Experimental Demonstration of a Novel OFDM-A Based 10Gb/s PON Architecture

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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Qian, Dayou; Hu, Junqiang; Yu, Jianjun; Ji, Philip Nan; Xu, Lei; Wang, Ting (NEC Laboratories America, INC., Princeton, NJ)
Cvijetic, Milorad (NEC Corporation of America)
Kusano, Toshihiko (NEC Corporation)

This paper introduces a novel architecture for next generation Passive Optical Network (PON) based on the employment of OFDMA, with the first experimental demonstration of 10Gbps optical OFDMA transmission using Directly Modulated Laser (DML) in 2.5GHz channel bandwidth.