Complete Characterization of PMD Vector through Time-resolved Waveform Analysis Based on xy-field Sampling

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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Okamoto, Keiji; Ito, Fumihiko (NTT Access Network Service Systems Laboratories, NTT Corporation, 1-7-1, Hanabatake, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan)

We develop a method for characterizing PMD vector including high-order components through temporal waveform analysis based on xy-field sampling. Simultaneous monitoring of PMD vector and eye diagram of ultrafast RZ-OOK signals is demonstrated.