1-μm waveband, 12.5-Gbps transmission over a 1.5-km single-mode holey-fiber is demonstrated with clear eye-openings. A wavelength tunable single-mode selected quantum-dot optical frequency-comb laser is used as the optical-source potentially capable of wavelength division multiplexing (WDM).
© 2009 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
(250.0250) Optoelectronics : Optoelectronics
(250.5590) Optoelectronics : Quantum-well, -wire and -dot devices
N. Yamamoto, R. Katouf, K. Akahane, T. Kawanishi, and H. Sotobayashi, "1-μm Waveband, 12.5-Gbps Transmission with a Wavelength Tunable Single-Mode Selected Quantum-Dot Optical Frequency Comb Laser," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper CMC5.