Fully-Packaged 71-76 GHz Coherent Photonic Mixer featuring WR-12 Output for CRoF Backhauling
Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland
Proceedings: ECOC 2016
Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Khani, B.; Rymanov, V.; Stoehr, A. (University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg, Germany)
Honecker, J.; Steffan, A. G. (Finisar, Berlin, Germany)
Here, we report on a novel fully-integrated 70 GHz band (71-76 GHz) rectangular-waveguide-type coherent photonic mixer (WR12-CPX) module for coherent radio-over-fiber (CRoF) backhaul links, featuring a high-speed balanced photodetector and a rectangular waveguide output (WR-12) for direct fiber-to-the-antenna connectivity.