumu; Shimada, Tatsuya; Terada, Jun; Otaka, Akihiro

328

Experimental Real Time AMCC Implementation for Fronthaul in PtP WDM-PON

Authors:
Tayq, Zakaria; Anet Neto, Luiz; Chanclou, Philippe; Aupetit-Berthelemot, Christelle

329

Experimental Demonstration of Accommodation of TDD-based Mobile Fronthaul and Secondary Services in a TDM-PON

Authors:
Hisano, Daisuke; Kobayashi, Takayuki; Ou, Hiroshi; Shimada, Tatsuya; Terada, Jun; Otaka, Akihiro

330

Dynamic Resource Sharing for C-RANs with Joint Orchestration of Radio and Transport

Authors:
Raza, Muhammad Rehan; Fiorani, Matteo; Rostami, Ahmad; Skubic, Bjoern; Oehlen, Peter; Wosinska, Lena; Monti, Paolo

331

Can Metro Networks Be the Next Playground for (True) Elastic Networks

Authors:
Layec, Patricia; Dupas, Arnaud; Verchere, Dominique; Bigo, Sebastien

332

Demonstration of Bandwidth Maximization between Flexi/Fixed Grid Optical Networks with Real-Time BVTs

Authors:
Yan, Shuangyi; Hugues-Salas, Emilio; Hammad, Ali; Yan, Yan; Saridis, George; Bidkar, Sarvesh; Nejabati, Reza; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Dupas, Arnaud; Layec, Patricia

333

Spectral-Efficiency Maximization with Subcarrier-Multiplexed Hybrid-QAM Signals Adaptive to Distance and Hop Count

Authors:
Isono, Yuma; Niwa, Masaki; Mori, Yojiro; Hasegawa, Hiroshi; Sato, Ken-ichi

334

Energy Efficiency of General-Purpose Systems Employing Virtualization Concepts in Operator Networks

Authors:
Lange, Christoph; Kosiankowski, Dirk; Schlosser, Michael; Gladisch, Andreas

335

Software Defined Contention in Wavelength Cross-Connects

Authors:
Zami, Thierry; Kelly, Colin

336

Demonstration of an Ultra-Flat Raman-Enhanced Fibre Optical Parametric Amplifier (FOPA) with >110nm Gain-Bandwidth

Authors:
Gordienko, Vladimir; Stephens, Marc F. C.; Takasaka, Shigehiro; El-Taher, Atalla E.; Phillips, Ian; Forysiak, Wladek; Sugizaki, Ryuichi; Doran, Nick J.

337

Millimeter-Resolution Long Range Optical Frequency Domain Reflectometry for Health Monitoring of Access Network

Authors:
Wang, Bin; Fan, Xinyu; Yang, Guangyao; Liu, Qingwen; He, Zuyuan

338

High-speed Dynamic Strain Measurement Based on Frequency-swept Pulsed BOTDA

Authors:
Kito, Chihiro; Takahashi, Hiroshi; Toge, Kunihiro; Manabe, Tetsuya

339

Experimental Evaluation of RF Crosstalk in Multicore Fibers for Radio over Fiber Applications

Authors:
Galve Higon, Jose Manuel; Gasulla, Ivana; Sales, Salvador; Alves, Tiago; Cartaxo, Adolfo; Capmany, Jose

340

Dependence of Kerr Comb Linewidth and Coherent System Performance on the Pump Linewidth

Authors:
Liao, Peicheng; Bao, Changjing; Kordts, Arne; Maxim, Karpov; Peter, P. M. H.; Zhang, Lin; Mohajerin-Ariaei, Amirhossein; Cao, Yinwen; Almaiman, Ahmed; Ziyadi, Morteza; Akasaka, Youichi; Yeminy, Tomer; Wilkinson, Steven R.; Tur, Moshe; Kippenberg, Tobias J.; Willner, Alan E.

