Optimisation of the chirp performance of electroabsorption modulators using a numerical system model

J. A.J. Fells, I. H. White, R. V. Penty, M. A. Gibbon, G. H.B. Thompson

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Abstract

A model to simulate an electroabsorption modulator in a dispersive communications system is described and confirmed experimentally for a 5Gbit/s 100km system. Optimisation of the device shows that transmission of 10Gbit/s over 100km is possible.

Original languageEnglish
Pages403-406
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1994
EventProceedings of the 20th 1994 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC'94. Part 1 - Firenze, Italy
Duration: 25 Sep 199429 Sep 1994

Conference

ConferenceProceedings of the 20th 1994 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC'94. Part 1
CityFirenze, Italy
Period25/09/9429/09/94

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  • Engineering(all)

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