Publications [#62275] of Nimmi Ramanujam
- Cai, Y. and Ramanujam, N. and Morris, J.M. and Adali, T. and Lenner, G. and Puc, A.B. and Pilipetskii, A., Performance limit of forward error correction codes in optical fiber communications,
Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series, vol. 54 no. 2
pp. 2 - 1, Anaheim, CA
(last updated on 2007/04/13)
We investigate performance limits of forward error correction codes in optically-amplified fiber channels with asymmetric channel statistics. We show that the binary symmetric channel approximation underestimates the maximum coding gain achievable in fiber communications.
Optical communication;Error correction;Light amplifiers;Statistical methods;Approximation theory;Probability;