Experimental demonstration of 6-mode division multiplexed NG-PON2: Cost effective 40 Gbit/s/spatial-mode access based on 3D laser inscribed photonic lanterns

Rameez Asif, Hao Hu, Paul Mitchell, John Macdonald, Francesco Da Ros, Nicholas Psaila, Feihong Ye, Leif Katsuo Oxenlowe, Toshio Morioka

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We report the first space-division-multiplexed based symmetric NG-PON2 network by efficiently transmitting 40 Gbit/s/spatial-mode. Error free transmission (BER of 10-9) is obtained for all the downstream and upstream data tributaries over 1-km 6-spatial-mode FMF without using MIMO DSP.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationECOC 2015 - 41st European Conference on Optical Communication
PublisherThe Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
ISBN (Electronic)9788460817413
Publication statusPublished - 30 Nov 2015
Event41st European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2015 - Valencia, Spain
Duration: 27 Sep 20151 Oct 2015

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NameEuropean Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC


Conference41st European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2015

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