341

Optimizing the Curvature of Elliptical Cladding Elements to Reduce Leakage Loss in Antiresonant Hollow Core Fibres

Authors:
Putten, Lieke D. van; Numkam Fokoua, Eric; Mousavi, Seyedmohammad A.; Belardi, Walter; Poletti, Francesco

342

A Crosstalk Analysis of Heterogeneous 30-Core Fibre

Authors:
Fujisawa, Takeshi; Amma, Yoshimichi; Matsuo, Shinji; Aikawa, Kazuhiko; Saitoh, Kunimasa; Koshiba, Masanori

343

344

Simultaneous Two-Wavelength Hybrid III/V-Si Laser Based on Single-Section Quantum Dot Gain

Authors:
Eggleston, Michael S.; Valicourt, Guilhem de; Lee, Jeffrey; Kim, Kwangwoong; Hu, Ting-Chen; Sichkovskyi, Vitalii; Reithmaier, Johann P.; Chen, Young-Kai

345

Ultra-broadband Integrated Four-Channel Mode-Division-Multiplexing Based on Tapered Mode-Evolution Couplers

Authors:
Wang, Jing; Xuan, Yi; Qi, Minghao; Liu, Lei; Liu, Gordon Ning

346

347

Emission Beam Engineering of 1.3-μm High-power DFB Laser Using Monolithically-integrated Mirror and Lens for Silicon Photonics

Authors:
Adachi, Koichiro; Suzuki, Takanori; Nakahara, Kouji; Nakanishi, Akira; Naoe, Kazuhiko; Tanaka, Shigehisa

348

Optical Amplitude Modulator Linearized by Integration of Optical Interferometric Waveguides

Authors:
Yamaguchi, Yuya; Kanno, Atsushi; Kawanishi, Tetsuya; Izutsu, Masayuki; Nakajima, Hirochika

349

120 Gbit/s PAM-4 Signaling Using a Silicon-Organic Hybrid (SOH) Mach-Zehnder Modulator

Authors:
Zwickel, Heiner; Wolf, Stefan; Kutuvantavida, Yasar; Kieninger, Clemens; Lauermann, Matthias; Freude, Wolfgang; Koos, Christian

350

Differential Microring Binary Phase-shift Keying Modulators

Authors:
Chang, Chia-Ming; Valicourt, Guilhem de; Chandrasekhar, Sethumadhavan; Dong, Po

351

Femtosecond Laser Written Integrated Spatial Multiplexers for Few-Mode Multicore Fibre

Authors:
Riesen, Nicolas; Gross, Simon; Love, John D.; Sasaki, Yusuke; Withford, Michael J.

352

Ultra-efficient Interleaved Depletion Modulators by Using Advanced Fabrication Technology

Authors:
Giesecke, Anna Lena; Prinzen, Andreas; Fueser, Heiko; Porschatis, Caroline; Lerch, Holger; Bolten, Jens; Suckow, Stephan; Chmielak, Bartos; Wahlbrink, Thorsten

353

50-GHz+ Thin-Film Polymer on Silicon Modulator for PAM4 100G-per-wavelength Long-Reach Data Center Interconnects

Authors:
Chiuchiarelli, Andrea; Rossi, Sandro M.; Rozental, Valery N.; Simoes, Glauco C. C. P.; Carvalho, Luis H. H.; Oliveira, Julio C. R. F.; Oliveira, Juliano R. F.; Reis, Jacklyn D.

354

Physical Layer Compact Models for Ring Resonators based Dense WDM Optical Interconnects

Authors:
Rumley, Sebastien; Bahadori, Meisam; Nikolova, Dessislava; Bergman, Keren

355

Back-Reflection Free Grating Couplers on Silicon-on-Insulator

Authors:
Song, Jeong Hwan; Rottenberg, Xavier

356

Nonlinear Blind Equalization for 16-QAM Coherent Optical OFDM using Support Vector Machines

Authors:
Giacoumidis, Elias; Mhatli, S.; Le, Son T.; Aldaya, Ivan; McCarthy, Mary E.; Ellis, Andrew D.; Eggleton, Benjamin J.

