1 x 12 VCSEL Array at 1.55 m for High-Bandwidth at Metro-Range

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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Hofmann, W.; Bhm, G.; Amann, M.-C. (Walter Schottky Institut, TU Mnchen, Am Coulombwall, D-85748 Garching, Germany)
Wong, E. (CUBIN, University of Melbourne)
Ortsiefer, M. (VERTILAS GmbH)

For a monolithically integrated 1x12 VCSEL array a per-channel bandwidth of 10 Gb/s over 20 km of standard single-mode fibre (SSMF) is demonstrated. The emission wavelength is addressable by current-tuning without any bit-error-rate (BER) penalty.