Impact of WDM Channel Dynamics on Transmission Performance of 42.7-Gb/s DBPSK and DQPSK

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: PDF

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Liu, X.; Chandrasekhar, S.; Gnauck, A. H.; Jopson, R. M.; Giles, C. R. (Bell Laboratories, Alcatel-Lucent, Holmdel, NJ 07733, USA)

We investigate the impact of WDM channel dynamics on the performance of 42.7-Gb/s DBPSK and DQPSK signals in a transparent optical link, and show their robustness against rapid and large power changes in other channels.