Polarization Multiplexed 20 Gbaud Square 16QAM Long-Haul Transmission over 1120 km using EDFA Amplification

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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Molle, v; Seimetz, Matthias; Gross, Dirk-Daniel; Freund, Ronald (Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany)
Rohde, Michael (Beuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin, Luxemburger Str. 10, 13353 Berlin, Germany)

Single-channel transmission of 20 Gbaud single-polarization / polarization multiplexed Square 16QAM at bitrates of 80 /160 Gbit/s is experimentally demonstrated over record distances of 1300 / 1120 km.