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Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XXI
Editor(s): Hamid Hemmati
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Volume Number: 7199
Date Published: 6 March 2009

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Front Matter: Volume 7199
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Technology needs for next-generation spaceborne lasercom systems
Author(s): Ronald W. Burch
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Optical data downlinks from Earth observation platforms
Author(s): D. Giggenbach; J. Horwath; M. Knapek
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Research and development activities on space laser communications in NICT
Author(s): H. Kunimori; Y. Shoji; M. Toyoshima; Y. Takayama
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5.6 Gbps optical intersatellite communication link
Author(s): Berry Smutny; Hartmut Kaempfner; Gerd Muehlnikel; Uwe Sterr; Bernhard Wandernoth; Frank Heine; Ulrich Hildebrand; Daniel Dallmann; Martin Reinhardt; Axel Freier; Robert Lange; Knut Boehmer; Thomas Feldhaus; Juergen Mueller; Andreas Weichert; Peter Greulich; Stefan Seel; Rolf Meyer; Reinhard Czichy
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Experimental evaluation of a radio-on-FSO communication system for multiple RF signal transmission
Author(s): Kamugisha Kazaura; Pham Dat; Abdelmoula Bekkali; Alam Shah; Toshiji Suzuki; Kazuhiko Wakamori; Mitsuji Matsumoto; Takuya Nakamura; Koichi Takahashi; Takeshi Higashino; Yuji Aburakawa; Katsutoshi Tsukamoto; Shozo Komaki
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Compact free-space optical terminal for multi-gigabit signal transmissions with a single-mode fiber
Author(s): Yoshinori Arimoto
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Aircraft to ground unidirectional laser-communications terminal for high-resolution sensors
Author(s): Joachim Horwath; Christian Fuchs
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Demonstration of a high-efficiency free-space optical communications link
Author(s): Kevin Birnbaum; William Farr; Jonathan Gin; Bruce Moision; Kevin Quirk; Malcolm Wright
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Results from the DOLCE (Deep Space Optical Link Communications Experiment) project
Author(s): Guy Baister; Klaus Kudielka; Thomas Dreischer; Michael Tüchler
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Robust short-pulse high-peak-power laser transmitter for optical communications
Author(s): Malcolm W. Wright
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Compensation of large-diameter optical system aberrations with spatial light modulators and deformable mirrors
Author(s): Hamid Hemmati; Yijiang Chen
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Mid-infrared interband cascade lasers for free-space laser communication
Author(s): A. Soibel; M. Wright; W. Farr; S. Keo; C. Hill; R. Q. Yang; H. C. Liu
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Autonomous access links using laser communications
Author(s): Joseph M. Kovalik; Abhijit Biswas; Jeffrey R. Charles; Martin Regehr
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A sub-hertz vibration isolation platform for a deep space optical communication transceiver
Author(s): Virginio Sannibale; Gerardo G. Ortiz; William H. Farr
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Canonical deep space optical communications transceiver
Author(s): Gerardo G. Ortiz; William H. Farr; Jeffrey R. Charles; W. Thomas Roberts; Virginio Sannibale; Jonathan Gin; Adit Saharaspude; Vachik Garkanian
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Compact deep-space optical communications transceiver
Author(s): W. Thomas Roberts; Jeffrey R. Charles
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BER performance of MIMO diffuse free-space optical systems
Author(s): Douglas S. Pfeil; Sai Vamsidhar; Timothy P. Kurzweg; Kapil R. Dandekar
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Combined laser communications and laser ranging transponder for Moon and Mars
Author(s): H. Hemmati; K. M. Birnbaum; W. H. Farr; S. Turyshev; A. Biswas
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A new deformable mirror and experimental setup for free-space optical communication
Author(s): F. Rooms; S. Camet; J. Charton; J.-F. Curis; L. Jocou
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Modified PN code laser modulation technique for laser measurements
Author(s): Xiaoli Sun; James B. Abshire
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Negative avalanche feedback detectors for photon-counting optical communications
Author(s): William H. Farr
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Virtual array receiver options for 64-ary pulse position modulation (PPM)
Author(s): Antonio J. Mendez; Vincent J. Hernandez; Robert M. Gagliardi; Corey V. Bennett
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Improved bit error rate estimation over experimental optical wireless channels
Author(s): Mamdouh El Tabach; Samir Saoudi; Patrick Tortelier; Olivier Bouchet; Ramesh Pyndiah
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Using MIMO transmissions in free-space optical communications in presence of clouds and turbulence
Author(s): Zeinab Hajjarian; Mohsen Kavehrad
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