We demonstrate combined wireless and optical fibre channel transmission of Wimedia-defined, MB-OFDM, UWB radio by directly modulation of 4.8GHz VCSELs. Range extension to 400m for multi-cell HDTV sharing is achievable with low-cost remote antenna units.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications
(060.5625) Fiber optics and optical communications : Radio frequency photonics
Y. Ben-Ezra, M. Ran, E. Borohovich, A. Leibovich, M. P. Thakur, R. Llorente, and S. D. Walker, "Wimedia-Defined, Ultra-Wideband Radio Transmission over Optical Fibre," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper OThD6.
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