Coupled Few-mode Multi-core Fibre for Ultra-high Spatial Density Space Division Multiplexing
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
Sakamoto, Takahide; Mori, Takayoshi; Wada, Masaki; Yamamoto, Fumihiko; Nakajima, Kazuhide (NTT Access Network Service Systems Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Japan)
We review our recent work on coupled few-mode multi-core fibre and describe a super-mode-based MCF design for suppressing MIMO processing complexity. We also report 125 µm-cladding strongly coupled 3-mode 7-core fibre for reducing inter-core non-uniformity induced differential mode delay.