Characterization and Pre-Distortion of Linear and Non-Linear Transmitter Impairments for PM-64QAM Applications
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
Duthel, Thomas; Hermann, Peter; Schießl, Johann; Fludger, Chris R. S.; Bisplinghoff, Andreas; Kupfer, Theodor (Cisco Optical GmbH, Nordostpark 12-14, 90411 Nuremberg, Germany)
A characterization approach for optical IQ transmitter’s skew, frequency response and nonlinear properties is presented. Its effectiveness is proven by performance measurements of digitally predistorted PM-64QAM at 384Gbit/s. Special attention is given to the optical loss induced by modulation.