Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Error-Free 100Gbps PAM-4 Transmission Over 100m OM5 MMF using 1060nm VCSELs

2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

Author(s): Justin Lavrencik ; Ewa Simpanen ; Siddharth Varughese ; Alirio Melgar ; V. A. Thomas ; Johan S. Gustavsson ; W. V. Sorin ; Sagi Mathai ; Mike Tan ; Anders Larsson ; Stephen E. Ralph
Publisher: Optical Society (The) (OSA)
Publication Date: 1 March 2019
Conference Location: San Diego, CA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 3 March 2019
Page(s): 1 - 3
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-943580-53-8

We experimentally demonstrate error-free (BER <10-12) rates beyond 100Gbps over 100m OM5 using unpackaged 1060nm VCSELs. Power penalties of PAM-2/PAM-4 are examined demonstrating OM5... View More