Exceeding the nonlinear-shannon limit using Raman laser based amplification and optical phase conjugation

Phillips, Ian, Tan, Mingming, Stephens, Marc F., McCarthy, Mary, Giacoumidis, Elias, Sygletos, Stylianos, Rosa, Pawel, Fabbri, Simon, Le, Son T., Kanesan, Thavamaran, Turitsyn, Sergei K., Doran, Nick J., Harper, Paul and Ellis, Andrew D. (2014). Exceeding the nonlinear-shannon limit using Raman laser based amplification and optical phase conjugation. IN: UNSPECIFIED OSA technical digest . Optical Society of America.


We demonstrate that a combination of Raman laser based amplification and optical phase conjugation enables transmission beyond the nonlinear-Shannon limit. We show nonlinear compensation of 7x114Gbit/s DP-QPSK channels, increasing system reach by 30%.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1364/OFC.2014.M3C.1
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, electronic & power engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Institute of Photonics
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Non-linearity and complexity research group
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Event Title: Optical Fiber Communication conference 2014
Event Type: Other
Event Dates: 2014-03-09 - 2014-03-13
Uncontrolled Keywords: Computer Networks and Communications,Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
ISBN: 978-1-55752-993-0
Full Text Link: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=OFC-2014-M3C.1
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Published Date: 2014
Authors: Phillips, Ian ( 0000-0002-2776-8939)
Tan, Mingming
Stephens, Marc F. ( 0000-0002-6533-1893)
McCarthy, Mary ( 0000-0002-1348-1574)
Giacoumidis, Elias
Sygletos, Stylianos
Rosa, Pawel
Fabbri, Simon ( 0000-0003-1858-4211)
Le, Son T. ( 0000-0002-3824-9456)
Kanesan, Thavamaran
Turitsyn, Sergei K. ( 0000-0003-0101-3834)
Doran, Nick J.
Harper, Paul
Ellis, Andrew D. ( 0000-0002-0417-0547)



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