Next Generation Optical Access: 1 Gbit/s for Everyone

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

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Rohde, Harald; Smolorz, Sylvia; Gottwald, Erich; Kloppe, Karl (Nokia Siemens Networks GmbH&Co. KG, St. Martin Str.53, 80240 Munich, Germany)

A PON based on coherent heterodyne receivers is presented. The wavelength selectivity and sensitivity of heterodyne receivers enables a filterless ultra-dense WDM system with long reach and simplified logistics, offering 1Gbit/s sustained datarate per user.