Abstract

We analyzed the mechanism of the interplay between PDL and fiber nonlinear effects in 112Gb/s DP-QPSK systems and showed that PDL can generate large data-dependent optical peak power variations that can worsen nonlinear tolerance and cause an additional 1.4dB Q-penalty.

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O. Vassilieva, T. Hoshida, X. Wang, J. Rasmussen, H. Miyata, and T. Naito, “Impact of Polarization Dependent Loss and Cross-Phase Modulation on Polarization Multiplexed DQPSK Signals,” in Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Optical Fiber Communications (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, San Diego, 2008), paper OThU6 (2008).

T. Duthel, C. R. S. Fludger, J. Geyer, and C. Schulien, “Impact of Polarization Dependent Loss on Coherent POLMUX-NRZ-DQPSK,” in Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Optical Fiber Communications, (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, San Diego, 2008), paper OThU5 (2008).

C. Xie, “Polarization-Dependent Loss Induced Penalties in PDM-QPSK Coherent Optical Communication Systems,” in Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Optical Fiber Communications (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, San Diego, 2010), paper OWE6 (2010).

O. Vassilieva, I. Kim, and T. Naito, “Systematic Investigation of Interplay between Nonlinear and Polarization Dependent Loss Effects in Coherent Polarization Multiplexed Systems,” in Proceedings of ECOC’2010, Torino, Italy, paper P4.08 (2010).

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