Performance of MLSE in Optical Communication Systems
Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany
Proceedings: ECOC 2007
Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Kupfer, Theo; Langenbach, Stefan; Stojanovic, Nebojsa; Gehrke, Soeren; Whiteaway, James (CoreOptics GmbH, Nuernberg, Germany)
We show the improvements maximum likelihood sequence estimation (MLSE) brings for different transmission impairments in optical transmission systems. We consider MLSEs with 4 states and 16 states and show the impact of other parameter choices.