We report the fastest (17Gb/s) and lowest-voltage (1.8V) all-silicon CMOS optical receiver to date, based on a germanium-on-SOI photodiode. The 12.5-Gb/s sensitivity at 850nm is -12.7dBm (BER=10 -12), with a power consumption as low as 50mW.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Proceedings - Thirteenth International Symposium on Temporal Representation and Reasoning, TIME 2006|
|State||Published - Dec 14 2006|
|Event||2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference - Anaheim, CA, United States|
Duration: Mar 5 2006 → Mar 10 2006
|Other||2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference|
|Period||3/5/06 → 3/10/06|