Share Email Print
cover

Proceedings Paper

High-speed MSM/MESFET-based optoelectronic integrated circuit (OEIC) receivers for data communications
Author(s): Wei-Heng Chang; C. G. Shih; Jian S. Wang; D. Barlage; Milton Feng
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $14.40 $18.00
cover GOOD NEWS! Your organization subscribes to the SPIE Digital Library. You may be able to download this paper for free. Check Access

Paper Abstract

Low cost high performance optoelectronic components are critical for the success of fiber optic data links in applications such as chip-to-chip, board-to-board, or station-to-station interconnects. We present the current status of low-cost short wavelength (0.85 micrometers ) GaAs MSM/MESFET (metal-semiconductor-metal/metal semiconductor field effect transistor) monolithic opto-electronic integrated circuit (OEIC) receiver arrays. Four-channel OEIC receiver arrays have been designed, fabricated and tested. BERs of less than 10-9 with 300 mV differential output voltages have been achieved at a bit-rate of 1 Gb/s with a -16 dBm 27-1 pseudo-random bit sequence (PRBS) input optical signal.

Paper Details

Date Published: 5 April 1995
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 2400, Optoelectronic Interconnects III, (5 April 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.206321
Show Author Affiliations
Wei-Heng Chang, Univ. of Illinois/Urbana-Champaign (United States)
C. G. Shih, Univ. of Illinois/Urbana-Champaign (United States)
Jian S. Wang, Univ. of Illinois/Urbana-Champaign (United States)
D. Barlage, Univ. of Illinois/Urbana-Champaign (United States)
Milton Feng, Univ. of Illinois/Urbana-Champaign (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2400:
Optoelectronic Interconnects III
Ray T. Chen; Harvard Scott Hinton, Editor(s)

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top