I. B. Djordjevic, L. L. Minkov, H. G. Batshon, “Mitigation of linear and nonlinear impairments in high-speed optical networks by using LDPC-coded turbo equalization,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 73–83, Aug. 2008.

[CrossRef]

R.-J. Essiambre, G. J. Foschini, G. Kramer, P. J. Winzer, “Capacity limits of information transport in fiber-optic networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 101, paper 163901, Oct. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. J. Savory, “Digital filters for coherent optical receivers,” Opt. Express, vol. 16, pp. 804–817, Jan. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. B. Djordjevic, L. Xu, T. Wang, “Simultaneous chromatic dispersion and PMD compensation by using coded-OFDM and girth-10 LCPC codes,” Opt. Express, vol. 16, no. 14, pp. 10269–10278, July 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Ivkovic, I. Djordjevic, P. Rajkovic, B. Vasic, “Pulse energy probability density functions for long-haul optical fiber transmission systems by using instantons and Edgeworth expansion,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, no. 20, pp. 1604–1606, Oct. 2007.

[CrossRef]

M. Ivkovic, I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Calculation of achievable information rates of long-haul optical transmission systems using instanton approach,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 25, pp. 1163–1168, May 2007.

[CrossRef]

W. Shieh, X. Yi, Y. Ma, Y. Tang, “Theoretical and experimental study on PMD-supported transmission using polarization diversity in coherent optical OFDM systems,” Opt. Express, vol. 15, pp. 9936–9947, 2007.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. P. C. Fossorier, “Quasi-cyclic low-density parity-check codes from circulant permutation matricies,” JETP, vol. 50, pp. 1788–1794, Aug. 2004.

J. M. Kahn, K.-P. Ho, “Spectral efficiency limits and modulation/detection techniques for DWDM systems,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron., vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 259–272, Mar./Apr. 2004.

[CrossRef]

K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich, S. K. Turitsyn, “Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 91, no. 20, paper 203901, Nov. 2003.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Hou, P. H. Siegel, L. B. Milstein, H. D. Pfitser, “Capacity approaching bandwidth-efficient coded modulation schemes based on low-density parity-check codes,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 2141–2155, Sept. 2003.

[CrossRef]

G. Colavolpe, G. Ferrari, R. Raheli, “Reduced-sate BCJR-type algorithms,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 19, pp. 848–858, May 2001.

[CrossRef]

S. ten Brink, “Convergence behavior of iteratively decoded parallel concatenated codes,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 40, pp. 1727–1737, Oct. 2001.

[CrossRef]

P. P. Mitra, J. B. Stark, “Nonlinear limits to the information capacity of optical fiber communications,” Nature, vol. 411, no. 6841, pp. 1027–1030, June 2001.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

G. Caire, G. Taricco, E. Biglieri, “Bit-interleaved coded modulation,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 44, pp. 927–946, May 1998.

[CrossRef]

W. T. Webb, R. Steele, “Variable rate QAM for mobile radio,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 43, pp. 2223–2230, July 1995.

[CrossRef]

L. R. Bahl, J. Cocke, F. Jelinek, J. Raviv, “Optimal decoding of linear codes for minimizing symbol error rate,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. IT-20, pp. 284–287, Mar. 1974.

[CrossRef]

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

H. Xiao-Yu, E. Eleftheriou, D.-M. Arnold, A. Dholakia, “Efficient implementations of the sum-product algorithm for decoding of LDPC codes,” in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, vol. 2, Nov. 2001, pp. 1036–1036E.

L. R. Bahl, J. Cocke, F. Jelinek, J. Raviv, “Optimal decoding of linear codes for minimizing symbol error rate,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. IT-20, pp. 284–287, Mar. 1974.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, L. L. Minkov, H. G. Batshon, “Mitigation of linear and nonlinear impairments in high-speed optical networks by using LDPC-coded turbo equalization,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 73–83, Aug. 2008.

[CrossRef]

G. Caire, G. Taricco, E. Biglieri, “Bit-interleaved coded modulation,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 44, pp. 927–946, May 1998.

