Inter-Island Demonstration of an FSO High Speed Laser Ethernet Transceiver for Telerobotic Space-Surface Control

Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland

Proceedings: ECOC 2016

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Shrestha, Amita; Ramirez, Julio; Giggenbach, Dirk; Pacheco-Labrador, Jorge; Schmidt, Christopher (German Aerospace Center - DLR, Institute of Communications and Navigation, Germany)

This paper presents the experimental results of 100Mbps Laser Ethernet Transceivers for high-speed communications in a 142Km free-space optical inter-island link. Round-trip times below 1.6ms and error free transmission at full throughput during several time intervals were demonstrated.