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Performance comparison of subcarrier multiplexed coherent systems using optical intensity and phase modulators

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2 Author(s)
Jiang, Q. ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada ; Kavehrad, M.

The performance of subcarrier multiplexed coherent systems is compared theoretically using optical intensity and phase modulators. The results show that a subcarrier multiplexed coherent system with a symmetrical optical intensity modulator can offer a receiver sensitivity improvement as high as 9.1 dB over that with an optical phase modulator.

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Electronics Letters  (Volume:28 ,  Issue: 2 )