100km Long Reach Upstream 36Gb/s-OFDMA-PON over a Single Wavelength with Source-Free 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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Qian, Dayou; Cvijetic, Neda; Huang, Yue-Kai; Yu, Jianjun; Wang, Ting (NEC Laboratories America, Princeton, NJ, 08536 USA)

We experimentally demonstrate 36-Gb/s source-free single-wavelength upstream OFDMA-PON transmission, enabled by ONU carrier suppression and coherent reception at the OLT. A BER <10-3 is reported over 100km SSMF and a 1:32 optical split.