[CrossRef]

G. Caire, G. Taricco, E. Biglieri, “Bit-interleaved coded modulation,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 44, pp. 927–946, May 1998.

[CrossRef]

L. R. Bahl, J. Cocke, F. Jelinek, J. Raviv, “Optimal decoding of linear codes for minimizing symbol error rate,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. IT-20, pp. 284–287, Mar. 1974.

[CrossRef]

G. Colavolpe, G. Ferrari, R. Raheli, “Reduced-sate BCJR-type algorithms,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 19, pp. 848–858, May 2001.

[CrossRef]

S. Lin, D. J. Costello, Error Control Coding: Fundamentals and Applications. Upper Sadle River: Pearson Prentice-Hall, 2004.

T. M. Cover, J. A. Thomas, Elements of Information Theory. New York: Wiley, 1991.

[CrossRef]

K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich, S. K. Turitsyn, “Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 91, no. 20, paper 203901, Nov. 2003.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. Xiao-Yu, E. Eleftheriou, D.-M. Arnold, A. Dholakia, “Efficient implementations of the sum-product algorithm for decoding of LDPC codes,” in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, vol. 2, Nov. 2001, pp. 1036–1036E.

M. Ivkovic, I. Djordjevic, P. Rajkovic, B. Vasic, “Pulse energy probability density functions for long-haul optical fiber transmission systems by using instantons and Edgeworth expansion,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, no. 20, pp. 1604–1606, Oct. 2007.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, L. L. Minkov, H. G. Batshon, “Mitigation of linear and nonlinear impairments in high-speed optical networks by using LDPC-coded turbo equalization,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 73–83, Aug. 2008.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, L. Xu, T. Wang, “Simultaneous chromatic dispersion and PMD compensation by using coded-OFDM and girth-10 LCPC codes,” Opt. Express, vol. 16, no. 14, pp. 10269–10278, July 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Ivkovic, I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Calculation of achievable information rates of long-haul optical transmission systems using instanton approach,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 25, pp. 1163–1168, May 2007.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Nonlinear BCJR equalizer for suppression of intrachannel nonlinearities in 40 Gb∕s optical communication systems,” Opt. Express, vol. 14, pp. 4625–4635, 2006.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, M. Ivkovic, I. Gabitov, “Achievable information rates for high-speed long-haul optical transmission,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 23, pp. 3755–3763, Nov. 2005.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, “Suppression of intrachannel nonlinearities in high-speed WDM systems,” in Advanced Technologies for High-Speed Optical Communications, L. Xu, ed. Trivandrum-Kerala, India: Research Signpost, 2007, pp. 247–277.

H. Xiao-Yu, E. Eleftheriou, D.-M. Arnold, A. Dholakia, “Efficient implementations of the sum-product algorithm for decoding of LDPC codes,” in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, vol. 2, Nov. 2001, pp. 1036–1036E.

R.-J. Essiambre, G. J. Foschini, G. Kramer, P. J. Winzer, “Capacity limits of information transport in fiber-optic networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 101, paper 163901, Oct. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

G. Colavolpe, G. Ferrari, R. Raheli, “Reduced-sate BCJR-type algorithms,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 19, pp. 848–858, May 2001.

[CrossRef]

R.-J. Essiambre, G. J. Foschini, G. Kramer, P. J. Winzer, “Capacity limits of information transport in fiber-optic networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 101, paper 163901, Oct. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. P. C. Fossorier, “Quasi-cyclic low-density parity-check codes from circulant permutation matricies,” JETP, vol. 50, pp. 1788–1794, Aug. 2004.

J. M. Kahn, K.-P. Ho, “Spectral efficiency limits and modulation/detection techniques for DWDM systems,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron., vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 259–272, Mar./Apr. 2004.

[CrossRef]

J. Hou, P. H. Siegel, L. B. Milstein, H. D. Pfitser, “Capacity approaching bandwidth-efficient coded modulation schemes based on low-density parity-check codes,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 2141–2155, Sept. 2003.

