Integrated 8-Channel Mode and Wavelength Demultiplexer for MDM and WDM Transmission over Few-Mode Fibers

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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Melati, Daniele; Alippi, Andrea; Annoni, Andrea; Peserico, Nicola; Melloni, Andrea (Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, via Ponzio 34/5, 20133 Milano, Italy)

We demonstrate a photonic integrated circuit for simultaneous demultiplexing of two fiber modes and four wavelength channels. Combined with integrated MDM multiplexer the circuit is successfully exploited for the transmission of 10Gbit/s channels with cross-talk lower than -15 dB.