Capacity bounds in optical communications
Paper in proceedings, 2017

The fundamental concept of channel capacity and related information-theoretic metrics are reviewed and some techniques to quantify them by means of lower and upper bounds are explained. The importance of properly discretizing the channel model is highlighted.


Erik Agrell

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

European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC

Vol. Volume 2017-September 1-3

European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2017
Göteborg, Sweden,

Optical Fiber Interference is Not Noise

Swedish Research Council (VR), 2014-01-01 -- 2017-12-31.

Areas of Advance

Information and Communication Technology

Subject Categories


Communication Systems

Other Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering



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