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Wavelength conversion for 10.7 Gbit/s DPSK without differential decoding

Wavelength conversion for 10.7 Gbit/s DPSK without differential decoding

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A wavelength converter for 10.7 Gbit/s DPSK signals is presented which eliminates the need to use additional encoders or path-dependent encoding/decoding. It has a small penalty of 1.8 dB at an OSNR of 24.8 dB.


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