Conference Proceedings

Experimental demonstration of transmission of coherent optical OFDM systems

W Shieh, X Yi, Y Tang

OFC/NFOEC 2007 - Optical Fiber Communication and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2007 | Published : 2007


We show the first experimental demonstration of coherent optical OFDM systems (CO-OFDM). 128 OFDM subcarriers with nominal data-rate of 8 Gb/s are successfully processed and recovered after 1000-km transmission through SSMF fibre without dispersion compensation. © 2007 Optical Society of America.