Generalized pulse-position modulation for optical power-efficient communication
Paper in proceedings, 2011

A family of modulation formats is derived by combining pulse-position modulation (PPM) with multilevel dual-polarization signal constellations. With 16-PPM, gains of up to 5.4 dB are obtained over dual-polarization QPSK, at the cost of reduced spectral efficiency.

Author

Magnus Karlsson

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

Erik Agrell

Chalmers, Signals and Systems, Communication and Antenna Systems, Communication Systems

European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication - Proceedings

2162-2701 (ISSN)

European Conference and Exposition on Optical Communications, ECOC 2011
Geneva, Switzerland,

Areas of Advance

Information and Communication Technology

Subject Categories

Telecommunications

DOI

10.1364/ECOC.2011.Tu.6.B.6

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