10 GHz Balanced Photodetector with +17 dBm RF Output Power

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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Beling, A.; Chen, H.; Duan, N.; Campbell, J. C. (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Virginia, PO Box, 351 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA)

We report on a novel high-power balanced photodetector with 0.75 A/W responsivity and 870 mA-GHz saturation current-bandwidth product. The common mode rejection ratio is >30 dB.