We will introduce four related topics about fiber access network technologies for PONs. First, an upstream signal powerequalizer is proposed and designed using a FP-LD in optical line terminal applied to the TDM-PON, and a 20dB dynamic upstream power range from -5 to -25dBm having a 1.7dB maximal power variation is retrieved. The fiber-fault protection is also an important issue for PON. We investigate a simple and cost-effective TDM/WDM PON system with self-protected function. Next, using RSOA-based colorless WDM-PON is also demonstrated. We propose a cost-effective CW light source into RSOA for 2.5Gb/s upstream in WDM-PON together with self-healing mechanism against uber fault. Finally, we investigate a 4Gb/s OFDM-QAM for both upstream and downstream traffic in long-reach WDM/TDM PON system under 100km transmission without dispersion compensation. As a result, we believe that these key access technologies are emerging and useful for the next generation broadband FTTH networks.
|Journal||Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|
|State||Published - 23 Mar 2009|
|Event||Broadband Access Communication Technologies III - San Jose, CA, United States|
Duration: 28 Jan 2009 → 29 Jan 2009
- Fiber to the home
- Passive optical network