International Journal of Optics / 2012 / Article / Fig 17

Review Article

Nonlinear Optical Signal Processing for Tbit/s Ethernet Applications

Figure 17

Time-lens-based data packet synchronisation and RZ conversion. A 12.000 bits long NRZ packet offset with 200 kHz to the local clock is synchronised, RZ-converted, and multiplexed with a 40 Gbit/s OTDM signal. To prove the principle, demultiplexing with error-free BER performance is performed [19].