25.6-Tb/s C+L-band transmission of polarization-multiplexed RZ-DQPSK signals

A. H. Gnauck, G. Charlet, P. Tran, P. J. Winzer, C. R. Doerr, J. C. Centanni, E. C. Burrows, T. Kawanishi, T. Sakamoto, K. Higuma

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Abstract

We demonstrate record 25.6-Tb/s transmission over 240 km using 160 WDM channels on a 50-GHz grid in the C+L bands. Each channel contains two polarization-multiplexed 85.4-Gb/s RZ-DQPSK signals, yielding a spectral efficiency of 3.2 b/s/Hz in each band.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNational Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528306, 9781557528308
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes
EventNational Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2007 - Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 2007 Mar 252007 Mar 25

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherNational Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2007
CountryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period07/3/2507/3/25

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Gnauck, A. H., Charlet, G., Tran, P., Winzer, P. J., Doerr, C. R., Centanni, J. C., Burrows, E. C., Kawanishi, T., Sakamoto, T., & Higuma, K. (2007). 25.6-Tb/s C+L-band transmission of polarization-multiplexed RZ-DQPSK signals. In National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2007 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.