Stable WDM-Signal-and-LO-frequency Synchronisation and Transmission Employing Multi-Carrier Light Sources and a Multi-Core Fibre for Coherent Photonic Networks
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
Mori, Kunihiko; Hamaoka, Fukutaro; Horikoshi, Kengo; Fukutoku, Mitsunori (NTT Network Innovation Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Japan)
We successfully demonstrate a novel technique for synchronising optical frequencies in WDM signals and LO lights. We can simultaneously stabilise the polarisations of multi-carrier LO lights, which are transmitted with SDM-WDM signals via a multi-core fibre for digital coherent detection.