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Sliceable multi-QAM format SDN-powered transponders and ROADMs Enabling Elastic Optical Networks

Livrables

Website & social accounts creation & press release

Preparation of project dissemination material (website, setup of social accounts and press release).

Project Video Presentation

Preparation of promotional video clip

Final Report on subsystems, component and device specifications including SDN functions and interfaces

D2.5 will report on the final specifications of QAMeleon’s subsystems, components and devices that will be developed with project duration, including the northbound and southbound SDN interfaces and the abstract information model to handle hardware components internally within SDN controller services.

Factsheet and project presentation

Preparation of project dissemination material (factsheet and short presentation)

Report on the testbed setup

D8.1 will report on the testing methodologies and procedures that will be used to evaluate the QAMeleon components, subsystems and SDN software plugins in the laboratory and under field trials based on specific use cases that will be identified in WP2 and WP9 market studies.

Initial report on InP-to-Polymer coupling interfaces and early-generation EOPCBs

D6.1 will report on simulation studies for the design of the InP-to-Polymer and Polymer-to-InP interfaces, and the design of the Fiber-to-Polymer coupling interfaces required for QAMeleon prototypes based on commercial design software. This report will also include the design of the first and the second generation EOPCBs that will serve as test structures for the assembly activities and the evaluation of thermal dissipation studies.

Initial report on Use Cases, System requirements & KPIs

D2.1 will report on: i) relevant use cases for QAMeleon’s developed technology in metro and core optical neworks based on representative configuration of EU network infrastructure, ii) network scenarios that will be evaluated experimentally in WP8 and iii) specified KPIs that will used throughout the project for the evaluation of the developed innovations of QAMeleon project

Publications

Nanoseconds photonic integrated switches for optical data center interconnect systems

Auteurs: Nicola Calabretta, Kristif Prifti, Xuwei Xue, Fulong Yan, Bitao Pan, Xiaotao Guo
Publié dans: Optical Interconnects XX, Proceedings Volume 11286, Optical Interconnects XX, 2020, Page(s) 4, ISBN 9781510633360
Éditeur: SPIE
DOI: 10.1117/12.2550101

Over 70-GHz 4.9-V ppdiff InP linear driver for next generation coherent optical communications

Auteurs: Hersent Romain, Ouslimani Achour, Dupuy Jean-Yves, Konczykowska Agnieszka, Jorge Filipe, Blache Fabrice, Riet Muriel, Nodjiadjim Virginie, Mismer Colin, Kasbari Abed-Elhak
Publié dans: 2019 IEEE BiCMOS and Compound semiconductor Integrated Circuits and Technology Symposium (BCICTS), 2019, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-1-7281-0586-4
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/bcicts45179.2019.8972779

Analysis of the 1×8 Monolithically Integrated InP Based Wavelength Selective Switch

Auteurs: Zali, A. Tessema, N., Prifti, K., Stabile, R., Calabretta, N.
Publié dans: 24th annual Symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, 2019
Éditeur: IEEE

Optical Beam Shaping through SiN-Based Waveguide Arrays Towards WSS Front-Ends

Auteurs: G. Patsamanis, T. Alexoudi, D. Chatzitheocharis, K. Vyrsokinos, and D. Ketzaki
Publié dans: International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2020), Mo.E5.4, 2020
Éditeur: IEEE

Photonic Integrated WDM Cross-Connects for Telecom and Datacom Networks

Auteurs: Nicola Calabretta, Aref Rasoulzadeh, Kristif Prifti, Jingyan Wang, Rafael Magalhaes Gomes Kraemer, Yu Wang
Publié dans: 2020 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC), 2020, Page(s) 1-3, ISBN 978-1-7281-5445-9
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/oecc48412.2020.9273599

InP Phased Array for Beam Transforming Applications

Auteurs: G. Patsamanis, D. Ketzaki, T. Alexoudi, I. Roumpos, T. Chrysostomidis, A. Totović, D. Chatzitheocharis and K. Vyrsokinos
Publié dans: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2021), paper JTh3A.80., 2021
Éditeur: Optical Society of America

12.4 A 700mW 4-to-1 SiGe BiCMOS 100GS/s Analog Time-Interleaver

Auteurs: Hannes Ramon, Michiel Verplaetse, Michael Vanhoecke, Haolin Li, Johan Bauwelinck, Peter Ossieur, Xin Yin, Guy Torfs
Publié dans: 2020 IEEE International Solid- State Circuits Conference - (ISSCC), 2020, Page(s) 214-216, ISBN 978-1-7281-3205-1
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/isscc19947.2020.9062978