357

Machine Learning for Optical Performance Monitoring from Directly Detected PDM-QAM Signals

Authors:
Wass, Jesper; Thrane, Jakob; Piels, Molly; Diniz, Julio C. M.; Jones, Rasmus; Zibar, Darko

358

Experimental Investigation of Compression with Fixed-length Code Quantization for Convergent Access-Mobile Networks

Authors:
Anet Neto, Luiz; Chanclou, Philippe; Tayq, Zakaria; Zabada, Bidossessi Charlyse; Saliou, Fabienne; Simon, Gael

359

Timing Jitter Impact on QAM Modulation of Frequency Combs Obtained by Cross Phase Modulation of Mode-locked Lasers

Authors:
Pelusi, Mark; Solis-Trapala, Karen; Inoue, Takashi; Nguyen Tan, Hung; Namiki, Shu

360

Polarization-Mode Dispersion Aware Digital Backpropagation

Authors:
Czegledi, Cristian B.; Liga, Gabriele; Lavery, Domanic; Karlsson, Magnus; Agrell, Erik; Savory, Seb J.; Bayvel, Polina

361

On the Design of Capacity-Approaching Unit-Memory Spatially Coupled LDPC Codes for Optical Communications

Authors:
Schmalen, Laurent; Suikat, Detlef; Aref, Vahid; Roesener, Detlef

362

Hardware-efficient Precise and Flexible Soft-demapping for Multi-Dimensional Complementary APSK Signals

Authors:
Yoshida, Tsuyoshi; Matsuda, Keisuke; Kojima, Keisuke; Miura, Hiroshi; Dohi, Keisuke; Pajovic, Milutin; Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Millar, David S.; Parsons, Kieran; Sugihara, Takashi

363

Sub-Symbol-Rate Sampling of Super-Nyquist Signals

Authors:
Xu, Cheng; Gao, Guanjun; Zhang, Jie; Chen, Sai; Luo, Ming; Hu, Rong

364

Efficient SDM-MIMO Stokes-Space Equalization

Authors:
Vaquero Caballero, Francisco Javier; Zanaty, Abdullah; Pittala, Fabio; Goeger, Gernot; Ye, Yabin; Tafur Monroy, Idelfonso; Rosenkranz, Werner

365

Short-Reach Distance Extension through CAPS Coding and DSP-free Direct Detection Receiver

Authors:
Fresi, Francesco; Meloni, Gianluca; Secondini, Marco; Cavaliere, Fabio; Poti, Luca; Forestieri, Enrico

366

Comparison of Multi-Channel Nonlinear Equalization using Inverse Volterra Series versus Digital Backpropagation in 400 Gb/s Coherent Superchannel

Authors:
Vgenopoulou, Vassiliki; Erkilinc, M. Sezer; Killey, Robert I.; Jaouen, Yves; Roudas, Ioannis; Tomkos, Ioannis

367

Experimental Investigation of GF(32) Nonbinary LDPC-coded Non-uniform 9-QAM Modulation Format

Authors:
Qu, Zhen; Lin, Changyu; Liu, Tao; Djordjevic, Ivan B.

368

Selective wavelength conversion of multi-channel 16-QAM signal in a graphene-silicon microring resonator

Authors:
Long, Yun; Hu, Xiao; Ji, Mengxi; Shen, Li; Wang, Andong; Wang, Yi; Wang, Jian

369

Optical DAC for Generation of PAM4 Using Parallel Electro-Absorption Modulators

Authors:
Huang, Wan-Jou; Wei, Chia-Chien; Chen, Jyehong

370

Hexagonal Reconfigurable Lattice Mesh for Programmable Photonic Processors

Authors:
Perez, Daniel; Gasulla, Ivana; Capmany, Jose; Soref, Richard A.

371

Single-Ended In-Service Hybrid Monitoring of Fibre-Extended Copper Lines

Authors:
Amaral, Gustavo C.; Baldivieso, Andrea; Garcia, Joaquim D.; Urban, Patryk J.; Weid, Jean Pierre von der

372

A Self-Optimizing 4-Channel 30 Gbaud/s PAM-4 Packaged Silicon Photonics Subsystem with Binary Driving Signals

Authors:
Abrams, Nathan C.; Calhoun, David M.; Chen, Christine P.; Bergman, Keren

373

Overall Frequency Response Measurement of DSP-based Optical Transmitter Using Built-in Monitor Photodiode

Authors:
Fan, Yangyang; Tao, Zhenning; Dou, Liang; Zhao, Ying; Chen, Hao; Taku, Saito; Kousuke, Komaki; Hoshida, Takeshi; Rasmussen, Jens C.

