We propose a new application of the MZI-SOA-based optical-2R regeneration, which can exactly compensate for the PMD penalty resulting from 35ps-DGD in a 10Gb/s system with 18dB OSNR/0.1nm. This demonstrates the effectiveness of optical-2R in the receiver for PMD mitigation.

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