6 times;42.7-Gb/s transmission over ten 200-km EDFA-amplified SSMF spans using polarization-alternating RZ-DPSK

Title6 times;42.7-Gb/s transmission over ten 200-km EDFA-amplified SSMF spans using polarization-alternating RZ-DPSK
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsGnauck, A. H., J. Leuthold, C. Xie, I. Kang, S. Chandrasekhar, P. Bernasconi, C. Doerr, L. Buhl, J. D. Bull, N. A. F. Jaeger, H. Kato, and A. Guest
Conference NameOptical Fiber Communication Conference, 2004. ofC 2004
Pagination3 pp. vol.2
Date Publishedfeb.
Keywords39 dB, 42.7 Gbit/s, 6 Gbit/s, differential phase shift keying, EDFA-amplified SSMF span, erbium, erbium-doped fiber amplifier, optical fibre amplifiers, optical fibre communication, optical fibre polarisation, polarization, RZ-DPSK, wavelength division multiplexing, WDM transmission
Abstract

We demonstrate the use of polarization alternation to dramatically improve performance in 42.7-Gb/s WDM transmission. Six channels are transmitted through ten 200-km (39-dB loss) standard-single-mode-fiber spans with amplification provided solely by erbium-doped fiber amplifiers.

URLhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1109/OFC.2004.1362305
DOI10.1109/OFC.2004.1362305

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