32Tb/s (320×114Gb/s) PDM-RZ-8QAM transmission over 580km of SMF-28 ultra-low-loss fiber

Xiang Zhou, Jianjun Yu, Ming Fang Huang, Yin Shao, Ting Wang, Peter Magill, Milorad Cvijetic, Lynn Nelson, Martin Birk, Guodong Zhang, S. Ten, H. B. Matthew, S. K. Mishra

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Abstract

Employing PDM-RZ-8QAM modulation, digital coherent detection and EDFA-only amplification, we demonstrate 25 GHz-spaced, 320×114Gb/s DWDM transmission through seven spans of ultra-low-loss fiber (average span length/loss of 82.8 km/14.6 dB) with a record capacity of 32Tb/s.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Print)9781557528650
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes
Event2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009 - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: Mar 22 2009Mar 26 2009

Other

Other2009 Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, OFC 2009
CountryUnited States
CitySan Diego, CA
Period3/22/093/26/09

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Keywords

  • (060.1660) Coherent communications
  • (060.2330) Fiber optics communications

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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Zhou, X., Yu, J., Huang, M. F., Shao, Y., Wang, T., Magill, P., ... Mishra, S. K. (2009). 32Tb/s (320×114Gb/s) PDM-RZ-8QAM transmission over 580km of SMF-28 ultra-low-loss fiber. In Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series [5033008] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc..