Patent Number: 6,295,152

Title: Optical receiver for receiving digitally transmitted data

Abstract: An optical receiver for receiving digitally transmitted data, the receiver containing connected a digital filter 2 and a decision circuit 3 to it for detecting the incoming data signals 1, and a clock contact 15, the decision circuit being connected with a computing unit 5 and containing a pseudo-error monitor circuit for detecting bit errors, and parameters of the digital filter 2 and of the decider/pseudo-error monitor circuit 3 being adjustable by the computing unit 5 connected to them.

Inventors: Wedding; Berthold (Korntal-Munchingen, DE)

Assignee: Alcatel

International Classification: H04B 10/152 (20060101); H04B 10/158 (20060101); H04L 25/06 (20060101); H04B 010/06 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018