We experimentally demonstrate OFDM signal transmission over 60-GHz RoF systems using single-sideband modulation based on an injection-locked DFB laser. Both 3.2-Gb/s 64QAM and 4.3-Gb/s 16QAM OFDM signals transmission over 56-km SSMF are realized successfully.
© 2010 The Optical Society
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.3520) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, injection-locked
C. Zhang, J. Duan, C. Hong, P. Guo, W. Hu, and Z. Chen, "Single-Sideband Modulation of OFDM Signals Based on an Injection-Locked DFB Laser in 60-GHz RoF Systems," in Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics and Photonics in Switching, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper JTuB40.