W-band Real-Time Transmission Utilizing a Reconfigurable RAU for NG-PON Networks
Łukasz Chorchos , Simon Rommel , Jarosław Piotr Turkiewicz , Sandis Spolītis , Juan Jose Vegas Olmos , Idelfonso Tafur Monroy
AbstractIn this article, we propose and test a reconfigurable Remote Access Unit (RAU) to interface optical and W-band wireless communication links (75-110 GHz), utilizing optical heterodyne signal upconversion. The RAU is composed of a tunable local oscillator, narrow optical filter and a control unit. The RAU can be software-reconfigured to select a specific dense wavelength division multiplexed (DWDM) channel. Real-time tests with 100 GHz spaced DWDM signals have been performed. Real-time 2.5 Gbit/s error free radio transmission in the 75 GHz to 95 GHz range of the W-band was achieved after 15 km of standard single mode fiber and 50 m of wireless link.
|Publication size in sheets||0.5|
|Book||Proceedings of the Conference on Advances in Wirelesss Optical Communications - RTUWO'2016, 2016, Riga, IEEE, ISBN 978-1-5090-1535-1, [978-1-5090-1536-8], 225 p.|
|Keywords in English||Radio-over-fiber, millimeter-wave communications, W-band wireless, microwave photonics, real-time systems|
|Project||The Develpment of Digital Communicatios. Project leader: Siuzdak Jerzy,
, Phone: +48 22 234-7868, start date 27-04-2015, end date 31-12-2016, IT/2015/statut, Completed
|Score|| = 15.0, 22-06-2020, BookChapterMatConfByConferenceseries|
= 15.0, 22-06-2020, BookChapterMatConfByConferenceseries
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|Citation count*||3 (2020-09-23)|
* presented citation count is obtained through Internet information analysis and it is close to the number calculated by the Publish or Perish system.