Toword the shannon limit optical communication

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Recent progress on coherent QAM transmission aiming a high spectral efficiency is described, focusing on a polarization-multiplexed 1-Gsymbol/s, 128 QAM transmission. A 14-Gbit/s data signal can be transmitted within an optical bandwidth of 1.4-GHz.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528612
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Jan 1
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: 2008 Oct 192008 Oct 23

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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