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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 22 — Oct. 22, 2012
  • pp: 24196–24208

Modulation based cells distribution for visible light communication

Yongsheng Wu, Aiying Yang, Lihui Feng, Lin Zuo, and Yu-nan Sun  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 22, pp. 24196-24208 (2012)

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Cells distribution for visible light communication can enhance the capacity of the data transmission by the reuse of optical spectrum. In this paper, we adopt three modulation formats as OOK, PPM and PWM for neighboring cells A, B and C respectively. The prototype experiment results demonstrate the error free transmission of 1.0Mbit/s and 6.25Mbit/s visible light communication system with our scheme. With the available LED, we can expect that the data rate of a visible light communication system with seamless connectivity can be up to 71.4Mbit/s.

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OCIS Codes
(040.5160) Detectors : Photodetectors
(060.4250) Fiber optics and optical communications : Networks
(060.4510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Optical communications

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Original Manuscript: June 29, 2012
Revised Manuscript: September 20, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 28, 2012
Published: October 8, 2012

Yongsheng Wu, Aiying Yang, Lihui Feng, Lin Zuo, and Yu-nan Sun, "Modulation based cells distribution for visible light communication," Opt. Express 20, 24196-24208 (2012)

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