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  • 6.25Gb/s differential duobinary transmission in 2GHz BW limited direct phase modulated DFB for udWDM-PONs 

    Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Lerín de la Santísima Trinidad, Adolfo; Presi, Marco; Polo Querol, Víctor; Ciaramella, Ernesto; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    A differential duobinary codification is proposed for directly phase modulating a 2GHz BW equalized DFB laser. The method was tested with homodyne coherent detection achieving 6.25Gb/s bitrate transmission with -38.5dBm ...
  • An OFDMA-PON with non-preselected independent ONU sources and centralized feedback wavelength control: Dimensioning and experimental results 

    Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Santos Blanco, M. Concepción; Escayola Elias, Francisco Javier; Polo Querol, Víctor; Giacoumidis, E.; Kachris, C.; Tomkos, Ioannis; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (IEEE, 2012)
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    A simple and low cost method for wavelength control based on centralized OLT monitoring and feedback of economical random non-preselected independent ONU sources is presented. The technique was dimensioned and experimentally ...
  • Bandwidth assignment criteria against rayleigh backscattering effect in TDM-PON single-fibre wavelength-reuse networks 

    López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Polo Querol, Víctor; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (IEEE, 2011)
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    In this paper, theoretical and numerical analysis for Rayleigh Backscattering (RB) in TDM-PON full-duplex single-fiber bidirectional transmission with burst mode upstream and reflective ONU are presented. The results show ...
  • Demonstration and field trial of a resilient hybrid NG-PON test-bed 

    Prat Gomà, Josep Joan; Polo Querol, Víctor; Schrenk, Bernhard; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Bonada Bo, Francesc; López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Omella, M.; Saliou, Fabienne; Trung Le, Quang; Chanclou, Philippe; Leino, D.; Soila, Risto; Spirou, S.; Costa, Liliana; Teixeira, A.; Tosi-Beleffi, G.M.; Klonidis, Dimitrios; Tomkos, Ioannis (2014-10-01)
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    A multi-layer next generation PON prototype has been built and tested, to show the feasibility of extended hybrid DWDM/TDM-XGPON FTTH networks with resilient optically-integrated ring-trees architecture, supporting broadband ...
  • Demonstration of a remotely dual-pumped long-reach PON for flexible deployment 

    Chanclou, Philippe; Schrenk, Bernhard; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Klonidis, Dimitrios; Bonada Bo, Francesc; Saliou, Fabienne; Polo Querol, Víctor; López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Le, Q.T.; Brenot, Romain; de Valicourt, Guilhem; Spirou, S.; Soila, Risto; Leino, D.; Tosi Beleffi, Giorgio M.; Tomkos, Ioannis; Chatzi, Sotiria; Teixeira, A.; Costa, L.; Kazmierski, Christophe; Prats, Jordi (2012-04-01)
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    We propose and experimentally demonstrate a flexible wavelength division multiplexing/time division multiplexing network architecture for converged metro-access environment. Entire passiveness in the fiber plant is ...
  • Deployment analysis of TDM/WDM single fiber PON with colourless ONU operating at 2.5 Gbps subcarrier multiplexed downstream and 1.25 gbps upstream 

    Fàbrega Sánchez, Josep Maria; El Mardini, Ahmad; Polo Querol, Víctor; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Soila, Risto; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2010)
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    A single-fiber full-duplex hybrid TDM/WDM-PON is demonstrated to operate at 2.5/1.25 Gbps rates, with RSOA ONU. It achieves high power budget (GPON compliant) at a distances higher than 20km, and serves up to 1280 users.
  • DFB laser reallocation by thermal wavelength control for statistical udWDM in PONs 

    Polo Querol, Víctor; Borotau Bosser, Pau; Lerín de la Santísima Trinidad, Adolfo; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    We demonstrate a simple fast method of laser wavelength channel switching for the wavelength management of UDWDM-PONs where the ONUs have source wavelengths with random distribution and are controlled with limited thermal ...
  • Differential link-loss compensation through dynamic bandwidth assignment in statistical OFDMA-PON 

    Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Peralta Gallardo, Ángel; Polo Querol, Víctor; Escayola Elias, Francisco Javier; Santos Blanco, M. Concepción; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2013)
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    Flexible bandwidth allocation strategies in a statistical OFDM-PON are experimentally shown to compensate for differential link loss allowing for proper detection of ONUs separated up to 55km (11.4dB)
  • Digital Nyquist WDM for access networks using limited bandwidth reflective semiconductor optical amplifiers 

    Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Knorr, Sebastian; Bernhard, Schrenk; Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Polo Querol, Víctor; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan; Carena, Andrea; Bosco, Gabriella (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012)
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    Digital Nyquist-WDM is experimentally demonstrated using RSOA-based colorless ONUs, providing a 6-fold enhancement of transmission capacity through 25km fiber, and showing digital Nyquist-WDM as promising candidate for ...
  • Direct phase modulation DFBs for cost-effective ONU transmitter in udWDM PONs 

    Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Lerín de la Santísima Trinidad, Adolfo; Polo Querol, Víctor; Pratdesaba Fargas, Josep (2014-05-15)
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    A technique for direct phase modulating a low-cost distributed feedback laser is presented for user transmitter in ultra dense wavelength division multiplexing passive optical networks. It consists of a simple RC network, ...
  • Direct phase modulation of a DFB laser for udWDM-PON 

    Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Lerín de la Santísima Trinidad, Adolfo; Polo Querol, Víctor; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    The response of a DFB was equalized with a simple RC network for modulating directly its phase and producing a BPSK signal. The system was tested with a heterodyne coherent detector at 1.25 Gb/s and 2.5 Gb/s showing a ...
  • Experimental demonstration of multi-band upstream in statistical OFDM-PONs and comparison with digital subcarrier assignment 

    Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Escayola Elias, Francisco Javier; Schindler, Philipp C.; Santos Blanco, M. Concepción; Polo Querol, Víctor; Leuthold, Juerg; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    A multiband subcarrier allocation scheme is demonstrated for the uplink in a statistical OFDM-PON. Performance achieved is similar to digital subcarrier allocation, with the significant advantage of a lower transmitter complexity.
  • Exploiting RSOA for uplink transmission with coherent detection for low cost UDWDM-PON 

    Chu, Guangyong; Lerín de la Santísima Trinidad, Adolfo; Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Polo Querol, Víctor; Tabares Giraldo, Jeison; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2014)
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    Upstream phase modulation exploiting low cost reflective semiconductor optical amplifier (RSOA) at ONU is applied for simplified coherent detection through DFBs as local lasers at ONU and at OLT.
  • Half-duplex transmission avoiding rayleigh backscattering crosstalk in UDWDM-PON with coherent receivers 

    Segarra Mullerat, Josep; Sales Zaragoza, Vicente; Polo Querol, Víctor; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Ultra Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (UDWDM) is a promising technique for access PON, introducing the wavelength-to-the-user concept. The key enabling technology will be a new cost-effective coherent detection ...
  • Layer 2 redesign for Metro-Access next generation PON 

    López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Polo Querol, Víctor; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Necessary modifications and extensions into Layer 2 of the actual PON access are necessary in order to meet new requirements from services providers and users. We propose a flexible Transmission Convergence (TC) Layer ...
  • ONU optimal gain and position of the distribution element in Rayleigh-limited WDM and TDM PONs with reflective ONU 

    López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Arellano Pinilla, Cristina; Polo Querol, Víctor; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012)
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    The influence of the distribution element position in PONs is reported. Best Crosstalk-to-Signal ratio (C/S) is achieved if it is placed either in the ONU or OLT vicinity with optimum ONU gain depending of the MUX position
  • Optical subsystems for next generation access networks 

    Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Polo Querol, Víctor; Schrenk, Bernhard; Bonada Bo, Francesc; Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Kazmierski, Christophe; de Valicourt, Guilhem; Brenot, Romain; Bauwelinck, Johan; Xing-Zhi, Qiu; Ossieur, P.; Forzati, Marco; Rigole, Jean-Pierre; Monroy, I.T; Tangdiongga, E.; Morant, Maryland; Nicolau, L.; Teixeira, A.L.; Erasme, D.; Klonidis, Dimitrios; Tomkos, Ioannis; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan; Kouloumentas,, Christos; Avramopoulos, Hércules (2011)
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    Recent optical technologies are providing higher flexibility to next generation access networks: on the one hand, providing progressive FTTx and specifically FTTH deployment, progressively shortening the copper access ...
  • Optimal trade-off for a bidirectional single-fibre single-wavelength TDM-PON rSOA-based ONU 

    López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Polo Querol, Víctor; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
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    In this paper, an optimal trade-off between the Optical Distribution Network (ODN) power budget and the upstream optical Signal-to-Rayleigh Ratio (US-oSRR), for a Single- Fibre/Wavelength TDM-PON rSOA-based ONU network ...
  • Optimization of Rayleigh-limited WDM-PONs with reflective ONU by MUX positioning and optimal ONU gain 

    López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Arellano Pinilla, Cristina; Polo Querol, Víctor; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2010-01)
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    In this work, the influence of the distribution element position and the reflective optical network unit (ONU) gain in wavelength-division-multiplexing passive optical networks are reported. After the theoretical and ...
  • Optimizing reflective semiconductor optical amplifier as phase modulator for low cost colorless ONU with 3x3 homodyne detection 

    Chu, Guangyong; Polo Querol, Víctor; Lerín de la Santísima Trinidad, Adolfo; Cano Valadéz, Iván Nicolás; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2014)
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    Overcome the limited modulation bandwidth of low cost uncooled To-can packaged RSOA (~400 MHz) and operate it at 3.125 Gb/s using homodyne techniques with the optimal performance for phase modulation via measured characteristics.