Sub-band pairwise coding for inter-channel-interference mitigation in superchannel transmission systems

Chen Zhu, Binhuang Song, Leimeng Zhuang, William Peter Corcoran, Arthur Lowery

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By pairing the mid and edge sub-bands of each channel, the penalty due to inter-channel-interference can be mitigated for a superchannel. Experimental results show that the proposed method offers 1.5-dB Q2 improvement after 3840-km transmission with 1GHz channel overlap.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2015 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC2015)
EditorsSalvador Sales, Raul Munoz
Place of PublicationPiscataway NJ USA
PublisherIEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781467379502
Publication statusPublished - 2015
EventEuropean Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2015 - Feria Valencia Convention Centre, Valencia, Spain
Duration: 27 Sep 20151 Oct 2015
Conference number: 41st (Proceedings)


ConferenceEuropean Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2015
Abbreviated titleECOC 2015
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