222-GBaud on-off keying transmitter using ultra-high-speed 2:1-selector and plasmonic modulator on silicon photonics

Auteurs: H. Mardoyan, F. Jorge, B. Baeuerle, J.M. Estaran, W. Heni, A. Konczykowska, M. Riet, B. Duval, V. Nodjiadjim, M. Goix, J.-Y. Dupuy, M. Destraz, C. Hoessbacher, Y. Fedoryshyn, Huajun Xu, D. Elder, L. Dalton, J. Leuthold, S. Bigo
Publié dans: 45th European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC 2019), 2019, Page(s) 290 (4 pp.)-290 (4 pp.), ISBN 978-1-83953-185-9
Éditeur: Institution of Engineering and Technology
DOI: 10.1049/cp.2019.1024

Real-Time Carrier Phase Recovery for 16-QAM Utilizing the Nonlinear Least Squares Algorithm

Auteurs: V. Kostalampros, C. Spatharakis, K. Maragos, G. Lentaris, N. Argyris, S. Dris, A. Richter, H. Avramopoulos, D. Soudris
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 2018, Page(s) W2A.49, ISBN 978-1-943580-38-5
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2018.w2a.49

Air Trenches-assisted Highly Selective, Fully Flexible SOI Filtering Element

Auteurs: G. Poulopoulos, G. Kanakis, P. Toumasis, G. Giannoulis, D. Kalavrouziotis, D. Apostolopoulos, H. Avramopoulos
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2019, 2019, Page(s) W2A.6, ISBN 978-1-943580-53-8
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2019.w2a.6

A new generation of high-speed electro-optical transceivers and flexible bandwidth wavelength selective switches for coherent DCI: the QAMeleon project approach

Auteurs: Charalampos Zervos, Maria Spyropoulou, Ioannis Kanakis, Ioannis Lazarou, Karl-Otto Velthaus, Efthymios Rouvalis, Guy Torfs, Edgard Goobar, Rui Santos, Netsanet Tessema, Tobias Lamprecht, Tom K. Johansen, Romain Hersent, Haik Mardoyan, Stefanos Dris, Theoni Alexoudi, Pietro G. Giardina, Diego Roccato, Garrie Vickers, Hercules Avramopoulos
Publié dans: Optical Interconnects XIX, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10924, 2019, Page(s) 14, ISBN 9781-510624917
Éditeur: SPIE
DOI: 10.1117/12.2509454

Low-loss Polymer Waveguide-based frontend for beam transforming in InP/Polymer platform

Auteurs: T. Alexoudi, D. Ketzaki, D. Chatzitheocharis, D. Alexandropoulos, R. Santos, M. Halter, T. Lamprecht, K. Vyrsokinos
Publié dans: 2019 24th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and 2019 International Conference on Photonics in Switching and Computing (PSC), 2019, Page(s) 1-3, ISBN 978-4-88552-321-2
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/ps.2019.8817710

180-GBaud All-ETDM Single-Carrier Polarization Multiplexed QPSK Transmission over 4480 km

Auteurs: G. Raybon, A. Adamiecki, J. Cho, F. Jorge, A. Konczykowska, M. Riet, B. Duval, J.-Y. Dupuy, N. Fontaine, P. J. Winzer, S. Chandrasekhar, X. Chen
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference Postdeadline Papers, 2018, Page(s) Th4C.3, ISBN 978-1-943580-39-2
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2018.th4c.3

204-GBaud On-Off Keying Transmitter for Inter-Data Center Communications

Auteurs: Haik Mardoyan, Filipe Jorge, Oskars Ozolins, Jose Manuel Estaran, Aleksejs Udalcovs, Agnieszka Konczykowska, Muriel Riet, Bernadette Duval, Virginie Nodjiadjim, Jean-Yves Dupuy, Xiaodan Pang, Urban Westergren, Jiajia Chen, Sergei Popov, Sébastien Bigo
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference Postdeadline Papers, 2018, Page(s) Th4A.4, ISBN 978-1-943580-39-2
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2018.th4a.4

