Improving the Transmission Performance for an Externally Modulated Baseband Single Sideband OFDM Signal Using Nonlinear Post-compensation and Differential Encoding Schemes

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

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Peng, Wei-Ren (Department of Photonics and Institute of Electro-Optical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 300, R. O. C.)
Chi, Sien (Department of Electrical Engineering, Yuan Ze University, Chung Li, Taiwan 320, R.O.C.)

We propose the nonlinear post-compensation and differential encoding schemes for an externally modulated optical baseband SSB OFDM signal. We show the tolerance to the chromatic dispersion could be effectively enlarged by the differential detection technique.