Correlation Between Modulated and Probe Signals for Superchannel Inter-Subcarrier Nonlinear Phase Perturbations

Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland

Proceedings: ECOC 2016

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

Personal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title

Rezania, Ali; Cartledge, John C.; Kashi, Aazar S.; Bakhshali, Ali; Abd El-Rahman, Ahmed I. (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, Canada)

For a 1 Tb/s dual-polarization 16-QAM Nyquist-superchannel, the degree of correlation for the inter-subcarrier nonlinearity induced phase perturbation is assessed between a modulated center subcarrier and a CW probe center subcarrier.