Equalized 42.8 Gb/s Transmission Based on a 10Gb/s EML Transmitter
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: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Alic, N.; Myslivets, E.; Coles, J. B.; Saperstein, R. E.; Jiang, R.; Windmiller, J. R.; Radic, S. (University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA)
Firth, P.; Clarke, C. F. (Bookham Technology plc, Brixham Road, Paignton, TQ4 7BE, UK)
A low cost 10 Gb/s electro-absorption modulated laser was directly driven by 42.8Gb/s data stream and matched by electronic equalization performed at the receiver to achieve OC-768 transmission. We demonstrate an uncompensated OC-768 reach of 21 km over standard single mode fiber.