Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Transmission Systems with Constant Output Power Amplifiers at Low SNR Values: A Generalized Droop Model

2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

Author(s): Jean-Christophe Antona ; Alexis Carbo Meseguer ; Vincent Letellier
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 propose a unified model of signal impairment aggregation with fixed-power amplifiers which captures ASE noise accumulation and its combination with nonlinearities. We numerically show... View More