New bit-error-rate monitoring technique based on histograms and curve fitting

Lei Ding, Wen De Zhong, Chao Lu, Yixin Wang

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We propose a new method for estimating the bit error rate (BER) of optical channels suffering from crosstalk and waveform distortion. We demonstrate experimentally that the new method can provide a good BER estimation with an error range less than one order of magnitude.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2507-2511
Number of pages5
JournalOptics Express
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 31 May 2004
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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