Continuous-Wave Supercontinuum-Based Bidirectional Long Reach WDM-POM Incorporating FP-LD-based OLT and RSOA-based ONUs

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

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

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Lee, Ju Han; Kim, Chul Han (School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Seoul, 13 Siripdae-gil, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, 130-743, Republic of Korea)
Lee, Kwanil (Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Republic of Korea)

We experimentally demonstrate a long reach (60km), bidirectional, colorless WDM-PON architecture based on uncooled, TO-can packaged RSOAs for upstream and FP-LDs for downstream, which are wavelengthlocked by a spectrum-sliced, high power, depolarised CW supercontinuum injection source.