Unscented Kalman filters for polarization state tracking and phase noise mitigation

Jignesh Jokhakar, Bill Corcoran, Chen Zhu, Arthur J. Lowery

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Joint polarization-state and phase noise tracking is demonstrated using an unscented Kalman filter. Experimentally this outperforms CMA and extended Kalman filters (EKF) and a less complex modified version outperforms CMA and EKF at higher OSNRs.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2016 Optical Fiber Communications [i.e. Communication] Conference and Exhibition (OFC 2016)
Subtitle of host publicationAnaheim, California, USA, 20-24 March 2016 [proceedings]
EditorsMartin Birk, Xiang Liu, David J. Richardson
PublisherIEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781509007356
Publication statusPublished - 9 Aug 2016
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition 2016 - Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, United States of America
Duration: 20 Mar 201624 Mar 2016
https://www.osapublishing.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=5&yr=2016 (Proceedings)


ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition 2016
Abbreviated titleOFC 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States of America
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