Ultra-Wideband Nonlinearity Compensation Performance in the Presence of PMD
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
Liga, Gabriele; Xu, Tianhua; Killey, Robert I.; Bayvel, Polina (Optical Networks Group, University College London (UCL), London, UK)
Czegledi, Cristian B.; Agrell, Erik (Department of Signals and Systems, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden)
We investigate the performance of multi-channel digital backpropagation for 1 THz bandwidth optical fibre transmission in the presence of polarisation-mode dispersion. We show that the average SNR performance rapidly saturates as a function of the compensation bandwidth.