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  • 1Gbps full-duplex 5GHz frequency slots uDWDM flexible metro/access networks based on VCSEL-RSOA transceiver 

    Altabas, Jose Antonio; Izquierdo, David; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Garces, Ignacio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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    1Gbps full-duplex 5GHz frequency slot is proposed for uDWDM Flexible Metro-Access Networks. The costeffective ONU transceiver is based on VCSEL as LO for coherent reception and seed for phase-modulated RSOA, providing ...
  • 1Gbps full-duplex links for ultra-dense-WDM 6.25GHz frequency slots in optical metro-access networks 

    Altabas, Jose Antonio; Izquierdo, David; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Lerin, Adolfo; Sotelo, Félix; Garces, Ignacio (2016-01-11)
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    1Gbps full-duplex optical links for 6.25GHz ultra dense WDM frequency slots are demonstrated and optimized for cost-effective metro-access networks. The OLT-ONU downlinks are based on 1Gbps Nyquist-DPSK using MZM and ...
  • All-Optical Intra-PON Data Routing Between ONUs with a MG-Y Tunable Laser as 2.5 Gbps Burst-Mode Transmitter 

    Bonada Bó, Francesc Xavier; Schrenk, Bernhard; Fabrega Sanchez, Josep Maria; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Forzati, Marco; Jean Rigole,, Pierre; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2011)
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    Direct communication between ONUs is experimentally demonstrated with a tunable MG-Y laser in a ring+tree PON for 640 users, without passing electrically powered equipment.
  • An all-optical carrier recovery scheme for access networks with simple ASK modulation 

    Schrenk, Bernhard; Bakopoulos, Paraskevas; Kehayas, E.; Maziotis, Alexandros; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Avramopoulos, Hércules; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2011-09)
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    We theoretically investigate and experimentally demonstrate a scheme for all-optical carrier recovery in loopback access networks that avoids orthogonal or complex modulation formats for the downstream or upstream signals. ...
  • An Open source multiplatform virtual laboratory for engineering education : special focus paper 

    Fernández Canti, Rosa M.; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Zarza Sánchez, Sergio; Villar Zafra, Aitor (2012-11)
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    An autonomous and multiplatform virtual laboratory for educational purposes is presented. The implemented platform includes a server with a SSH (Secure SHell) connection and a separated repository containing the virtual ...
  • Area and laser power scalability analysis in photonic networks-on-chip 

    Abadal Cavallé, Sergi; Cabellos Aparicio, Alberto; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Nemirovsky, Mario; Alarcón Cot, Eduardo José; Solé Pareta, Josep (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
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    In the last decade, the field of microprocessor architecture has seen the rise of multicore processors, which consist of the interconnection of a set of independent processing units or cores in the same chip. As the number ...
  • Assessment of Flex-grid/SDM backbone networks under inter-core XT-limited transmission reach 

    Perelló Muntan, Jordi; Gene Bernaus, Joan M.; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Pagès Cruz, Albert; Spadaro, Salvatore (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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    In the present paper, we estimate the transmission reach of the optical signals through several state-of-the-art multi-core fibers reported in the literature considering ASE noise and inter-core crosstalk. Using these ...
  • 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 ...
  • Chirp-based direct phase modulation of VCSELs for cost-effective transceivers 

    Altabas, Jose Antonio; Izquierdo, David; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Garces, Ignacio (2017-02-01)
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    A 2.5Gb/s DPSK transmitter based on direct phase modulation of a VCSEL using its own chirp is proposed. The VCSEL, which wavelength is 1539.84nm, has been characterized both static and dynamically. The sensitivity of a ...
  • C + L band extended reach amplified next generation access networks 

    Andre, P. S; Teixeira, A.L.J.; Girão, J.P.; Neto, B.; Rocha, A.M.; Reis, Catarina; Dionisio, R.P; Chatzi, Sotiria; Bonada Bo, Francesc; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio (2011-07)
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    The feasibility of optical amplification solutions for extended reach next generation access networks in C + L bands is studied. Amplification schemes based on Raman fiber amplifier and their combination with remotely ...
  • Colorless FSK Demodulation and Detection With Integrated Fabry-Perot-Type SOA/REAM 

    Schrenk, Bernhard; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Kazmierski, Christophe; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2010-06-01)
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    A receiver for optical frequency modulated signals, based on colorless demodulation and detection, is presented. An integrated combination of semiconductor optical amplifier (SOA) and reflective electroabsorption modulator ...
  • Colourless FSK/ASK optical network unit based on a Fabry Pérot type SOA/REAM for symmetrical 10 Gb/s WDM-PONs 

    Schrenk, Bernhard; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Kazmierski, Christophe; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2009-09-20)
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    An Optical Network Unit based on colourless detection of optical frequency modulated signals based on a combination of Semiconductor Optical Amplifier and Reflective Electroabsorption modulator with intensity remodulation ...
  • Cost-effective DWDM ROADM design for flexible sustainable optical metro–access networks 

    Sarmiento Hernández, Samael; Altabas, Jose Antonio; Izquierdo, David; Garces, Ignacio; Spadaro, Salvatore; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-12)
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    Architectural changes are required for the underlying networks to support the expected Internet data traffic volume growth caused by the popularization of cloud services, 5G-based services, and social networks, to provide ...
  • Cost-effective ROADM architecture for C/DWDM metro-access networks convergence 

    Sarmiento Hernández, Samael; Spadaro, Salvatore; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    The Internet data traffic constant growth caused by the popularization of cloud services, mobile and social networks is requiring changes at the underlying networks in order to enable scalability whereas supporting a highly ...
  • Cost-effective transceiver based on an RSOA and a VCSEL for flexible uDWDM networks 

    Altabas, Jose Antonio; Izquierdo, David; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Garces, Ignacio (2016-05-15)
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    A cost-effective transceiver for a 1-Gb/s full-duplex ultra-dense wavelength division multiplexing optical link is proposed for flexible metro-access and 5G networks. The transceiver is based on a vertical cavity surface ...
  • C plus L band extended reach amplified next generation access networks 

    Andre, P. S; Teixeira, A.L.J.; Girão, J.P.; Neto, B.; Rocha, A.M.; Reis, Catarina; Dionisio, R.P; Chatzi, Sotiria; Bonada Bo, Francesc; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio (2011-07-20)
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    The feasibility of optical amplification solutions for extended reach next generation access networks in C + L bands is studied. Amplification schemes based on Raman fiber amplifier and their combination with remotely ...
  • 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 full duplex PON featuring 2.5 Gbps Sub Carrier Multiplexing downstream and 1.25 Gbps upstream with colourless ONU and simple optics 

    Fàbrega Sánchez, Josep Maria; López Pastor, Eduardo Tommy; Lázaro Villa, José Antonio; Zuhdi, Muneer; Prat Gomà, Josep Joan (2008)
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    We demonstrate a full-duplex DPSK SCM PON operating at 2.5Gbps/1.25Gbps bitrates, with RSOA ONU and simplified scheme. It achieves low sensitivity and is implemented with low-cost components.
  • 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.