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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 26 — Dec. 10, 2012
  • pp: B399–B404

Direct modulation of a tuneable slotted Fabry-Pérot laser with adaptive modulation OFDM

C. Browning, K. Shi, P.M. Anandarajah, R. Phelan, and L.P. Barry  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 26, pp. B399-B404 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.00B399


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Abstract

Next generation optical access networks will require low cost lasers in conjunction with network flexibility and higher data rates. This work presents the direct modulation of a low cost tuneable slotted Fabry-Pérot laser (tuneable over 14nm) with AM-OFDM. Characteristics of this dual section laser are presented and transmission of 10Gb/s over 50km is achieved with this device.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2330) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics communications
(140.5960) Lasers and laser optics : Semiconductor lasers

ToC Category:
Access Networks and LAN

History
Original Manuscript: September 28, 2012
Revised Manuscript: November 15, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: November 16, 2012
Published: November 30, 2012

Virtual Issues
European Conference on Optical Communication 2012 (2012) Optics Express

Citation
C. Browning, K. Shi, P.M. Anandarajah, R. Phelan, and L.P. Barry, "Direct modulation of a tuneable slotted Fabry-Pérot laser with adaptive modulation OFDM," Opt. Express 20, B399-B404 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-20-26-B399


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