Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Dynamic Crosstalk Study in a Few-Mode-Multi-Core Fiber

2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

Author(s): B. J. Puttnam ; G. Rademacher ; R. S. Luis ; H. Furukawa ; A. Ross-Adams ; S. Gross ; M. Withford ; N. Riesen ; Y. Sasaki ; K. Saitoh ; K. Aikawa ; Y. Awaji ; N. Wada
Publisher: Optical Society (The) (OSA)
Publication Date: 1 March 2019
Conference Location: San Diego, CA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 3 March 2019
Page(s): 1 - 3
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-943580-53-8

We investigate crosstalk fluctuations between cores and modes in a few-mode-MCF, observing almost 20dB power fluctuations for CW signals. We then measure increased crosstalk penalty for LP11 modes... View More