Energy-efficient high-speed short-cavity VCSELs

M. C. Amann, E. Wong, M. Mueller

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The energy efficiency of short-cavity VCSELs is examined for static and dynamic device operation. Record-high modulation bandwidths beyond 18GHz, conversion efficiencies of 23% and energy-efficient large-signal modulation at 10Gbps over 17.3km fiber-line are demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2012
StatePublished - 2012
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2012 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: 4 Mar 20128 Mar 2012

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA


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