[CrossRef]

E. Ip, J. M. Kahn, “Nonlinear impairment compensation using backpropagation,” in Optical Fibre, New Developments. Vienna, Austria: In-Tech, to be published.

M. Ivkovic, I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Calculation of achievable information rates of long-haul optical transmission systems using instanton approach,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 25, pp. 1163–1168, May 2007.

[CrossRef]

M. Ivkovic, I. Djordjevic, P. Rajkovic, B. Vasic, “Pulse energy probability density functions for long-haul optical fiber transmission systems by using instantons and Edgeworth expansion,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, no. 20, pp. 1604–1606, Oct. 2007.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, M. Ivkovic, I. Gabitov, “Achievable information rates for high-speed long-haul optical transmission,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 23, pp. 3755–3763, Nov. 2005.

[CrossRef]

L. R. Bahl, J. Cocke, F. Jelinek, J. Raviv, “Optimal decoding of linear codes for minimizing symbol error rate,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. IT-20, pp. 284–287, Mar. 1974.

[CrossRef]

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

J. M. Kahn, K.-P. Ho, “Spectral efficiency limits and modulation/detection techniques for DWDM systems,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron., vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 259–272, Mar./Apr. 2004.

[CrossRef]

E. Ip, J. M. Kahn, “Nonlinear impairment compensation using backpropagation,” in Optical Fibre, New Developments. Vienna, Austria: In-Tech, to be published.

R.-J. Essiambre, G. J. Foschini, G. Kramer, P. J. Winzer, “Capacity limits of information transport in fiber-optic networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 101, paper 163901, Oct. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Lin, D. J. Costello, Error Control Coding: Fundamentals and Applications. Upper Sadle River: Pearson Prentice-Hall, 2004.

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

J. Hou, P. H. Siegel, L. B. Milstein, H. D. Pfitser, “Capacity approaching bandwidth-efficient coded modulation schemes based on low-density parity-check codes,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 2141–2155, Sept. 2003.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, L. L. Minkov, H. G. Batshon, “Mitigation of linear and nonlinear impairments in high-speed optical networks by using LDPC-coded turbo equalization,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 73–83, Aug. 2008.

[CrossRef]

P. P. Mitra, J. B. Stark, “Nonlinear limits to the information capacity of optical fiber communications,” Nature, vol. 411, no. 6841, pp. 1027–1030, June 2001.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

J. Hou, P. H. Siegel, L. B. Milstein, H. D. Pfitser, “Capacity approaching bandwidth-efficient coded modulation schemes based on low-density parity-check codes,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 2141–2155, Sept. 2003.

[CrossRef]

J. G. Proakis, Digital Communications. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2001.

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

G. Colavolpe, G. Ferrari, R. Raheli, “Reduced-sate BCJR-type algorithms,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 19, pp. 848–858, May 2001.

[CrossRef]

M. Ivkovic, I. Djordjevic, P. Rajkovic, B. Vasic, “Pulse energy probability density functions for long-haul optical fiber transmission systems by using instantons and Edgeworth expansion,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, no. 20, pp. 1604–1606, Oct. 2007.

[CrossRef]

L. R. Bahl, J. Cocke, F. Jelinek, J. Raviv, “Optimal decoding of linear codes for minimizing symbol error rate,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. IT-20, pp. 284–287, Mar. 1974.

[CrossRef]

F. M. Reza, An Introduction to Information Theory. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1961.

W. E. Ryan, “Concatenated convolutional codes and iterative decoding,” in Wiley Encyclopedia of Telecommunications, J. G. Proakis, ed. New York: Wiley, 2002.

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

J. Hou, P. H. Siegel, L. B. Milstein, H. D. Pfitser, “Capacity approaching bandwidth-efficient coded modulation schemes based on low-density parity-check codes,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 2141–2155, Sept. 2003.

