Conference Proceedings

Frequency Interleaving Towards Spectrally Efficient Direct Detection Based Optical OFDM Systems

Lenin Mehedy, Masuduzzaman Bakaul, Ampalavanapillai Nirmalathas

2010 15TH OPTOELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE (OECC) | IEICE-INST ELECTRONICS INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION ENGINEERS | Published : 2010

Abstract

We demonstrate the use of frequency interleaving in direct detection based optical OFDM systems to achieve up to 50% improvement in the effective spectral efficiency.