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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijin de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 9 — Apr. 30, 2007
  • pp: 5376–5381

Reflective SOA re-modulated 20 Gbit/s RZ-DQPSK over distributed Raman amplified 80 km long reach PON link

Jesper Bevensee Jensen, Idelfonso Tafur Monroy, Rasmus Kjær, and Palle Jeppesen  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 9, pp. 5376-5381 (2007)

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An 80 km bidirectional Raman amplified long reach PON link has been demonstrated. A 20 Gbit/s RZ-DQPSK signal was transmitted downstream, ASK-remodulated at 1.25 Gbit/s by an RSOA and transmitted upstream in the same fiber. Both signals were detected error free without use of EDFAs.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2360) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics links and subsystems
(060.4250) Fiber optics and optical communications : Networks
(060.5060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Phase modulation

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: January 5, 2007
Revised Manuscript: April 3, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: April 9, 2007
Published: April 18, 2007

Jesper Bevensee Jensen, Idelfonso Tafur Monroy, Rasmus Kjær, and Palle Jeppesen, "Reflective SOA re-modulated 20 Gbit/s RZ-DQPSK over distributed Raman amplified 80 km long reach PON link," Opt. Express 15, 5376-5381 (2007)

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