Robustness of the OOK modulation formats at 40 Gbit/s in the practical system infrastructure

Year: 2005

Authors: Pincemin E., Guilloux J.Y., Bezard A., Vargas T., Tonello A., Ania-Castanon J.D., Wabnitz S., Turitsyn S.K.

Autors Affiliation: France Telecom RandD, 2 Avenue Pierre Marzin, Lannion, 22307, France; Université de Bourgogne, UMR CNRS 5027, 9 Avenue Alain Savary, Dijon, 21078, France; Photonics Research Group, Aston University, Birmingham, B4 7ET, United Kingdom

Abstract: We experimentally investigate the robustness of OOK modulation formats at 40 Gbit/s versus transmission impairments and optical filtering. This study is a pre-requisite for the implementation of robust transparent networks.

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KeyWords: Light transmission; Optical communication, 40-Gbit/s; Ook modulations; Optical filtering; Practical systems; Pre-requisites; Transmission impairment; Transparent network, Modulation
DOI: 10.1049/cp:20050691