Demonstration of Asynchronous, 10Gbps OCDMA PON system with Colorless and Sourceless ONUs

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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Cincotti, Gabriella (Department of Applied Electronics, University Roma Tre, Via della Vasca navale 84, 00146 Rome, Italy)
Kataoka, Nobuyuki; Wada, Naoya; Miyazaki, Tetsuya (NICT, Tokyo, Japan)
Wang, Xu (Heriot-Watt University, UK)
Kitayama, Ken-ichi (Osaka University, Japan)

We experimentally demonstrate for the first time an error-free asynchronous, 10-Gbps full-duplex DPSK OCDMA system that does not require any laser source at the users premises.