Wireless High-Speed Data Transmission with Phosphorescent White-Light LEDs

Conference: ECOC 2007 - 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication - Post-Deadline Papers
09/16/2007 - 09/20/2007 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: ECOC 2007

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Grubor, Jelena; Langer, Klaus-Dieter (Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin, Germany)
Lee, Sian Chong Jeffrey; Koonen, Ton (COBRA Institute, Technical University Eindhoven, Den Dolech 2, 5612 AZ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
Walewski, Joachim W. (Siemens AG, Corporate Technology, Information and Communications, Otto-Hahn-Ring 6, 81730 Munich)

Wireless transmission exceeding 100 Mbit/s is demonstrated using a phosphorescent white-light LED in a lighting-like scenario. The data rate was achieved by detecting the blue part of the optical spectrum and applying discrete multi-tone modulation.