Impact of Interferometric Noise on Systems with Soft Blocking Properties

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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Glesk, I.; Andonovic, I.; Michie, C. (EEE Department, University of Strathclyde, 204 George St, Glasgow G11XW, UK)
Sasaki, K.; Gupta, G. C. (Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd., Corporate R&D Center, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo, Japan)

Extensive experimental investigation into detrimental effects of interferometric noise on incoherent OCDMA was conducted under varied amount of multiple access interference, with and without applying all-optical signal processing, to better understand and alleviate its influence.