Exceeding the nonlinear-shannon limit using Raman laser based amplification and optical phase conjugation

Ian Phillips, Mingming Tan, Marc F. Stephens, Mary McCarthy, Elias Giacoumidis, Stylianos Sygletos, Pawel Rosa, Simon Fabbri, Son T. Le, Thavamaran Kanesan, Sergei K. Turitsyn, Nick J. Doran, Paul Harper, Andrew D. Ellis

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Abstract

We demonstrate that a combination of Raman laser based amplification and optical phase conjugation enables transmission beyond the nonlinear-Shannon limit. We show nonlinear compensation of 7x114Gbit/s DP-QPSK channels, increasing system reach by 30%.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication conference 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-993-0
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014
EventOptical Fiber Communication conference 2014 - San Francisco, CA, United States
Duration: 9 Mar 201413 Mar 2014

Publication series

NameOSA technical digest
PublisherOptical Society of America

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication conference 2014
Abbreviated titleOFC 2014
CountryUnited States
CitySan Francisco, CA
Period9/03/1413/03/14
OtherOFC/NFOEC 2014
2014 OFC Conference and Exposition

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Phillips, I., Tan, M., Stephens, M. F., McCarthy, M., Giacoumidis, E., Sygletos, S., Rosa, P., Fabbri, S., Le, S. T., Kanesan, T., Turitsyn, S. K., Doran, N. J., Harper, P., & Ellis, A. D. (2014). Exceeding the nonlinear-shannon limit using Raman laser based amplification and optical phase conjugation. In Optical Fiber Communication conference 2014 [M3C.1] (OSA technical digest). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/OFC.2014.M3C.1