InP DHBT integrated circuits for high speed and low power applications

Auteurs: A. Konczykowska, J.-Y. Dupuy, F. Jorge, M. Riet, V. Nodjiadjim
Publié dans: 2018 22nd International Microwave and Radar Conference (MIKON), 2018, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-83-949421-1-3
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/mikon.2018.8514557

140 Gbaud On-Off Keying Links in C-Band for Short-Reach Optical Interconnects

Auteurs: Oskars Ozolins, Jose Manuel Estaran, Aleksejs Udalcovs, Filipe Jorge, Haik Mardoyan, Aqnieszka Konczykowska, Muriel Riet, Bernadette Duval, Virginie Nodjiadjim, Jean-Yves Dupuy, Xiaodan Pang, Urban Westergren, Jiajia Chen, Sergei Popov, Sebastien Bigo
Publié dans: 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC), 2018, Page(s) 1-3, ISBN 978-1-5386-4862-9
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/ecoc.2018.8535208

Blind Polarization Demultiplexing and Equalization of Probabilistically Shaped QAM

Auteurs: Stefanos Dris, Saleem Alreesh, André Richter
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2019, 2019, Page(s) W1D.2, ISBN 978-1-943580-53-8
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2019.w1d.2

On the analysis and emulation of nonlinear component characteristics

Auteurs: André Richter, Stefanos Dris, Nuno André
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2019, 2019, Page(s) Th1D.1, ISBN 978-1-943580-53-8
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2019.th1d.1

Programmable Transfer Function Optical-DAC Using an InP Segmented Mach-Zehnder Modulator

Auteurs: Alessandro Aimone, Stefanos Dris, Jan Sundermeyer, Jung Han Choi, Conrad Zerna, Andre Richter, Karl-Otto Velthaus
Publié dans: 2018 20th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), 2018, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-1-5386-6605-0
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/icton.2018.8473731

Benefits of optical transceivers employing intentionally nonuniform quantization for advanced modulation formats

Auteurs: André Richter, Stefanos Dris
Publié dans: Metro and Data Center Optical Networks and Short-Reach Links II, 2019, Page(s) 19, ISBN 9781-510625358
Éditeur: SPIE
DOI: 10.1117/12.2509647

High-Speed Transmitter for Inter-Data Center Communication

Auteurs: Haik Mardoyan
Publié dans: 2019 24th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and 2019 International Conference on Photonics in Switching and Computing (PSC), 2019, Page(s) 1-3, ISBN 978-4-88552-321-2
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/ps.2019.8817806

Photonic integrated WDM cross-connects for optical metro and data center networks

Auteurs: Nicola Calabretta, Kristif Prifti, Netsanet Tessema, Xuwei Xue, Bitao Pan, Ripalta Stabile
Publié dans: Metro and Data Center Optical Networks and Short-Reach Links II, 2019, Page(s) 8, ISBN 9781-510625358
Éditeur: SPIE
DOI: 10.1117/12.2508897

System Performance Evaluation of a Nanoseconds Modular Photonic Integrated WDM WSS for Optical Data Center Networks

Auteurs: Kristif Prifti, Anas Gasser, Netsanet Tessema, Xuwei Xue, Ripalta Stabile, Nicola Calabretta
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2019, 2019, Page(s) Th2A.31, ISBN 978-1-943580-53-8
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2019.th2a.31

Monolithically Integrated WDM Cross-Connect Switch for High-performance Optical Data Center Networks

Auteurs: Nicola Calabretta, Wang Miao, Ketemaw Mekonnen, Kristif Prifti, Kevin Williams
Publié dans: Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 2017, Page(s) Tu3F.1, ISBN 978-1-943580-23-1
Éditeur: OSA
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2017.tu3f.1

Photonic integrated WDM cross-connect switches for disaggregation in intra-datacenter and metro networks

Auteurs: N. Calabretta
Publié dans: European Conference on Optical communication, 2018
Éditeur: IEEE

Performance assessment of a nanoseconds and modular Photonic Integrated Wavelength Selective Switch for Optical Data Centre Networks

Auteurs: Kristif Prifti, Netsanet Tessema, Ripalta Stabile, Nicola Calabretta
Publié dans: 2018 Photonics in Switching and Computing (PSC), 2018, Page(s) 1-3, ISBN 978-1-5386-9392-6
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/ps.2018.8751466

8 x 40 Gb/s WDM Photonic Integrated Wavelength Switch Module for Optical Data Center Networks

