We propose a method to synthesize optical 8PSK with linear phasor trajectory by using a quad-parallel Mach-Zehnder modulator, where BPSK signals are linearly superposed to form 8PSK. Modulation and demodulation of 30-Gb/s 8PSK are demonstrated.

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