Upstream experiments on the gigabit PON physical medium layer

@article{Verhulst2005UpstreamEO,
  title={Upstream experiments on the gigabit PON physical medium layer},
  author={Dieter Verhulst and Y. C. Yi and X. Z. Qiu and Stephanie Verschuere and Zhe Lou and Peter Ossieur and Johan Bauwelinck and Xin Yin and Jan Vandewege and Benoit de Vos},
  journal={OFC/NFOEC Technical Digest. Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 2005.},
  year={2005},
  volume={5},
  pages={3 pp. Vol. 6-}
}
We give a first time demonstration of a high performance 1.25 Gbit/s GPON burst-mode uplink exceeding the ITU-T G.984 recommendation and supporting power leveling mechanism (PLM). A burst-mode receiver sensitivity of -31.6 dBm was achieved with a dynamic range of 21.9 dB.