Signal constellation design for cross-phase modulation dominated channels

Tao Liu, Ivan B. Djordjevic, Mo Li

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Abstract

An optimal signal constellation design (OSCD) algorithm, suitable for WDM systems dominated by cross-phase modulation (XPM), named here XPM-OSCD, will be described in this invited paper, in which the cumulative log-likelihood-function is used as the optimization criterion. Additionally, the collaborative demodulation scheme will be described, compensating for the nonlinear phase noise due to XPM. We will demonstrate by Monte Carlo simulation that 16-ary constellation obtained by XPM-OSCD algorithm significantly outperforms 16-ary QAM, when non-collaborative demodulation scheme is used. On the other hand, when the collaborative demodulation scheme is used in combination with XPM-OSCD algorithm, we will demonstrate that the transmission distance of conventional QAM can be dramatically extended.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationICTON 2015 - 17th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks
EditorsMarek Jaworski, Marian Marciniak
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781467378802
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 12 2015
Event17th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks, ICTON 2015 - Budapest, Hungary
Duration: Jul 5 2015Jul 9 2015

Publication series

NameInternational Conference on Transparent Optical Networks
Volume2015-August
ISSN (Electronic)2162-7339

Other

Other17th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks, ICTON 2015
CountryHungary
CityBudapest
Period7/5/157/9/15

Keywords

  • Coherent detection
  • Fiber nonlinearities
  • Modulation formats
  • Signal constellation design

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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    Liu, T., Djordjevic, I. B., & Li, M. (2015). Signal constellation design for cross-phase modulation dominated channels. In M. Jaworski, & M. Marciniak (Eds.), ICTON 2015 - 17th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks [7193299] (International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks; Vol. 2015-August). IEEE Computer Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2015.7193299