374

Demonstration of a 71.8 Gbps 4-PAM 850 nm VCSEL-based Link with a Pre-emphasizing Passive Filter

Authors:
Lengyel, Tamas; Szczerba, Krzysztof; Karlsson, Magnus; Larsson, Anders; Andrekson, Peter

375

Service-triggered Failure Identification/Localization Through Monitoring of Multiple Parameters

Authors:
Ruiz, Marc; Fresi, Francesco; Vela, Alba P.; Meloni, Gianluca; Sambo, Nicola; Cugini, Filippo; Poti, Luca; Velasco, Luis; Castoldi, Piero

376

Cascadability Performance of a High-speed Electro-absorption Optical Switch for DP-16QAM and DP-QPSK Optical Signals

Authors:
Furukawa, Hideaki; Delgado Mendinueta, Jose Manuel; Segawa, Toru; Takahashi, Ryo; Shinada, Satoshi; Wada, Naoya

377

Direct Modulation of a Hybrid III-V/Si DFB Laser with MRR Filtering for 22.5-Gb/s Error-Free Dispersion-Uncompensated Transmission over 2.5-km SSMF

Authors:
Cristofori, Valentina; Da Ros, Francesco; Ding, Yunhong; Shen, Alexandre; Gallet, Antonin; Make, Dalila; Duan, Guang-Hua; Oxenløwe, Leif Katsuo; Peucheret, Christophe

378

Characterization of a Packaged Network on Chip based on Multi-Microrings

Authors:
Faralli, Stefano; Cerutti, Isabella; Gambini, Fabrizio; Pintus, Paolo; Preve, Giovan Battista; Chiesa, Marco; Ortuno, Ruben; Andriolli, Nicola

379

Single-Lane 112Gbps Transmission over 300m OM4 Multimode Fiber Based on A Single-Transverse-Mode 850nm VCSEL

Authors:
Bo, Wu; Xian, Zhou; Yanan, Ma; Luo, Jun; Shaofeng, Qiu; Kangping, Zhong; Zhiyong, Feng; Chao, Lu; Shchukin, Vitaly; Kropp, Joerg; Lendentsov, Nikolay

380

Precise Sub-carrier Frequency Monitor and Control Method for Superchannel Transmission in Cascaded ROADM Network

Authors:
Huang, Guoxiu; Oda, Shoichiro; Zhao, Ying; Li, Huihui; Yamauchi, Tomohiro; Yoshida, Setsuo; Aoki, Yasuhiko; Tao, Zhenning; Rasmussen, Jens C.

381

End-to-end Optical 25Gb/s Link Demonstrator with Embedded Waveguides, 90°Out-of-Plane Connector and On-board Optical Transceivers

Authors:
Immonen, Marika; Zhang, Ruiyong; Press, Marie; Tang, Hong; Lei, Wanlu; Wu, Jinhua; Yan, Hui Juan; Zhu, Long Xiu; Serbay, Murat

382

Monolithic Photonic-Electronic Linear Direct Detection Receiver for 56Gbps OOK

Authors:
Kroh, Marcel; Awny, Ahmed; Winzer, Georg; Nagulapalli, Rajasekhar; Lischke, Stefan; Knoll, Dieter; Peczek, Anna; Micusik, Daniel; Ulusoy, Ahmet Cagri; Kissinger, Dietmar; Zimmermann, Lars; Petermann, Klaus

383

Experimental Demonstration of Full-Duplex Data Transmission Link using Twisted Lights Multiplexing over 1.1-km Orbital Angular Momentum (OAM) Fiber

Authors:
Chen, Shi; Liu, Jun; Zhao, Yifan; Zhu, Long; Wang, Andong; Li, Shuhui; Du, Jing; Du, Cheng; Mo, Qi; Wang, Jian

384

385

Investigation of Potential MPI Effects on Supervisory Channel Transmission Below Cable Cut-off in G.654 Fibres

Authors:
Downie, John D.; Hurley, Jason; DePedro, Hector; Garner, Steven; Blaker, Jeremy; Zakharian, Aramais; Ten, Sergey; Mills, Greg

386

Experimental Investigation of Quasi-Periodic Power Spectrum in Raman-Assisted Phase Sensitive Amplifier for 10/20/50-Gbaud QPSK and 10-Gbaud 16QAM Signals

Authors:
Cao, Yinwen; Alishahi, Fatemeh; Akasaka, Youichi; Ziyadi, Morteza; Almainman, Ahmed; Mohajerin-Ariaei, Amirhossein; Bao, Changjing; Liao, Peicheng; Fallahpour, Ahmad; Shamee, Bishara; Ikeuchi, Tadashi; Takasaka, Shigehiro; Sugizaki, Ryuichi; Touch, Joe; Tur, Moshe; Willner, Alan E.

