Effects of high-order laser distortion products in radio over free-space optical links

G. S D Gordon, M. J. Crisp, R. V. Penty, I. H. White

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Abstract

RoFSO links are found to be susceptible to high-order laser distortion making conventional SFDR ineffective as a performance indicator. For the first time, peak input power is demonstrated as a service-independent bound on dynamic range.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Subtitle of host publicationLaser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2011
Event2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011 - Baltimore, MD, USA United States
Duration: 1 May 20116 May 2011

Conference

Conference2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011
CountryUSA United States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period1/05/116/05/11

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Gordon, G. S. D., Crisp, M. J., Penty, R. V., & White, I. H. (2011). Effects of high-order laser distortion products in radio over free-space optical links. In 2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011 [5950114]