Microwave Signal Transmission over a Directly-Modulated Radio-over-Fiber Link using Cascaded Semiconductor Optical Amplifiers

Xin Qian, Peter Hartmann, Adrian Wonfor, Jonathan D. Ingham, Richard V. Penty, Ian H. White

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Abstract

We demonstrate a record 150km transmission of microwave signals by a directly-modulated radio-over-fiber link with a bit-error-rate of less than 10-12. Cascaded semiconductor optical amplifiers are employed in this link to extend the transmission link length.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528025
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2006
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006 - Anaheim, CA, USA United States
Duration: 5 Mar 20065 Mar 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006
CountryUSA United States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period5/03/065/03/06

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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