1.6-b/s/Hz spectrally efficient 40 × 85.6-Gb/s transmission over 1,700 km of SSMF using POLMUX-RZ-DQPSK

D. Van Den Borne, S. L. Jansen, E. Gottwald, P. M. Krummrich, G. D. Khoe, H. De Waardt

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Abstract

Long-haul transmission (>1,000 km) with 1.6-b/s/Hz spectral efficiency is shown for the first time. Using polarization-multiplexed RZ-DQPSK, we demonstrate 40 × 85.6-Gb/s transmission over 1,700 km (18 × 94.5 km) of standard-single-mode fiber with 1-dB Q-margin.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - Thirteenth International Symposium on Temporal Representation and Reasoning, TIME 2006
Publication statusPublished - 14 Dec 2006
Event2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference - Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 5 Mar 200610 Mar 2006

Conference

Conference2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period5/03/0610/03/06

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