<1-ms highly-repeatable polarization-state generator and analyzer for 40-Gb/s system performance monitoring

L. S. Yan, X. Steve Yao, Changyuan Yu, Y. Wang, L. Lin, Z. Chen, A. E. Willner

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We demonstrate a fast (<1 millisecond), all solid-state, highly repeatable (variation <0.1°) polarization state generator and analyzer using magneto-optic polarization switches and demonstrate OSNR performance monitoring in a 14×40-Gb/s WDM system.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIET Conference Publications
PublisherInstitution of Engineering and Technology
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2005
Externally publishedYes
Event31st European Conference on Optical Communications, ECOC 2005 - Glasgow, United Kingdom
Duration: 25 Sep 200529 Sep 2005


Conference31st European Conference on Optical Communications, ECOC 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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