Coherent 40 Gb/s SP-16QAM and 80 Gb/s PDM-16QAM in an Optimal Supercomputer Optical Switch Fabric

Fotini Karinou, Robert Borkowski, Darko Zibar, Ioannis Roudas, Idelfonso Tafur Monroy

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Abstract

We demonstrate, for the first time, the feasibility of using 40 Gb/s SP-16QAM and 80 Gb/s PDM-16QAM in an optimized cell switching supercomputer optical interconnect architecture based on semiconductor optical amplifiers as ON/OFF gates.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2013 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC)
PublisherIEEE
Publication date2013
PagesJTh2A.77
ISBN (Print)978-1-4799-0457-0
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Event2013 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference - Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 17 Mar 201321 Mar 2013
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Conference

Conference2013 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
LocationAnaheim Convention Center
CountryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period17/03/201321/03/2013
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Keywords

  • Optical interconnects
  • Semiconductor optical amplifiers
  • Switching

Cite this

Karinou, F., Borkowski, R., Zibar, D., Roudas, I., & Tafur Monroy, I. (2013). Coherent 40 Gb/s SP-16QAM and 80 Gb/s PDM-16QAM in an Optimal Supercomputer Optical Switch Fabric. In 2013 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC) (pp. JTh2A.77). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1364/NFOEC.2013.JTh2A.77