387

5-band (O, E, S, C, and L) WDM Transmission with Wavelength Adaptive Modulation Format Allocation

Authors:
Okamoto, Seiji; Horikoshi, Kengo; Hamaoka, Fukutaro; Minoguchi, Kyo; Hirano, Akira

388

A Digital Coherent Optical Code Division Multiplexing Network with 16-Tb/s (2560x6.25-Gb/s) Capacity

Authors:
Wang, Xie; Huang, Yuanda; Lu, Yanzhao; Yu, Yi; Li, Liangchuan

389

150-Gb/s DMT over 80-km SMF transmission based on Spectrally Efficient SSBI cancellation using guard-band Twin- SSB Technique

Authors:
Zhang, Liang; Zuo, Tianjian; Zhang, Qiang; Zhou, Jie; Zhou, Enbo; Liu, Gordon Ning

390

Advanced Receiver Design enables PDM-16QAM DWDM Transmission over 2660 km of SSMF with Only EDFA

Authors:
Wang, Xiaozhou; Calabro, Stefano; Spinnler, Bernhard; Khanna, Ginni; Lankl, Berthold

391

392

Correlation Between Modulated and Probe Signals for Superchannel Inter-Subcarrier Nonlinear Phase Perturbations

Authors:
Rezania, Ali; Cartledge, John C.; Kashi, Aazar S.; Bakhshali, Ali; Abd El-Rahman, Ahmed I.

393

Power Consumption of a Minimal-DSP Coherent Link with a Polarization Multiplexed Pilot-Tone

Authors:
Lundberg, Lars; Fougstedt, Christoffer; Larsson-Edefors, Per; Andrekson, Peter A.; Karlsson, Magnus

394

Cross Polarization Modulation (XPolM) Compensation for Submarine Upgrade Links using DP-8QAM

Authors:
Pajovic, Milutin; Millar, David S.; Parsons, Kieran; Matsuda, Keisuke; Miura, Hiroshi; Kojima, Keisuke; Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Yoshida, Tsuyoshi

395

Stochastic Nonlinear Interference in Dispersion Managed Coherent Optical Links

Authors:
Rossi, Nicola; Ghazisaeidi, Amirhossein; Ramantanis, Petros

396

397

Optimum Capacity Utilization in Space-Division Multiplexed Transmission Systems with Multimode Fibers

Authors:
Rademacher, Georg; Schmidt, Friederike; Petermann, Klaus

398

Mitigation of Fading Caused by Atmospheric Turbulence with FMF Coupling and Maximum Ratio Combining Used in 320-m Free-Space Optical Transmission of 10 Gb/s BPSK

Authors:
Arikawa, Manabu; Ishikawa, Takashi; Hosokawa, Kohei; Takahashi, Seigo; Ono, Yoshimasa; Ito, Toshiharu

399

Achievable Information Rate of Nonlinear Inverse Synthesis Based 16QAM OFDM Transmission

Authors:
Le, Son T.; Phillips, Ian D.; Prilepsky, Jaroslaw E.; Kamalian, Morteza; Ellis, Andrew D.; Harper, Paul; Turitsyn, Sergei K.

400

Demonstration of a Hybrid SDN/GMPLS Control Plane for Optical Virtual Private Networks with Restoration Capabilities

Authors:
Siracusa, Domenico; Pederzolli, Federico; Gerola, Matteo; Zanardi, Andrea; La Fauci, Domenico; Galimberti, Gabriele M.

