Optical Field Recovery via Stokes Vector Direct Detection
W Shieh, D Che
Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2019 | IEEE Circuits and Systems Society | Published : 2019
© 2019 OSA. We first review the architectures and information capacities of Stokes vector direct detection. We then discuss various polarization modulation schemes to recover the optical field and their associated optical and spectral efficiencies.