Characterization of a Fiber-Coupled 36-Core 3-Mode Photonic Lantern Spatial Multiplexer

Simon Rommel, José Manuel Delgado Mendinueta, Werner Klaus, Jun Sakaguchi, Juan Jose Vegas Olmos, Yoshinari Awaji, Idelfonso Tafur Monroy, Naoya Wada

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    A fiber-coupled 108-port photonic lantern spatial-MUX is characterized with a spatially-diverse optical vector network analyzer. Insertion loss, mode-dependent losses, and time response are measured, showing significant mode mixing at a fiber splice.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationPhotonic Networks and Devices 2017
    Number of pages3
    PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
    Publication date2017
    Article numberNeW3B.2
    ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-30-9
    Publication statusPublished - 2017
    EventPhotonic Networks and Devices 2017 - Astor Crowne Plaza, New Orleans, United States
    Duration: 24 Jul 201727 Jul 2017


    ConferencePhotonic Networks and Devices 2017
    LocationAstor Crowne Plaza
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    CityNew Orleans

    Bibliographical note

    From the session: Space Division Multiplexing Fibers/Device/Amplifiers (NeW3B)


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