Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Real-Time 16QAM Transatlantic Record Spectral Efficiency of 6.21 b/s/Hz Enabling 26.2 Tbps Capacity

2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

Author(s): Stephen Grubb ; Pierre Mertz ; Ales Kumpera ; Lee Dardis ; Jeffrey Rahn ; James O'Connor ; Matthew Mitchell
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

Real-time, error-free 16QAM transmission at a record spectral efficiency of 6.21 b/s/Hz enables transatlantic (6,644 km) fiber capacity of 26.2 Tbps, using precision, multi-carrier common... View More