By Topic

Phase Coherent Digital Communications for Wireless Optical Links in Turbid Underwater Environments

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Cochenour, B. ; Naval Air Syst. Command, Patuxent River ; Mullen, L. ; Laux, A.

Previous studies by the authors have included a theoretical and experimental investigation of the spatial distribution of an optical signal used for communications in underwater scattering environments. Presented here is an experimental study of how scattering affects the temporally encoded information bearing component of the optical signal. Short range underwater optical links employing BPSK, QPSK, 8- PSK, 16-QAM, and 32-QAM modulation are implemented in a laboratory setting, yielding data rates up to 5 Mb/s. The effect of link quality is examined versus water turbidity.

Published in:

OCEANS 2007

Date of Conference:

Sept. 29 2007-Oct. 4 2007