All-Optical Multicasting of Millimetre-Wave Signals using Optical Frequency Multiplication Technique for In-building Networks

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Jung, Hyun-Do; Okonkwo, Chigo; Tangdiongga, Eduward; Koonen, Ton (COBRA Research Institute, Eindhoven University of Technology, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB, Eindhoven, NL)

We demonstrate a new OFM configuration exploiting XGM in SOA for simultaneous all-optical generation and multicasting of mm-wave signals for in-building networks. An EVM of 4.5% is achieved for 20MSymbol/s 64-QAM at 39.6GHz.