Optical performance monitoring with low bandwidth coherent receivers

Trevor Anderson, Simin Chen, An Tran, Don Hewitt, L. B. Du, A. J. Lowery

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We propose using low bandwidth coherent receivers for distributed optical performance monitoring. We demonstrate OSNR monitoring of a 40-Gbit/s polarization multiplexed CO-OFDM signal with a 0.8-GHz receiver using both data aided and blind approaches.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEuropean Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication
EditorsHarm Dorren, Piet Demeester
Place of PublicationWashington DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Pages1 - 3
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781557529503
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventEuropean Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2012 - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Duration: 16 Sept 201220 Sept 2012
Conference number: 38th
https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome/6695803/proceeding (Proceedings)


ConferenceEuropean Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2012
Abbreviated titleECOC 2012
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