Experimental Demonstration of Modulation-Dependent Nonlinear Interference in Optical Fibre Communication
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
Galdino, Lidia; Liga, Gabriele; Saavedra, Gabriel; Maher, Robert; Alvarado, Alex; Killey, Robert; Bayvel, Polina (Optical Network Group, UCL (University College London), Torrington Place London WC1E 7JE, UK)
Ives, David; Savory, Seb (Department of Engineering, Electrical Engineering Division, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB3 0FA, UK)
For the first time the modulation format dependence of nonlinear interference in long-haul optical fibre transmission is experimentally demonstrated for polarisation-division multiplexed 4, 16, 64 and 256-QAM.