Blind Adaptive XPM Model Based Digital Backpropagation for Subcarrier-Multiplexing Systems

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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Zhang, Fangyuan; Qiu, Meng; Chagnon, Mathieu; Plant, David V. (ECE Dept., McGill University, Montreal, Canada)
Zhuge, Qunbi (ECE Dept., McGill University, Montreal, Canada & Ciena Corporation, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

We propose a low complexity blind adaptive digital backpropagation (DBP) scheme for subcarrier multiplexing (SCM) systems and experimentally demonstrate its fast convergence to the optimal performance without any prior knowledge of the link parameters.