Design Optimization for 10Gb/s Full-duplex Transmission using RSOAbased ONU with Electrical and Optical Filtering and Equalization

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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Omella, M.; Lazaro, J. A.; Prat, J. (Signal Theory & Communications Dept. (TSC), UPC Barcelona, Spain)
Papagiannakis, I.; Birbas, A. N. (Electrical & Computer Eng. Dept, University of Patras, Rio, 26500 Patras, Greece)
Klonidis, D.; Tomkos, I. (Athens Information Technology, 0.8km Markopoulo Av. Peania, Athens, Greece)
Kikidis, J. (Analog Integrated Electronic Systems S.A, Greece)

The optimum design characteristics to maximize the performance of 10Gbps full-duplex bidirectional transmission are studied experimentally using a low-bandwidth RSOA assisted by electronic equalization and optimum filter offset at the receiver (OLT) end.