Optical Add-Drop Multiplexer Based on Fiber Optic Parametric Amplification

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Sunnerud, Henrik; Oda, Shoichiro; Yang, Jiang; Nishitani, Takashi; Andrekson, Peter A. (Photonics Laboratory, Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Chalmers University of Technology, SE-412 96 Gothenburg, Sweden)

We present a novel ultrafast FOPA-based all-optical add-drop TDM multiplexer. Both the drop and add functions were successfully evaluated with NRZ data at 10 Gb/s.