40 Gbps PON with 23 dB power budget using 10 Gbps optics and DMT

Chuan Qin, Vincent Houtsma, Doutje Van Veen, Jeffrey Lee, Hungkei Chow, Peter Vetter

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We investigate a symmetrical 40 Gbps PON using 10-Gbps class optical components. We demonstrate transmission at 40 Gbps, with 23-dB power budget and 4.6·10-3 BER after 10-km SSMF transmission using discrete multitone IM-DD.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2017 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2017 - Proceedings
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-9435-8023-1
ISBN (Print)978-1-5090-6229-4
Publication statusPublished - 31 May 2017
Externally publishedYes
Event2017 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC 2017) - Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, United States
Duration: 19 Mar 201723 Mar 2017


Conference2017 Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC 2017)
Abbreviated titleOFC 2017
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles
Internet address


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