Low Cost Multi-Impairment Monitoring Technique for 43 Gbps DPSK and 86 Gbps DP-DPSK Using Delay Tap Asynchronous Sampling Method

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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Dahan, D.; Levy, D.; Mahlab, U. (ECI Telecom Ltd., 30 Hasivim street, Petach Tikva, 49517, Israel)
Mahlab, U. (Holon Institute of Technology (HIT), Electrical Engineering Department, Holon, 58102, Israel)

We present a novel low cost method of multi-impairment monitoring for 43 Gbps DPSK using delay tap asynchronous sampling with 12 GHz receivers. This technique is also demonstrated for 86 Gbps DP-DPSK and therefore, is potentially applicable to 112 Gbps DP-QPSK.