Generation of square or hexagonal 16-QAM signals using a single dual drive IQ modulator driven by binary signals

Shuangyi Yan, Dawei Wang, Yuliang Gao, Chao Lu, Pak Tao Lau, Lei Liu, Xiaogeng Xu

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Abstract

A simple square or hexagonal 16-QAM generation technique using a commercially available dual drive IQ modulator driven by 4 binary signals is proposed. Square or hexagonal polarization multiplexed (PM) 16-QAM signals at 25Gbaud/s are experimentally demonstrated.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2012 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OFC/NFOEC 2012
Publication statusPublished - 24 May 2012
Event2012 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OFC/NFOEC 2012 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: 4 Mar 20128 Mar 2012

Conference

Conference2012 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OFC/NFOEC 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA
Period4/03/128/03/12

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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