Auteurs: Kristif Prifti, Netsanet Tessema, Xuwei Xue, Ripalta Stabile, Nicola Calabretta
Publié dans: European Conference on Integrated Optics, 2019
Éditeur: IEEE

Fast Controlled Nanoseconds Photonic Integrated WDM Cross-Connects for Edge-Computing Metro Access and Data Center Networks

Auteurs: N. Calabretta
Publié dans: Asia Communications and Photonics Conference (ACP, 2018
Éditeur: IEEE

Monolithically Integrated Wavelength-Selective Switch on InP: a Circuit Simulation-Based Design Study

Auteurs: Alessandro Aimone, Netsanet Tessema, Kristif Prifti, Rui Santos, Nicola Calabretta, André Richter
Publié dans: European Conference on Integrated Optics, 2019
Éditeur: IEEE

Fast Dynamic Control of Optical Data Center Networks Based on Nanoseconds WDM Photonics Integrated Switches

Auteurs: Xuwei Xue, Kristif Prifti, Bitao Pan, Fulong Yan, Xiaotao Guo, Nicola Calabretta
Publié dans: 2019 24th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and 2019 International Conference on Photonics in Switching and Computing (PSC), 2019, Page(s) 1-3, ISBN 978-4-88552-321-2
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/ps.2019.8817870

SDN-enabled Reconfigurable Optical Data Center Networks Based on Nanoseconds WDM Photonics Integrated Switches

Auteurs: Xuwei Xue, Kristif Prifti, Fu Wang, Fulong Yan, Bitao Pan, Xiaotao Guo, Nicola Calabretta
Publié dans: International conference on Transparent Optical networks, 2019
Éditeur: IEEE

Experimental Assessment of Photonic Integrated Switches Based Optical Data Center Networks with Virtual Network Slice Services

Auteurs: Xuwei Xue, Kristif Prifti, Fu Wang, Fulong Yan, Bitao Pan, Xiaotao Guo, Nicola Calabretta
Publié dans: International conference on Optical Communication networks, 2019
Éditeur: IEEE

Low Polarization Dependent MQW Semiconductor Optical Amplifier with Tensile-Strained-Barrier Design for Optical Datacom and Telecom Networks

Auteurs: Aref Rasoulzadeh Zali, Ripalta Stabile, Nicola Calabretta
Publié dans: 2020 22nd International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), 2020, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-1-7281-8423-4
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/icton51198.2020.9203186

Multiple I/Os Waveguide-Based Frontend Design for Beam Steering Operation

Auteurs: D. Ketzaki, G. Patsamanis, K. Vyrsokinos, and T. Alexoudi
Publié dans: International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2020), Tu.C5.4, 2020
Éditeur: IEEE

Low polarization-sensitive semiconductor optical amplifier co-integrated with passive waveguides for optical datacom and telecom networks

Auteurs: Zali, A ., Kleijn, S., Augustin, L., Stabile, R., Calabretta, N.
Publié dans: Proc. 22nd European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO 2020), 2020
Éditeur: ECIO

Analog-Multiplexer (AMUX) circuit realized in InP DHBT technology for high order electrical modulation formats (PAM-4, PAM-8)

Auteurs: R. Hersent, A. Konczykowska, F. Jorge, M. Riet, C. Mismer, V. Nodjiadjim, B. Duval, J-Y. Dupuy
Publié dans: 2020 23rd International Microwave and Radar Conference (MIKON), 2020, Page(s) 222-224, ISBN 978-83-949421-7-5
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.23919/mikon48703.2020.9253772

Waveguide Frontend Designs for Beam Transforming Applications

Auteurs: D. Ketzaki, G. Patsamanis, T. Lamprecht, K. Vyrsokinos, T. Alexoudi
Publié dans: 2019 21st International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), 2019, Page(s) 1-4, ISBN 978-1-7281-2779-8
Éditeur: IEEE
DOI: 10.1109/icton.2019.8840423

Ultra-High-Speed 2:1 Digital Selector and Plasmonic Modulator IM/DD Transmitter Operating at 222 GBaud for Intra-Datacenter Applications

