State of the Art in Non-repeatered Optical Transmission

Tuesday, 20 September, 2011
09:00 -- 10:45, Room B
Tu.3.B • Undersea Transmission

Tu.3.B.1 • 09:00 (Invited)

State of the art in non repeatered optical transmission

Hans Bissessur1; 1Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks, France.
This paper reviews the key technologies for non-repeatered systems and describes experimental demonstrations of long reach or high capacity, based on 40Gb/s PDM-BPSK or 100 Gb/s PDM-QPSK modulation with a coherent receiver.