A Robust Adaptive Pre-Distortion Method for Optical Communication Transmitters

@article{Khanna2016ARA,
  title={A Robust Adaptive Pre-Distortion Method for Optical Communication Transmitters},
  author={Ginni Khanna and Bernhard Spinnler and Stefano Calabr{\`o} and Erik de Man and Norbert Hanik},
  journal={IEEE Photonics Technology Letters},
  year={2016},
  volume={28},
  pages={752-755}
}
Present and next generation optical communication systems are constantly being developed to operate at higher baud rates and higher modulation formats. It then becomes inevitable to consider the various linear and nonlinear effects due to the imperfect components at the transmitter. State-of-the-art digital-to-analog converters, high bandwidth driver amplifiers, and dual-polarization (DP) Mach-Zehnder modulators are far from being ideal and present distortions in the form of bandwidth… Expand
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