A novel blind nonlinear equalizer (BNLE) based on support vector machines is experimentally demonstrated for ∼41-Gb/s 16-QAM CO-OFDM at 2000 km. For 2 dBm launched optical power, BNLE reduces the fiber nonlinearity penalty by ∼1 dB compared to Volterra-based NLE.
|Title of host publication||ECOC 2016; 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 5 Dec 2016|
|Event||42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2016 - Dusseldorf, Germany|
Duration: 18 Sept 2016 → 22 Sept 2016
|Conference||42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2016|
|Period||18/09/16 → 22/09/16|