Mitigation of nonlinear and PMD impairments by bit-synchronous polarization scrambling
Authors: Wabnitz S., Turitsyn K.S.
Autors Affiliation: Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia, Brescia 25123, Italy; Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States
Abstract: Our statistical study by the importance sampling method shows that a significant performance improvement may be achieved by bit-synchronous polarization scrambling in the presence of polarization mode dispersion and fiber nonlinearity in dispersion managed, single-channel, or wavelength- division- multiplexed NRZ 10 Gbit/s fiber optic transmission systems.
Journal/Review: JOURNAL OF LIGHTWAVE TECHNOLOGY
Volume: 30 (15) Pages from: 2494 to: 2501
More Information: This work was supported in part by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) under Grant 2008MPSSNX and in part by the UniBS-MIT-MechE faculty exchange program cosponsored by the CARIPLO Foundation, Italy, under Grant 2008-2290.KeyWords: 10-Gbit/s; Fiber nonlinearities; Fiber-optic transmissions; Importance sampling method; Optical fiber polarization; Performance improvements; Polarization scrambling; Single-channel; Statistical study, Light modulation; Nonlinear optics; Optical fiber communication; Optical fibers; Wavelength division multiplexing, PolarizationDOI: 10.1109/JLT.2012.2201209Citations: 5data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2023-09-17References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here