Sidelobe suppression using cancellation sub-carriers for OFDM superchannels

Yiwei Xie, Chen Zhu, Binhuang Song, Arthur James Lowery

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We mitigate the inter-channel-interference (ICI) in orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) superchannel by adding cancellation sub-carriers (CCs). We experimentally show that CCOFDM outperforms conventional OFDM by 0.4-dB in a dual-polarization 400-Gbps 3360-km OFDM superchannel.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication42nd European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECOC 2016)
Subtitle of host publicationSeptember 18-22, 2016, Dusseldorf, Germany [proceedings]
EditorsPeter Krummrich, Christian Schaeffer
PublisherIEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9783800742745
Publication statusPublished - 2016
EventEuropean Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2016 - Dusseldorf, Germany
Duration: 18 Sep 201622 Sep 2016
Conference number: 42nd


ConferenceEuropean Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2016
Abbreviated titleECOC 2016
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