Power Efficient Coherent Transceivers
Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland
Proceedings: ECOC 2016
Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Geyer, J. C.; Rasmussen, C.; Shah, B.; Nielsen, T.; Givehchi, M. (Acacia Communications Inc., Maynard MA 01754, USA)
We review critical areas in the design process of power efficient coherent transceivers, and we highlight the achievable power saving by designing for a particular application as well as power and cost savings when using higher order modulation.