Avalanche Photodiode, 10 Gb/s with TIA (APD-10)

Data Sheet

The Optilab APD-10 is a high sensitivity APD-TIA receiver in a fiber pigtail coupled package.

Product Overview

The Optilab APD-10 is a high sensitivity APD-TIA receiver in a fiber pigtail coupled package. It includes a high speed InGaAs avalanche photodiode with a high gain TIA in a hermetically sealed coaxial package. It incorporates an LC/UPC pigtail and a flexible printed circuit (FPC). The signal GND and a receptacle are electrically isolated in this APD receiver.

Applications

  • 10GBASE-L Ethernet
  • SONET OC-192
  • SDH STM-64
  • 10G Fibre Channel
  • Fiber Optic Sensors

Features

  • > 10 Gb/s Gain Bandwidth
  • TIA Amplifier
  • High sensitivity: -26 dBm Typ.
  • Low power consumption: 0.1W Typ.

Feature Name Description
General Specifications
Operating Wavelength Range 1250 nm to 1600 nm
APD Breakdown Voltage 25 V min. ; 34 V typ. ; 40 V max.
VBR Temperature Coefficient 0.07 V/°C typ. ; 0.11 V/°C max.
Total Dark Current 20 nA typ. ; 100 nA max.
Responsitivity 0.65 A/W min. ; 0.75 A/W typ.
Sensitivity -27.5 dBm min. ; -26.5 dBm max.
Transimpedance 10 kΩ min. ; 12 kΩ typ.
Capacitance 0.18 pF typ. ; 0.22 pF max.
Optical Return Loss -27 dB
3dB S21Bandwidth 6.0 GHz min. ; 8.0 GHz typ.
Digital Bandwidth 10 Gb/s
Mechanical Specifications
Optical Input Power -26 dBm min. ; -3 dBm max.
Reverse Current 2 mA
Forward Current 32 mA typ.
Operating Temperature 0 °C to + 85 °C
Storage Temperature - 40 °C to + 85 °C
Optical Connectors LC/UPC
Optical Fiber SMF-28