Performance and complexity comparison of CPE algorithms for 256-QAM optical signals

S.M. Bilal, G. Bosco, J. Cheng, Pak Tao Lau, Chao Lu

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A detailed analysis of different CPE schemes for 256- QAM signals is presented. Viterbi algorithms demonstrate very poor performance, while the best compromise between complexity and performance is achieved using the BPS+MLE algorithm.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2015
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Print)9781557529374
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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