First demonstration of MC-EDFA-repeatered SDM transmission of 40 x 128-Gbit/s PDM-QPSK signals per core over 6,160-km 7-core MCF

H. Takahashi*, T. Tsuritani, E. L.T. De Gabory, T. Ito, W. R. Peng, K. Igarashi, K. Takeshima, Y. Kawaguchi, I. Morita, Y. Tsuchida, Y. Mimura, K. Maeda, T. Saito, K. Watanabe, K. Imamura, R. Sugizaki, M. Suzuki

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Abstract

We demonstrate the first 7-core erbium-doped fibre amplified transmission of 40 × 128-Gbit/s PDM-QPSK signals over 6,160-km 7-core transmission fibre. We achieve a record capacity-distance product of 177 [Pbit/s x km] per fibre.

Original languageEnglish
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes
EventEuropean Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication, ECEOC 2012 - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Duration: 2012 Sep 162012 Sep 20

Other

OtherEuropean Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication, ECEOC 2012
Country/TerritoryNetherlands
CityAmsterdam
Period12/9/1612/9/20

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications

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