A Novel Fixed Throughput Nonlinear Cross-Polarization Compensation: Flexible k-Best GML
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
Layec, Patricia; Rossi, Nicola; Bigo, Sebastien (Nokia Bell Labs, 91620 Nozay, France)
We propose a novel blind nonlinear cross-polarization compensation method based on Generalized Maximum Likelihood. It offers a fixed throughput implementation easing the hardware logic integration thanks to a breadth-first search. Simulations show a 1dB gain in nonlinear tolerance.