[CrossRef]

P. P. Mitra, J. B. Stark, “Nonlinear limits to the information capacity of optical fiber communications,” Nature, vol. 411, no. 6841, pp. 1027–1030, June 2001.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. T. Webb, R. Steele, “Variable rate QAM for mobile radio,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 43, pp. 2223–2230, July 1995.

[CrossRef]

G. Caire, G. Taricco, E. Biglieri, “Bit-interleaved coded modulation,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 44, pp. 927–946, May 1998.

[CrossRef]

S. ten Brink, “Convergence behavior of iteratively decoded parallel concatenated codes,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 40, pp. 1727–1737, Oct. 2001.

[CrossRef]

T. M. Cover, J. A. Thomas, Elements of Information Theory. New York: Wiley, 1991.

[CrossRef]

K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich, S. K. Turitsyn, “Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 91, no. 20, paper 203901, Nov. 2003.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich, S. K. Turitsyn, “Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 91, no. 20, paper 203901, Nov. 2003.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Ivkovic, I. Djordjevic, P. Rajkovic, B. Vasic, “Pulse energy probability density functions for long-haul optical fiber transmission systems by using instantons and Edgeworth expansion,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, no. 20, pp. 1604–1606, Oct. 2007.

[CrossRef]

M. Ivkovic, I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Calculation of achievable information rates of long-haul optical transmission systems using instanton approach,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 25, pp. 1163–1168, May 2007.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Nonlinear BCJR equalizer for suppression of intrachannel nonlinearities in 40 Gb∕s optical communication systems,” Opt. Express, vol. 14, pp. 4625–4635, 2006.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, M. Ivkovic, I. Gabitov, “Achievable information rates for high-speed long-haul optical transmission,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 23, pp. 3755–3763, Nov. 2005.

[CrossRef]

W. T. Webb, R. Steele, “Variable rate QAM for mobile radio,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 43, pp. 2223–2230, July 1995.

[CrossRef]

R.-J. Essiambre, G. J. Foschini, G. Kramer, P. J. Winzer, “Capacity limits of information transport in fiber-optic networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 101, paper 163901, Oct. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. Xiao-Yu, E. Eleftheriou, D.-M. Arnold, A. Dholakia, “Efficient implementations of the sum-product algorithm for decoding of LDPC codes,” in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, vol. 2, Nov. 2001, pp. 1036–1036E.

K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich, S. K. Turitsyn, “Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 91, no. 20, paper 203901, Nov. 2003.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. B. Djordjevic, L. L. Minkov, H. G. Batshon, “Mitigation of linear and nonlinear impairments in high-speed optical networks by using LDPC-coded turbo equalization,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 26, no. 6, pp. 73–83, Aug. 2008.

[CrossRef]

G. Colavolpe, G. Ferrari, R. Raheli, “Reduced-sate BCJR-type algorithms,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun., vol. 19, pp. 848–858, May 2001.

[CrossRef]

J. M. Kahn, K.-P. Ho, “Spectral efficiency limits and modulation/detection techniques for DWDM systems,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron., vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 259–272, Mar./Apr. 2004.

[CrossRef]

M. Ivkovic, I. Djordjevic, P. Rajkovic, B. Vasic, “Pulse energy probability density functions for long-haul optical fiber transmission systems by using instantons and Edgeworth expansion,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, no. 20, pp. 1604–1606, Oct. 2007.

[CrossRef]

S. ten Brink, “Convergence behavior of iteratively decoded parallel concatenated codes,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 40, pp. 1727–1737, Oct. 2001.

[CrossRef]

W. T. Webb, R. Steele, “Variable rate QAM for mobile radio,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 43, pp. 2223–2230, July 1995.

[CrossRef]

L. R. Bahl, J. Cocke, F. Jelinek, J. Raviv, “Optimal decoding of linear codes for minimizing symbol error rate,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. IT-20, pp. 284–287, Mar. 1974.

[CrossRef]

J. Hou, P. H. Siegel, L. B. Milstein, H. D. Pfitser, “Capacity approaching bandwidth-efficient coded modulation schemes based on low-density parity-check codes,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 2141–2155, Sept. 2003.

