Comparison of BER estimation methods in numerical simulation of 40 Gbit/s RZ-DPSK transmission

Brendan Slater, Sonia Boscolo, Vladimir K. Mezentsev, Sergei K. Turitsyn

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Abstract

This study analyzes the validity of different Q-factor models in the BER estimation in RZ-DPSK transmission at 40 Gb/s channel rate. The impact of the duty cycle of the carrier pulses on the accuracy of the BER estimates through the different models has also been studied.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEuropean Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO/Europe-IQEC 2007)
PublisherIEEE
Number of pages1
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-4244-0931-0
ISBN (Print)1-4244-0930-6, 978-1-4244-0930-3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2007
Event2007 European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the International Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO - Munich, United Kingdom
Duration: 17 Jun 200722 Jun 2007

Conference

Conference2007 European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the International Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityMunich
Period17/06/0722/06/07

Keywords

  • differential phase shift keying
  • telecommunication channels
  • optical fibre communication
  • error statistics

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    Slater, B., Boscolo, S., Mezentsev, V. K., & Turitsyn, S. K. (2007). Comparison of BER estimation methods in numerical simulation of 40 Gbit/s RZ-DPSK transmission. In European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO/Europe-IQEC 2007) [CI-5-TUE] IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/CLEOE-IQEC.2007.4386450