Optical Field Recovery via Stokes Vector Direct Detection
W Shieh, D Che
2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2019 - Proceedings | 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.