Reducing Cyclic Prefix Overhead in Optical OFDM Systems

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Lowery, Arthur James (Dept. Elect. & Comp. Sys. Eng., Monash Uni., Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia)

Simulations show that by pre-compensating for dispersion, using bands transmitted with timing offsets and a single-band receiver, the cyclic prefix to be reduced in optical OFDM systems without compromising their dispersion-compensation ability.