Novel Opto-Electrical Tunable Dispersion Compensator for IM Signals

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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Drummond, M. V.; Nogueira, R. N.; Monteiro, P.; Violas, M. (Instituto de Telecomunicações, Universidade de Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal)
Nogueira, R. N.; Monteiro, P. (Nokia Siemens Networks Portugal S.A., RTP NT NAB Photonic Networks SP, 2720-093, Amadora, Portugal)
Sterner, C.; Fonjallaz, P.-Y. (Acreo AB, Electrum 229, 164 Kista, Sweden)
Sterner, C.; Fonjallaz, P.-Y. (Kista Photonics Research Center, Royal Institute of Technology, Electrum 229, 164 Kista, Sweden)

A novel opto-electrical tunable dispersion compensator with a tuning time lower than 150 mus is proposed and experimentally demonstrated. Compensation of 0-340 ps/nm for a 40 Gb/s NRZ signal is achieved.