POF Is Overcoming Silica in Bit Rate

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Abstract

Great advantage of the perfluorinated (PF) polymer base graded index polymer optical fiber (GI POF) in the bandwidth was clarified in detail. The PF polymer base POF has the possibility of achieving the highest bit rate among existing physical media including even silica fiber, since the material dispersion of the PF polymer is lower than those of silica and other polymer materials. Therefore, more than 10Gb/s bit rate transmission for 10giga Ethernet can be achieved by the POF. Campus LAN based on the PF polymer base GI POF is actually installed in Keio University since the last April. System performance is briefly introduced in this paper.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2001
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
Publication statusPublished - 2001
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2001 - Anaheim, United States
Duration: 2001 Mar 17 → …

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2001
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityAnaheim
Period01/3/17 → …

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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