Coherent Demodulation of Optical Quadrature Duobinary Signal with Spectral Efficiency of 4 bit/s/Hz per Polarization
Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany
Proceedings: ECOC 2007
Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
KIKUCHI, Kazuro; ISHIKAWA, Yuta; KATOH, Kazuhiro (Department of Frontier Informatics, University of Tokyo, 5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277-8561, Japan)
We demonstrate demodulation of a 20-Gbit/s optical quadrature duobinary signal using the digital coherent receiver. The spectral efficiency reaches 4 bit/s/Hz/polarization owing to the narrowband duobinarycoded signal and quadrature modulation.