Auteurs: Wolfgang Heni, Benedikt Baeuerle, Haik Mardoyan, Filipe Jorge, Jose Manuel Estaran, Agnieszka Konczykowska, Muriel Riet, Bernadette Duval, Virginie Nodjiadjim, Michel Goix, Jean-Yves Dupuy, Marcel Destraz, Claudia Hoessbacher, Yuriy Fedoryshyn, Huajun Xu, Delwin L. Elder, Larry R. Dalton, Jeremie Renaudier, Juerg Leuthold
Publié dans: Journal of Lightwave Technology, 38/9, 2020, Page(s) 2734-2739, ISSN 0733-8724
Éditeur: Optical Society of America
DOI: 10.1109/jlt.2020.2972637

A 100-GS/s Four-to-One Analog Time Interleaver in 55-nm SiGe BiCMOS

Auteurs: Hannes Ramon, Michiel Verplaetse, Michael Vanhoecke, Haolin Li, Johan Bauwelinck, Peter Ossieur, Xin Yin, Guy Torfs
Publié dans: IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, 2021, Page(s) 1-1, ISSN 0018-9200
Éditeur: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
DOI: 10.1109/jssc.2021.3057575

0.7-$\mu$ m InP DHBT Technology With 400-GHz ${f}_{{T}}$ and ${f}_{\text{MAX}}$ and 4.5-V BV CE0 for High Speed and High Frequency Integrated Circuits

Auteurs: V. Nodjiadjim, M. Riet, C. Mismer, R. Hersent, F. Jorge, A. Konczykowska, J.-Y. Dupuy
Publié dans: IEEE Journal of the Electron Devices Society, 7, 2019, Page(s) 748-752, ISSN 2168-6734
Éditeur: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
DOI: 10.1109/jeds.2019.2928271

High-Speed VCSEL-Based Transceiver for 200 GbE Short-Reach Intra-Datacenter Optical Interconnects

Auteurs: Kanakis, Iliadis, Soenen, Moeneclaey, Argyris, Kalavrouziotis, Spiga, Bakopoulos, Avramopoulos
Publié dans: Applied Sciences, 9/12, 2019, Page(s) 2488, ISSN 2076-3417
Éditeur: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/app9122488

140/180/204-Gbaud OOK Transceiver for Inter- and Intra-Data Center Connectivity

Auteurs: Jose Manuel Estaran, Haik Mardoyan, Filipe Jorge, Oskars Ozolins, Aleksejs Udalcovs, Agnieszka Konczykowska, Muriel Riet, Bernadette Duval, Virginie Nodjiadjim, Jean-Yves Dupuy, Xiaodan Pang, Urban Westergren, Jiajia Chen, Sergei Popov, Sebastien Bigo
Publié dans: Journal of Lightwave Technology, 37/1, 2019, Page(s) 178-187, ISSN 0733-8724
Éditeur: Optical Society of America
DOI: 10.1109/jlt.2018.2876732

212-Gbit/s 2:1 multiplexing selector realised in InP DHBT

Auteurs: A. Konczykowska, F. Jorge, M. Riet, V. Nodjiadjim, B. Duval, H. Mardoyan, J.M. Estaran, A. Adamiecki, G. Raybon, J.-Y. Dupuy
Publié dans: Electronics Letters, 55/5, 2019, Page(s) 242-244, ISSN 0013-5194
Éditeur: Institute of Electrical Engineers
DOI: 10.1049/el.2018.7545

Sub-Baudrate Sampling at DAC and ADC: Toward 200G per Lane IM/DD Systems

Auteurs: Jose Manuel Estaran, Sylvain Almonacil, Rafael Rios-Muller, Haik Mardoyan, Philippe Jenneve, Kaoutar Benyahya, Christian Simonneau, Swbastien Bigo, Jeremie Renaudier, Gabriel Charlet
Publié dans: Journal of Lightwave Technology, 37/6, 2019, Page(s) 1536-1542, ISSN 0733-8724
Éditeur: Optical Society of America
DOI: 10.1109/jlt.2018.2880690

106‐GHz bandwidth InP DHBT linear driver with a 3‐V ppdiff swing at 80 GBd in PAM‐4

Auteurs: R. Hersent, F. Jorge, B. Duval, J.‐Y. Dupuy, A. Konczykowska, M. Riet, V. Nodjiadjim, C. Mismer, F. Blache, A. Kasbari, A. Ouslimani
Publié dans: Electronics Letters, 56/14, 2020, Page(s) 691-693, ISSN 0013-5194
Éditeur: Institute of Electrical Engineers
DOI: 10.1049/el.2020.0654