Conference Proceedings

Nonlinear Tolerance of Few-mode Fiber Based Transmission Systems with Random Mode Coupling

An Li, Xi Chen, William Shieh

2013 OPTICAL FIBER COMMUNICATION CONFERENCE AND EXPOSITION AND THE NATIONAL FIBER OPTIC ENGINEERS CONFERENCE (OFC/NFOEC) | IEEE | Published : 2013

Abstract

We propose an analytical model for nonlinear propagation in few-mode fiber with random mode coupling. Simulation results show the Q factor can be improved by 5.3 dB for OFDM system with DGD= ±1 ns/km. © 2013 OSA.