Full-Channel Parallel Measurement of 4x20-Gb/s All-Optical OFDM Signals by Using Loop-Assisted Coherent Matched Detector

Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland

Proceedings: ECOC 2016

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Sakamoto, Takahide; Yamamoto, Naokatsu (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan)
Lu, Guo-Wei (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology & Tokai Universtity, Japan)

We demonstrate measurement of 4x20-Gb/s all-optical OFDM signals by using loop-assisted coherent matched detector. All-optical OFDM signal is projected onto the time-frequency domain first; then, all sub-channels are restored through digital matrix processing, without relying on optical FFT.