Modulation Formats for Ultra Long-Haul Undersea Transmission

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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Cai, Jin-Xing (Tyco Telecommunications, 250 Industrial Way West, Eatontown NJ 07724, USA)

This paper reviews recent technology advances in modulation formats including RZ-DQPSK, PDM RZDPSK, and offset PDM RZ-DPSK for 40G undersea transmission. Research activities on 100G long-haul transmission are also summarized.