401

Crosstalk-aware Virtual Optical Network Embedding (VONE) in Spatial Division Multiplexing Enabled Elastic Optical Networks with Multi-core Fibers

Authors:
Zhu, Ruijie; Zhao, Yongli; Yang, Hui; Tan, Yuanlong; Yu, Xiaosong; Gao, Guanjun; Zhang, Jie; Wang, Nannan; Jue, Jason P.

402

Experimental Demonstration of a Programmable S-BVT with PDM Capability for Flexible Optical Metro Networks

Authors:
Nadal, Laia; Svaluto Moreolo, Michela; Fabrega, Josep M.; Vilchez, Francisco Javier

403

Transport API: A Solution for SDN in Carriers Networks

Authors:
Lopez, Victor; Vilalta, Ricard; Uceda, Victor; Mayoral, Arturo; Casellas, Ramon; Martinez, Ricardo; Munoz, Raul; Fernandez Palacios, Juan Pedro

404

Nonlinear-Impairments- and Crosstalk-Aware Resource Allocation Schemes for Multicore-Fiber-based Flexgrid Networks

Authors:
Dharmaweera, Madushanka Nishan; Yan, Li; Karlsson, Magnus; Agrell, Erik

405

406

407

Unified Evolution-Ready 25 Gbps NG-PON Architecture

Authors:
Houtsma, Vincent; Veen, Doutje van; Harstead, Ed

408

Multi-Core Based 94-GHz Radio and Power over Fiber Transmission Using 100-GHz Analog Photoreceiver

Authors:
Umezawa, Toshimasa; Kanno, Atsushi; Dat, P. T.; Akahane, Kouichi; Awaji, Yoshinari; Yamamoto, Naokatsu; Kawanishi, Tetsuya

409

Ultrahigh-Fidelity Mobile Fronthaul Using Analog Angle Modulation

Authors:
Che, Di; Yuan, Feng; Shieh, William

410

TWDM-PON ONUs Optical Frequency Drift versus Tuning

Authors:
Simon, Gael; Saliou, Fabienne; Chanclou, Philippe; Le Guyader, Bertrand; Guillo, Laurent; Anet Neto, Luiz; Erasme, Didier

411

Multi-Dimensional Resources Integration for Service Provisioning in 5G Cloud Radio over Fiber Network

Authors:
Yang, Hui; Bai, Wei; Tan, Yuanlong; Yu, Ao; Zhang, Jie; Lee, Young; Ji, Yuefeng

412

Feasibility Study on In-Band Unidirectional ONU Control of the 10G-class WDM Overlaid Digital Baseband UHD Video Distribution System

Authors:
Shitaba, Toshiaki; Taniguchi, Tomohiro; Shimizu, Hidekazu; Fujiwara, Toshihito; Yoshinaga, Hisao; Sugawa, Tomoki

413

Direct Detection OFDM PON using Ge-on-Si Photodetector Employing Volterra Filtering for Nonlinear Compensation

Authors:
Hsu, Yung; Liu, Jun-Jie; Wu, Xinru; Wu, Hsin-Yu; Yeh, Chien-Hung; Tsang, Hon-Ki; Chen, Jyehong; Chow, Chi-Wai

414

LTE-A Multiband and Ethernet over Large-core Diameter GI-POF for Wired and Wireless In-home Networks

Authors:
Forni, Federico; Shi, Yan; Boom, Henrie van den; Tangdiongga, Eduward; Koonen, A. M. J.

415

Optical Beating Interference Reduction by Using Optical Pulse Division Multiplexing in IM/DD based OFDMA-PON Uplink

Authors:
Jung, Sun-Young; Kim, Chang-Hun; Jung, Sang-Min; Han, Sang-Kook

416

417

Multilevel Pulse Width Modulation Fibre Optic Transmission for Next Generation Mobile Fronthaul

Authors:
Parolari, Paola; Gatto, Alberto; Combi, Lorenzo; Boffi, Pierpaolo; Martinelli, Mario; Spagnolini, Umberto

418

Energy-Efficient Cycle Length Compressing Scheme for TDM based Passive Optical Network

Authors:
Lv, Yunxin; Jiang, Ning; Xue, Chenpeng; Qiu, Kun

419

Adaptive Transceivers in Nonlinear Flexible Networks

Authors:
Ives, David J.; Alvarado, Alex; Savory, Seb J.