We describe polarization-sensitive phase-referenced linear optical sampling for measuring polarization, amplitude, and phase of a high speed optical waveform. With a single measurement, we simultaneously measure both orthogonal polarization channels of 2×10 GB/s polarization-multiplexed QPSK.
Proceedings Title: Tech. Dig., Optical Fiber Communication Conf. (OFC)
Conference Dates: March 22-26, 2009
Conference Location: San Diego, CA
Pub Type: Conferences
LOS, Linear optical sampling, Polarization multiplexed, QPSK