Long-haul high capacity optical communication systems

Physical layer design of optical communication systems: coherently detected systems, digital signal processing techniques for advanced modulation formats, digital nonlinearity mitigation, Nyquist-WDM for Terabit Super-channel implementation. Modelling and simulation of non-linear fiber propagation, development of algorithms for computer simulation of fiber propagation. Availabiliy of a state-of-the-art simulation cluster based on GPU for numerical analysis of system performance. Capability to perform optical system experiments over long-distances using in-line setups and recirculating loops.


ERC Sector:

  • PE7_6 Communication technology, high-frequency technology
  • PE7_8 Networks


  • Optical fiber communication

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