Applications of electroabsorption modulators to soliton transmission

Yukitoshi Takahashi, Masatoshi Suzuki, Hideaki Tanaka, Noboru Edagawa, Shigeyuki Akiba, Yuichi Matsushima

研究成果: Article

抜粋

A practical approach toward long-haul multi-ten Gbit/s soliton transmission systems has been studied, focusing on novel device and transmission technologies we have developed. InGaAsP electroabsorption (EA) modulators have been applied successfully to ultrashort pulse generation and optical time-division demultiplexing for soliton transmission by employing a sinusoidal driving scheme. The multi-ten Gbit/s performances of the EA modulators in these novel applications as well as conventional NRZ data modulation are discussed. To mitigate limitations of soliton transmission due to timing jitter, simple and practical methods using alternating-amplitude solitons and relatively wideband optical band-pass filters have been proposed and experimentally evaluated. Prospects for high bit-rate single channel soliton transmission are discussed on the basis of the experimental work on 20 Gbit/s soliton transmission systems using these technologies.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)543-560
ページ数18
ジャーナルOptoelectronics - Devices and Technologies
10
発行部数4
出版物ステータスPublished - 1995 12
外部発表Yes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

フィンガープリント Applications of electroabsorption modulators to soliton transmission' の研究トピックを掘り下げます。これらはともに一意のフィンガープリントを構成します。

  • これを引用

    Takahashi, Y., Suzuki, M., Tanaka, H., Edagawa, N., Akiba, S., & Matsushima, Y. (1995). Applications of electroabsorption modulators to soliton transmission. Optoelectronics - Devices and Technologies, 10(4), 543-560.