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Scaling-up optical transmission capacity through silicon photonics (Conference Presentation)
Author(s): Wei Shi

Paper Abstract

Next-generation fiber-optic communication systems require dramatically increased complexity that cannot be obtained using discrete optical components. Silicon photonics has a unique capacity of handling complexity. We review our recent progress in high-speed silicon photonic transmitters and space-division multiplexers to scale the capacity of fiber-optic networks towards terabits-per-second (Tb/s) per optical interface and petabits-per-second (Pb/s) per transmission link.

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Date Published: 10 March 2020
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Proc. SPIE 11283, Integrated Optics: Devices, Materials, and Technologies XXIV, 112830V (10 March 2020); doi: 10.1117/12.2542137
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Wei Shi, Univ. Laval (Canada)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 11283:
Integrated Optics: Devices, Materials, and Technologies XXIV
Sonia M. García-Blanco; Pavel Cheben, Editor(s)

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