Xu, Zhaowen; Cheng, Tee-Hiang (School of EEE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798)
Cheng, Xiaofei; Yeo, Yong-Kee; Wang, Y.; Rong, W. (Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), A*STAR, 1 Fusionopolis way, Singapore, 138632)
Wen, Y. J. (Huawei Technologies (USA), Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA)
A novel architecture for broadcast capable high-speed WDM-PONs is proposed. 40-Gb/s downlink and 10-Gb/s broadcast are demonstrated to transmit simultaneously on the same set of wavelength channels. A colourless 40-Gb/s uplink transmission is also demonstrated with an EAM.