24 October 2000 Behavioral modeling of short-distance optical interconnects
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Proceedings Volume 4228, Design, Modeling, and Simulation in Microelectronics; (2000) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.405407
Event: International Symposium on Microelectronics and Assembly, 2000, Singapore, Singapore
Abstract
This paper presents the modeling of an optical link based on VCSELs. A physics-based model of a VCSEL has been established and validated. The complete optical link has been modeled including free space propagation, Gaussian spatial repartition of light and photodetection. Concerning the photodetection, a low-noise, low-voltage, 2.5Gb/s CMOS photo receiver is being designed, so as to complete the optical link. Furthermore, system parameters such as BER or power consumption can be determined. This results in a fully self-consistent model of a short distance optical interconnection that ca be used to simulate board to board or chip to chip interconnections.
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Fabien Mieyeville, Gilles Jacquemod, Ian O'Connor, Frederic Gaffiot, "Behavioral modeling of short-distance optical interconnects", Proc. SPIE 4228, Design, Modeling, and Simulation in Microelectronics, (24 October 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.405407; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.405407
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