High Gain Semiconductor Optical Amplifiers for Extended Reach GPON Systems
Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication - Post-Deadline Papers
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
Nesset, Derek; Appathurai, Shamil; Davey, Russell (BT, Adastral Park, Martlesham Heath, Ipswich, IP5 3RE, UK)
Kelly, Tony (Amphotonix Ltd., Glasgow G20 0SP, UK)
A 1300 nm semiconductor optical amplifier has been developed for extended reach GPON applications. The high gain of 29dB has and enabled a commercial GPON system to operate over 60 km and with 128-way split.