[CrossRef]

G. Caire, G. Taricco, E. Biglieri, “Bit-interleaved coded modulation,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, vol. 44, pp. 927–946, May 1998.

[CrossRef]

J. Tang, “The channel capacity of a multispan DWDM system employing dispersive nonlinear optical fibers and an ideal coherent optical receiver,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 20, no. 7, pp. 1095–1101, July 2002.

[CrossRef]

I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, M. Ivkovic, I. Gabitov, “Achievable information rates for high-speed long-haul optical transmission,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 23, pp. 3755–3763, Nov. 2005.

[CrossRef]

M. Ivkovic, I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Calculation of achievable information rates of long-haul optical transmission systems using instanton approach,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 25, pp. 1163–1168, May 2007.

[CrossRef]

M. P. C. Fossorier, “Quasi-cyclic low-density parity-check codes from circulant permutation matricies,” JETP, vol. 50, pp. 1788–1794, Aug. 2004.

P. P. Mitra, J. B. Stark, “Nonlinear limits to the information capacity of optical fiber communications,” Nature, vol. 411, no. 6841, pp. 1027–1030, June 2001.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. Shieh, X. Yi, Y. Ma, Y. Tang, “Theoretical and experimental study on PMD-supported transmission using polarization diversity in coherent optical OFDM systems,” Opt. Express, vol. 15, pp. 9936–9947, 2007.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. J. Savory, “Digital filters for coherent optical receivers,” Opt. Express, vol. 16, pp. 804–817, Jan. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. B. Djordjevic, L. Xu, T. Wang, “Simultaneous chromatic dispersion and PMD compensation by using coded-OFDM and girth-10 LCPC codes,” Opt. Express, vol. 16, no. 14, pp. 10269–10278, July 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. B. Djordjevic, B. Vasic, “Nonlinear BCJR equalizer for suppression of intrachannel nonlinearities in 40 Gb∕s optical communication systems,” Opt. Express, vol. 14, pp. 4625–4635, 2006.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich, S. K. Turitsyn, “Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 91, no. 20, paper 203901, Nov. 2003.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R.-J. Essiambre, G. J. Foschini, G. Kramer, P. J. Winzer, “Capacity limits of information transport in fiber-optic networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 101, paper 163901, Oct. 2008.

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Ip, J. M. Kahn, “Nonlinear impairment compensation using backpropagation,” in Optical Fibre, New Developments. Vienna, Austria: In-Tech, to be published.

S. Lin, D. J. Costello, Error Control Coding: Fundamentals and Applications. Upper Sadle River: Pearson Prentice-Hall, 2004.

N. Alic, G. C. Papen, R. E. Saperstein, R. Jiang, C. Marki, Y. Fainman, S. Radic, “Experimental demonstration of 10 Gb∕s NRZ extended dispersion-limited reach over 600 km-SMF link without optical dispersion compensation,” in Optical Fiber Communication Conf. and Expo. and the Nat. Fiber Optic Engineers Conf., 5–10 March 2006, paper OWB7.

I. B. Djordjevic, “Suppression of intrachannel nonlinearities in high-speed WDM systems,” in Advanced Technologies for High-Speed Optical Communications, L. Xu, ed. Trivandrum-Kerala, India: Research Signpost, 2007, pp. 247–277.

W. E. Ryan, “Concatenated convolutional codes and iterative decoding,” in Wiley Encyclopedia of Telecommunications, J. G. Proakis, ed. New York: Wiley, 2002.

T. M. Cover, J. A. Thomas, Elements of Information Theory. New York: Wiley, 1991.

[CrossRef]

F. M. Reza, An Introduction to Information Theory. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1961.

H. Xiao-Yu, E. Eleftheriou, D.-M. Arnold, A. Dholakia, “Efficient implementations of the sum-product algorithm for decoding of LDPC codes,” in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM, vol. 2, Nov. 2001, pp. 1036–1036E.

J. G. Proakis, Digital Communications. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2001.