Olga Vassilieva

State of the Art Fiber Nonlinearity Compensation Techniques in Coherent DWDM systems


We review the latest technologies for fiber nonlinearity compensation to extend reach of high capacity transmission systems. We discuss their basic principles, practical implementations and challenges. We also review the role and practicality of Machine Learning in optical communication systems.


Olga Vassilieva, Ph.D., is a senior member of the research staff for Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc., specializing in research and development of high bit-rate coherent optical transmission systems, advanced optical modulation formats, and transmission impairment mitigation techniques. She has worked at Fujitsu since August, 2000. Dr. Vassilieva is a member of the IEEE Photonics Society, the author and co-author of numerous scientific papers and patents.