DWDM-TO-OTDM Conversion by Time-Domain Optical Fourier Transformation

Hans Christian Hansen Mulvad, Hao Hu, Michael Galili, Hua Ji, Evarist Palushani, Anders Clausen, Leif Katsuo Oxenløwe, Palle Jeppesen

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We propose DWDM-OTDM conversion by time-domain optical Fourier transformation. Error-free conversion of a 16×10 Gbit/s 50 GHz-spacing DWDM data signal to a 160 Gbit/s OTDM signal with a 2.1 dB average penalty is demonstrated.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2011
PublisherOptical Society of America
Publication date2011
ISBN (Print)978-1-4577-1918-9
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Event37th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication - Geneva, Switzerland
Duration: 18 Sep 201122 Sep 2011
Conference number: 37


Conference37th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication
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