Patent Number: 7,088,925

Title: Device for detecting polarization mode dispersion

Abstract: Device for detecting polarization mode dispersion of an optical data signal, which has at least one EXOR gate together with an averaging device for measuring at least one value of the autocorrelation function of a baseband signal distorted by polarization mode dispersion.

Inventors: Noe; Reinhold (Paderborn, DE)

Assignee: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: H04B 10/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/08/02018