Comparison of carrierless amplitude-phase (CAP) and discrete multitone (DMT) modulation

M.B. Othman, Tien-Thang Pham, Lei Deng, Jesper Bo Jensen, Idelfonso Tafur Monroy

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We compare the transmission of 1.25 Gb/s CAP-16 and 909.2 Mb/s 16-QAM-DMT modulation formats over 2.4 km of MMF with 850 nm DM-CSELs. CAP displays 0.7-1.1 dB better sensitivity than DMT in this experiment.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2014 IEEE 5th International Conference on Photonics (ICP)
Place of PublicationPiscataway
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-4799-4883-3
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
Event2014 IEEE 5th International Conference on Photonics (ICP) - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Duration: 2 Sep 20144 Sep 2014


Conference2014 IEEE 5th International Conference on Photonics (ICP)
CityKuala Lumpur

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