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|Title:||WDM-compatible mode-division multiplexing on a silicon chip|
Chen, Christine P.
Gabrielli, Lucas H.
Poitras, Carl B.
|Abstract:||Significant effort in optical-fibre research has been put in recent years into realizing mode-division multiplexing (MDM) in conjunction with wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM) to enable further scaling of the communication bandwidth per fibre. In contrast, almost all integrated photonics operate exclusively in the single-mode regime. MDM is rarely considered for integrated photonics because of the difficulty in coupling selectively to high-order modes, which usually results in high inter-modal crosstalk. Here we show the first microring-based demonstration of on-chip WDM-compatible mode-division multiplexing with low modal crosstalk and loss. Our approach can potentially increase the aggregate data rate by many times for on-chip ultrahigh bandwidth communications|
|Subject:||Multiplexação por divisão de comprimento de onda|
|Appears in Collections:||FEEC - Artigos e Outros Documentos|
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