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Mode division multiplexing based on ring core optical fibers. / Liu, Jie; Zhu, Guoxuan; Zhang, Junwei; Wen, Yuanhui; Wu, Xiong; Zhang, Yanfeng; Chen, Yujie; Cai, Xinlun; Li, Zhaohui; Hu, Ziyang; Zhu, Jiangbo; Yu, Siyuan.

In: IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, Vol. 54, No. 5, 0700118, 01.10.2018.

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Liu, J, Zhu, G, Zhang, J, Wen, Y, Wu, X, Zhang, Y, Chen, Y, Cai, X, Li, Z, Hu, Z, Zhu, J & Yu, S 2018, 'Mode division multiplexing based on ring core optical fibers', IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, vol. 54, no. 5, 0700118. https://doi.org/10.1109/JQE.2018.2864561

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Liu, J., Zhu, G., Zhang, J., Wen, Y., Wu, X., Zhang, Y., ... Yu, S. (2018). Mode division multiplexing based on ring core optical fibers. IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 54(5), [0700118]. https://doi.org/10.1109/JQE.2018.2864561

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Liu J, Zhu G, Zhang J, Wen Y, Wu X, Zhang Y et al. Mode division multiplexing based on ring core optical fibers. IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 2018 Oct 1;54(5). 0700118. https://doi.org/10.1109/JQE.2018.2864561

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Liu, Jie ; Zhu, Guoxuan ; Zhang, Junwei ; Wen, Yuanhui ; Wu, Xiong ; Zhang, Yanfeng ; Chen, Yujie ; Cai, Xinlun ; Li, Zhaohui ; Hu, Ziyang ; Zhu, Jiangbo ; Yu, Siyuan. / Mode division multiplexing based on ring core optical fibers. In: IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 2018 ; Vol. 54, No. 5.

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abstract = "The unique modal characteristics of ring core fibers (RCFs) potentially enable the implementation of mode-division multiplexing (MDM) schemes that can increase optical data transmission capacity with either low-complexity modular multi-input multi-output (MIMO) equalization or no MIMO equalization. This paper attempts to present a comprehensive review of recent research on the key aspects of RCF-based MDM transmission. Starting from fundamental fiber modal structures, a theoretical comparison between RCFs and conventional step-index and graded-index multi-mode fibers in terms of their MDM capacity and the associated MIMO complexity is given first as the underlining rationale behind RCF-MDM. This is followed by a discussion of RCF design considerations for achieving high-mode channel count and low crosstalk performances in either MIMO-free or modular MIMO transmission schemes. The principles and implementations of RCF mode (de-)multiplexing devices are discussed in detail, followed by RCF-based optical amplifiers culminating in MIMO-free or modular-MIMO RCF-MDM data transmission schemes. A discussion on further research directions is also given.",
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