We show transmission of a 3x112-Gb/s DP-QPSK mode-division-multiplexed signal up to 80km, with and without multi-mode EDFA, using blind 6x6 MIMO digital signal processing. We show that the OSNR-penalty induced by mode-mixing in the multi-mode EDFA is negligible.
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 2012|
|Event||European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECEOC) - Amsterdam, Netherlands|
Duration: 16 Jun 2012 → 20 Jun 2012
|Conference||European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECEOC)|
|Period||16/06/12 → 20/06/12|
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Sleiffer, V. A. J. M., Jung, Y., Inan, B., Chen, H., van Uden, R. G. H., Kuschnerov, M., van den Borne, D., Jansen, S. L., Veljanovski, V., Koonen, T., & Ellis, A. (2012). Mode-division-multiplexed 3x112-Gb/s DP-QPSK transmission over 80 km few-mode fiber with inline MM-EDFA and blind DSP. Paper presented at European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECEOC), Amsterdam, Netherlands.