Experimental Analysis of Correlations in the Nonlinear Phase Noise in Optical Fiber 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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Fehenberger, Tobias; Hanik, Norbert (Institute for Communications Engineering, Technical University of Munich (TUM), Munich, Germany)
Mazur, Mikael; Karlsson, Magnus (Dept. of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden)
Eriksson, Tobias A. (Nokia Bell Labs, Lorenzstr. 10, 70435 Stuttgart, Germany)

A dual-link self-homodyne receiver is used to measure the phase correlations introduced by the interplay of dispersion and fiber nonlinearities. The dependence of the memory on the WDM setup, signal power and transmission distance is experimentally demonstrated.