Project acronym: TUCAN
Project title: Tunable CPE (Customer Premises Equipment) for Access Networks
Project duration: 3 years 1 month from July 2011 to July 2014
Coordinator: Oclaro Technology Ltd
Scientific representative of the coordinator: Dr. Mike Wale
E-mail: mike.wale@oclaro.com

Executive summary

The TUCAN project aimed to develop and demonstrate the technology for a remotely tunable universal Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) module transmitter for high bandwidth (up to 10Gb/s) Wavelength Division Multiplexed (WDM) Passive Optical access Networks. It complemented the IMPACT project which concentrated on the system aspects. The 37 month project comprised Oclaro (Coordinator, UK), ADVA Optical Networking SE (DE), University of Cambridge (UK), ELCON Systemtechnik (DE), Gooch & Housego (UK), University College London (UK) and TU Berlin (DE).

Public project report (.docx download): TUCAN