All-optical subcarrier labeling based on the carrier suppression of the payload

Nan Chi, Jianfeng Zhang, Palle Jeppesen

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Abstract

We report on a new approach to all-optical subcarrier labeling based on sideband generation through carrier-suppression of the payload. The experimental transmission over 50-km standard fiber of a 10-Gb/s payload data multiplexed with a synchronized 1.25-Gb/s subcarrier label is carried out with less than 1-dB receiver power penalty, clearly demonstrating the feasibility of this sideband optical labeling scheme. The requirements to the modulation index and dc bias along with the limitation of the input extinction ratio are discussed.
Original languageEnglish
JournalI E E E Photonics Technology Letters
Volume15
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)781-783
ISSN1041-1135
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003

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