Optical wireless communication front-ends
UNSPECIFIED (2004) Optical wireless communication front-ends. In: 9th High Frequency Postgraduate Student Colloquium, UMIST, Manchester, ENGLAND, SEP 06-07, 2004. Published in: 2004 HIGH FREQUENCY POSTGRADUATE STUDENT COLLOQUIUM pp. 3-8.Full text not available from this repository.
Infrared wireless communication possesses two main attractive advantages over its radio frequency counterpart, namely the abundance of unregulated spectrum in 700nm - 1500nm region and the ease with which the IR radiation can be confined. Integrating microwave electronics and optics, it is possible to provide wideband communication services but it is well known that the signal level in an optical wireless receiver is weakest at the front end. Therefore, this paper identifies the technical obstacles and limitations in indoor infrared optical wireless front-ends, in addition to techniques for mitigating these effects, showing that infrared is a viable alternative to radio for certain applications.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering|
|Journal or Publication Title:||2004 HIGH FREQUENCY POSTGRADUATE STUDENT COLLOQUIUM|
|Number of Pages:||6|
|Page Range:||pp. 3-8|
|Title of Event:||9th High Frequency Postgraduate Student Colloquium|
|Location of Event:||UMIST, Manchester, ENGLAND|
|Date(s) of Event:||SEP 06-07, 2004|
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