3.125 Gb/s Impulse Radio UWB over Fiber Transmission

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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Gibbon, T. B.; Yu, Xianbin; Gamatham, R.; Gonzalez, N. Guerrero; Monroy, I. Tafur (DTU Fotonik-Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark 2800, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark)
Gamatham, R. (Department of Physics, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa)

We demonstrate 3.125 Gb/s photonic impulse radio UWB generation using an uncooled distributed feedback laser. After 50km fiber transmission the signal is recovered without errors using a digital signal processing receiver.