Performance improvements of photonic lantern based coherent receivers

Ozdur I., Toliver P., Woodward T. K.

27th IEEE Photonics Conference (IPC), California, United States Of America, 12 - 16 October 2014, pp.368-369 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: California
  • Country: United States Of America
  • Page Numbers: pp.368-369
  • Abdullah Gül University Affiliated: No


In this work, the signal-to-noise ratio improvement of photonic lantern-based coherent receivers over single-mode coherent receivers is demonstrated. The signal-to-noise ratio is improved by a factor of 2.8 when other parameters kept constant.