Compensation of chromatic dispersion and nonlinearity using simplified digital backpropagation

Ezra Ip, Pak Tao Lau, Daniel J F Barros, Joseph M. Kahn

Research output: Chapter in book / Conference proceedingConference article published in proceeding or bookAcademic researchpeer-review

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We study digital backpropagation for compensating linear and nonlinear impairments in single-mode fiber. We reduce computational complexity by increasing the spatial step size. We evaluate the effects of sampling rate and dispersion map on performance.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCoherent Optical Technologies and Applications, COTA 2008
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventCoherent Optical Technologies and Applications, COTA 2008 - Boston, MA, United States
Duration: 13 Jul 200816 Jul 2008


ConferenceCoherent Optical Technologies and Applications, COTA 2008
CountryUnited States
CityBoston, MA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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