Four-Dimensional Estimates of Mutual Information in Coherent Optical Communication Experiments
Paper in proceedings, 2015

Mutual information is experimentally investigated for long-haul coherent transmission. Receivers that consider memoryless four-dimensional noise distributions can achieve significantly higher rates than receivers assuming two-dimensional symmetric distributions.

Author

Tobias Eriksson

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

Tobias Fehenberger

Technical University of Munich

Norbert Hanik

Technical University of Munich

Peter Andrekson

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

Magnus Karlsson

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Photonics

Erik Agrell

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

European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC), Valencia, Spain, 27 September - 1 October 2015

7342028

Areas of Advance

Information and Communication Technology

Subject Categories

Telecommunications

Communication Systems

DOI

10.1109/ECOC.2015.7342028

ISBN

978-846081741-3

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3/29/2018