Nonlinear distortion of 16QAM constellations in intradyne coherent receiver

Takahide Sakamoto, Akito Chiba, Tetsuya Kawanishi

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Abstract

We investigate nonlinear distortions of constellations revealed in intradyne receivers for 16QAM signal reception. It is shown that symbols of constellations are circularly spread by impairments of balanced detectors and amplifiers, increasing excess bit errors.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Sep 6
Externally publishedYes
Event2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011 - Munich, Germany
Duration: 2011 May 222011 May 26

Publication series

Name2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011

Other

Other2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period11/5/2211/5/26

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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