Dissipative Kerr soliton microcombs for FEC-free optical communications over 100 channels.

  title={Dissipative Kerr soliton microcombs for FEC-free optical communications over 100 channels.},
  author={Shun Fujii and Shuya Tanaka and Tamiki Ohtsuka and Soma Kogure and Koshiro Wada and Hajime Kumazaki and Shunpei Tasaka and Yosuke Hashimoto and Yuta Kobayashi and Tomohiro Araki and Kentaro Furusawa and Norihiko Sekine and Satoki Kawanishi and Takasumi Tanabe},
  journal={Optics express},
  volume={30 2},
The demand for high-speed and highly efficient optical communication techniques has been rapidly growing due to the ever-increasing volume of data traffic. As well as the digital coherent communication used for core and metro networks, intensity modulation and direct detection (IM-DD) are still promising schemes in intra/inter data centers thanks to their low latency, high reliability, and good cost performance. In this work, we study a microresonator-based frequency comb as a potential light… 

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