480 km transmission of MDM 576-Gb/s 8QAM using a few-mode re-circulating loop

V.A.J.M. Sleiffer, H. Chen, Y. Jung, M. Kuschnerov, D.J. Richardson, S.U. Alam, Y. Sun, L. Grüner-Nielsen, N. Pavarelli, B. Snyder, P. O'Brien, A.D. Ellis, A.M.J. Koonen, H. Waardt, de

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We demonstrate successful 3-mode-division-multiplexed × 192-Gb/s dual-polarization 8QAM (total 576 Gb/s) transmission over 480 km of few-mode fiber (FMF). This distance was obtained using an all few-mode re-circulating loop containing a 60 km FMF span.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the IEEE Photonics Conference 2013 (IPC), 8-12 September 2013, Bellevue, Washington
Place of PublicationPiscataway
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
ISBN (Print)978-1-4577-1506-8
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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