Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

The SCM/WDM system model for radio over fiber communication link

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)
Arief, M. ; Photonic Technol. Centre, Univ. Technol. of Malaysia, Johor Darul Takzim ; Idrus, S.M. ; Alifah, S.

Subcarrier Multiplexing (SCM) is multiple radio frequency (RF) carrying signal to transmit through optical fiber using single wavelength. The most significant advantage of SCM in optical communications is its ability to place different optical carriers together closely. On the other hand, Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) is a multiplexer at the transmitter to join the signals together, and a demultiplexer at the receiver to split them apart. In WDM each laser is modulated at a given speed, and the total aggregate capacity being transmitted along the high-bandwidth fiber is the sum total of the bit rates of the individual lasers. In this work, we investigate various issues in this scenario in order to provide a cost-effective, high performance solution for high speed data rates by the available bandwidth of the electrical and optical components. Therefore, SCM must be used in conjunction with WDM to utilize any significant fraction of the fiber bandwidth. The results is present higher bandwidth for long distance communication system (SMF, 150 km) by using SCM/WDM for Radio over Fiber. Therefore, the efficiency of bandwidth utilization of SCM is expected to be much better than conventional optical WDM.

Published in:

RF and Microwave Conference, 2008. RFM 2008. IEEE International

Date of Conference:

2-4 Dec. 2008

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.