Application of erasure decoding in fiber optical systems with FEC

Bing Xie, Yong Liang Guan, Jian Chen, Chao Lu, Zhihong Li

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Error-and-erasure decoding scheme is first proposed in optical receivers using FEC. Almost 1.3dB of additional coding gain at output BER of 10-12can be estimated for the intact RS (255, 239) coding scheme.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2005 Digest of the LEOS Summer Topical Meetings
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2005
Externally publishedYes
Event2005 LEOS Summer Topical Meeting - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: 25 Jul 200527 Jul 2005


Conference2005 LEOS Summer Topical Meeting
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Diego, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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