Demonstration of a Partially Integrated Silicon Photonics ONU in a Self-Coherent Reflective FDMA PON

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

Proceedings: ECOC 2016 Post Deadline

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Straullu, Stefano; Savio, Paolo; Franco, Giuseppe; Abrate, Silvio (Istituto Superiore Mario Boella, via P. C. Boggio 61, 10138 Torino, Italy)
Gaudino, Roberto (Politecnico di Torino, C. so Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino, Italy)
Bernabe, Stephane; Fournier, Maryse; Muffato, Viviane; Menezo, Sylvie; Charbonnier, Benoit (CEA-Leti, 16, rue des Martyrs, 38000 Grenoble, France)
Temporiti, Enrico; Baldi, Daniele; Minoia, Gabriele; Repossi, Matteo (STMicroelectronics, Via Ferrata 4, 27100 Pavia, Italy)
Carroll, Lee; Lee, Junsu; O'Brien, Peter (Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork, Lee Maltings, Cork, Ireland)
Marchetti, Riccardo (Università degli Studi di Pavia, Corso Strada Nuova 65, 27100 Pavia, Italy)
Duan, Guang-Hua (III-V Lab, a joint lab of Nokia, Thales and CEA, 1, Avenue A. Fresnel, 91767 Palaiseau, France)
Saliou, Fabienne (Orange, 2, av. Pierre Marzin, 22307 Lannion Cédex, France)

We report about the transmission experiments of a self-coherent reflective PON using a partially integrated silicon-photonics ONU, demonstrating 500 Mbps per user with a power budget of 24 dB in off-line processing and 21 dB in real-time.