A simple and low-cost synchronized signaling delivery scheme has been proposed for a 60 GHz in-building optical wireless network with 12.7Gbps throughput based on digital frequency division multiplexing and digital Nyquist shaping.

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Annunziata, F.

Cao, Z.

Chang, G. K.

Chen, J.

Chen, L.

Chi, S.

Chien, H.

Chowdhury, A.

Dong, Z.

Gao, Y.

Hsueh, Y.

Huang, M.

Jia, Z.

Jian, W.

Jiang, W.

Kitayama, K.

Kuri, T.

Lin, C.

Liu, C.

Ng'oma, A.

Olmos, J.

Sauer, M.

Shih, P.

Tang, Q.

Toda, H.

Wang, W.

Xia, M.

Yu, J.

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Figures (7)

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Fig. 1

Principle of D-FDM for: (a) time domain and (b) frequency domain.

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Fig. 2

Process of Nyquist shaping: (a) without and (b) with Nyquist shaping

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Fig. 3

Beating process and low frequency detection: (a) optical spectrum of data modulated optical mm-wave; (b) RF spectrum of detected BB signal; (c) RF spectrum of detected 60 GHz signal.

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Fig. 4

Experimental setup and measured results: (a)-(c): measured optical spectrum; (d)-(e): measured RF spectrum.

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Fig. 5

Constellations of OFDM signals (a) without and (b) with Polar-NRZ, (c) with Nyquist shaped Polar-NRZ

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Fig. 6

The eye diagrams of the signaling inserted OFDM signal at 60 GHz optical mm-wave over 4.5 km SMF with different detection low pass filters.

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Fig. 7

Measured system performance for BTB and 4.5 km SMF transmission: (a) EVM for user data, (b) Q factor for signaling data

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S( t )= k=1 N ( a k coskΩt+ b k sinkΩt )
I( t )= 1 2 μ( A +1 2 + A 1 2 )[1+2γS(t)+ γ 2 S 2 (t)]+μ A +1 A 1 cos(2 ω m t)[1+2γS(t)+ γ 2 S 2 (t)]