Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Fully Integrated Stokes Vector Receiver for 400 Gbit/s

2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

Author(s): M. Baier ; F. M. Soares ; A. Schoenau ; Y. D. Gupta ; D. Melzer ; M. Moehrle ; M. Schell
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 propose and demonstrate a new photonic integrated circuit (PIC) design for Stokes vector reception. Its accuracy is 2.5° across the entire Poincaré sphere and almost than the entire C-band.