OSA's Digital Library

Journal of Lightwave Technology

Journal of Lightwave Technology

| A JOINT IEEE/OSA PUBLICATION

  • Vol. 27, Iss. 10 — May. 15, 2009
  • pp: 1408–1414

Experimental Comparison of Transmission Performance of Multichannel OFDM-UWB Signals on FTTH Networks

Maria Morant, Tiago Ferreira Alves, Roberto Llorente, Adolfo V. T. Cartaxo, and Javier Marti

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 27, Issue 10, pp. 1408-1414 (2009)


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (1055 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations
  • Export Citation/Save Click for help

Abstract

The experimental demonstration of radio-over-fiber Wimedia-defined OFDM ultrawide band (OFDM-UWB) wireless transmission in fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) networks using standard single-mode fiber with lengths ranging from 25 to 100 km is reported in this paper.The transmission performance of two multichannel UWB configurations, comprising three and five OFDM channels with QPSK and BPSK modulation per carrier respectively, is evaluated. Both configurations transmit 1.56 Gbit/s aggregated bit rate, suitable for integrated optical and wireless high definition video distribution in FTTH networks. The experimental results show that an increased transmission reach can be achieved if the lower number of OFDM-UWB channels at higher bit rate per channel configuration is employed.

© 2009 IEEE

Citation
Maria Morant, Tiago Ferreira Alves, Roberto Llorente, Adolfo V. T. Cartaxo, and Javier Marti, "Experimental Comparison of Transmission Performance of Multichannel OFDM-UWB Signals on FTTH Networks," J. Lightwave Technol. 27, 1408-1414 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jlt/abstract.cfm?URI=jlt-27-10-1408


Sort:  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. WQST100/10: Gigabit Ultrawideband Chipset with WiDV http://www.wiquest.com/docs/WQST100.pdf (2006).
  2. LCD-TV Hitachi Wooo UT-Series www.hitachi.com and http://av.hitachi.co.jp/tv/l_lcd/ut/index.html.
  3. Network OSGlobal FTTH—Fiber Networks Becoming a Reality 2007 (2007).
  4. FCC 02-48Revision of Part 15 of the Commission's Rules Regarding Ultra-Wideband Transmission Systems (2002).
  5. ECC/DEC/(06)04: On the Harmonised Conditions for Devices Using Ultra-Wideband (UWB) Technology in Bands Below 10.6 GHz European Commission (2006).
  6. Office Communications, OFCOMUltra Wideband. An Input Document for Discussion at the ECC TG3#11 Preparation Group and Gives the Views of the UK on a Way Forward for a Harmonised Generic UWB Solution for CEPT/EU (2005).
  7. T. Lunttila, S. Iraji, H. Berg, "Advanced coding schemes for a multiband OFDM ultrawideband system towards 1 Gbps," Proc. CCNC'06 (2006) pp. 553-557.
  8. WiMedia AllianceUWB—Best Choice to Enable WPANs (2008) WiMedia Alliance White Paper.
  9. M. Mayrock, H. Haunstein, "OFDM in optical long-haul transmission," 12th Int. OFDM Workshop HamburgGermany (2007).
  10. Photonic Components for Ultra-Wideband Radio Over Optical Fiber (UROOF). FP6 European STREP Project www.ist-uroof.org/.
  11. C.-T. Lin, J. Chen, P.-C. Peng, C.-F. Peng, W.-R. Peng, B.-S. Chiou, S. Chi, "Hybrid optical access network integrating fiber-to-the-home and radio-over-fiber systems," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 19, 610-612 (2007).
  12. Q. Chang, H. Fu, Y. Su, "Simultaneous generation and transmission of downstream multiband signals and upstream data in a bidirectional radio-over-fiber system," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 20, 181-183 (2008).
  13. D. Cabric, M. S. W. Chen, D. A. Sobel, J. Yang, R. W. Brodersen, "Future wireless systems: UWB, 60 GHz, and cognitive radios," Proc. IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conf. (2005) pp. 793-796.
  14. High Rate Ultra Wideband PHY and MAC Standard ECMA-368ECMA Int. Standard (2007) 2nd Edition.
  15. Link, Inc.Pulse LINK Demonstrates UWB Wireless, Cable and Power Line Communications at ITU-R Global Conference on Ultra Wideband; Demonstrations of New High Bandwidth Technology Showcase Opportunities for Connected Home M2 Presswire (2004).
  16. Lenovo ThinkPad T61p Mobile Workstations www.lenovo.com.
  17. J. del Prado Pavón, S. Shankar, N. V. Gaddam, K. Challapali, C.-T. Chou, "The MBOA-WiMedia specification for ultra wideband distributed networks," IEEE Commun. Mag. 128-134 (2006).
  18. K. A. Janjua, S. A. Khan, "A Comparative Economic Analysis of different FTTH architectures," Wireless Commun., Netw. Mobile Comput. 4979-4982 (2007).
  19. R. B. Ellis, F. Weiss, O. M. Anton, "HFC and PON-FTTH networks using higher SBS threshold singlemode optical fiber," Electron. Lett. 43, 405-407 (2007).
  20. Y. Shoji, C. Choi, S. Kato, I. Toyoda, K. Kawasaki, Y. Oishi, K. Takahashi, H. Nakas, Re-Summarization of Merged Usage Model Definitions Parameters IEEE 802.15-06-0379-02-003c, IEEE 802.15.3C (2006).
  21. C. Lee, K. Choi, "Fiber to the home," Lasers and Electro-Optics Society LEOS 2007. The 20th Annual Meeting of the IEEE (2007) pp. 937-938.
  22. R. A. Shafik, M. S. Rahman, A. H. M. R. Islam, "On the extended relationships among EVM, BER and SNR as performance metrics," Int. Conf. Elect. Comp. Eng. Bangladesh (2006).
  23. H. Schmuck, "Comparison of optically millimeter-wave system concepts with regard to chromatic dispersion," Electron. Lett. 31, 1848-1849 (1995).

Cited By

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited