400 Gbit/s Real-Time All-Analogue FBMC/OFDM based on a Mode Locked Laser

Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland

Proceedings: ECOC 2016

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Gutierrez, F. A.; Martin, E. P.; Perry, P.; Anthur, A.; Barry, L. P. (The RINCE Institute, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland)
Ellis, A. D. (Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK)
Panapakkam, V.; Gaimard, Q.; Merghem, K.; Ramdane, A. (CNRS, Laboratory for Photonics and Nanostructures, Route de Nozay, 91460 Marcoussis, France)
Lelarge, F. (III-V Lab, Route de Nozay, 91460 Marcoussis, France)

A real-time 20x21.6 Gbit/s WDM electro-optical transceiver is presented. Optical carriers were spaced by 37 GHz and each one transmitted four orthogonally overlapping broadband subchannels. Only analogue electronics were employed for the OFDM (de)modulation and subcarrier synchronization.