Theoretical and Experimental Performance Evaluation Methods for DD-OFDM Systems with Optical Amplification

Adolfo V. T. Cartaxo, Tiago M. F. Alves

Abstract


Several methods have been proposed to evaluate theoretically and experimentally the performance of optically amplified direct-detection orthogonal frequency division multiplexing systems. In this paper, we review those methods, and highlight their main advantages and disadvantages.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S2179-10742011000100009

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