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Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XXIV
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Volume Number: 8246
Date Published: 22 March 2012

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Front Matter: Volume 8246
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Achievable capacity using photon-counting array-based receivers with on-off-keyed and frequency-shift-keyed modulation formats
Author(s): B. S. Robinson; D. M. Boroson
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On approaching the ultimate limits of communication using a photon-counting detector
Author(s): Baris I. Erkmen; Bruce E. Moision; Samuel J. Dolinar; Kevin M. Birnbaum; Dariush Divsalar
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Current development status of Small Optical TrAnsponder (SOTA) for satellite-ground laser communications
Author(s): Yoshihisa Takayama; Morio Toyoshima; Yoshisada Koyama; Hideki Takenaka; Maki Akioka; Koichi Shiratama; Ichiro Mase; Osamu Kawamoto
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Limits on achievable dimensional and photon efficiencies with intensity-modulation and photon-counting due to non-ideal photon-counter behavior
Author(s): Bruce Moision; Baris I. Erkmen; William Farr; Samuel J. Dolinar; Kevin M. Birnbaum
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Development and evaluation of a digital signal processing for single polarization QPSK modulation format
Author(s): Kazuomi Endo; Yoichi Hashimoto; Takeyoshi Tanaka; Toru Takamichi; Kiyoshi Fukuchi; Morio Toyoshima; Yoshihisa Takayama
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Design of encoders and decoders for code/pulse-position-swapping (C/CPPS) based on sonar codes
Author(s): Antonio J. Mendez
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Overview and status of the Lunar Laser Communications Demonstration
Author(s): D. M. Boroson; B. S. Robinson; D. A. Burianek; D. V. Murphy; A. Biswas
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Laser communication terminals for the European Data Relay System
Author(s): Knut Böhmer; Mark Gregory; Frank Heine; Hartmut Kämpfner; Robert Lange; Michael Lutzer; Rolf Meyer
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10-Gb/s lasercom system for spacecraft
Author(s): J. Kovalik; H. Hemmati; A. Biswas
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40-Gbit/s optical free-space transmission experiment using QPSK modulation format
Author(s): Y. Hashimoto; N. Kamiya; K. Endo; T. Tanaka; S. Nishimura; N. Hashimoto; M. Shimizu; Y. Suzuki; K. Shiratama; M. Toyoshima; Y. Takayama; K. Fukuchi
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Long-range beam propagation for quantum communications
Author(s): Ivan Capraro; Andrea Tomaello; Alberto Dall'Arche; Francesca Gerlin; Giuseppe Vallone; Paolo Villoresi
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All-semiconductor-based narrow linewidth high-power laser system for laser communication applications in space at 1060 nm
Author(s): Stefan Spiessberger; Max Schiemangk; Alexander Sahm; Frank Bugge; Jörg Fricke; Hans Wenzel; Andreas Wicht; Götz Erbert; Günther Tränkle
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1.5-micron MOPA deep space downlink transmitter
Author(s): Donald L. Sipes Jr.; Jason D. Tafoya; Daniel S. Schulz; Benjamin G. Ward; Chad G. Carlson
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Short-wavelength (1010-1030nm) Yb-fiber-MOPA-based multi-aperture high-power uplink laser beacons for space communication
Author(s): Doruk Engin; Wei Lu; Frank Kimpel; Shantanu Gupta
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Preliminary results of testing a space-grade laser transmitter for optical communications
Author(s): Malcolm W. Wright; Alfonso B. Piccirilli; Andrew R. Grant
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Design of a 40-Watt 1.55µm uplink transmitter for Lunar Laser Communications
Author(s): D. O. Caplan; J. J. Carney; R. E. Lafon; M. L. Stevens
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Anisoplanatism over horizontal path: comparison of theoretical and experimental results
Author(s): Jeremy P. Bos; Aleksandr V. Sergeyev; Michael C. Roggemann
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Mitigation of time-spatial influence in free-space optical networks utilizing route diversity
Author(s): J. Libich; S. Zvanovec; M. Mudroch
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Model-oriented availability analysis of optical GEO-ground links
Author(s): Nicolas Perlot; Josep Perdigues-Armengol
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Superconducting nanowire arrays for multi-meter free-space optical communications receivers
Author(s): William H. Farr; Jeffrey A. Stern; Matthew D. Shaw
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Optimum beam setting for near-field free-space optical communication system with bidirectional beacon tracking
Author(s): Yoshinori Arimoto
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Conical refraction multiplexing for free-space optical communications
Author(s): Yurii V. Loiko; Alex Turpin; Todor K. Kalkandjiev; Jordi Mompart
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Throughput maximization of optical LEO-ground links
Author(s): Nicolas Perlot; Tomaso de Cola
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Evaluation of deep-space laser communication under different mission scenarios
Author(s): Abhijit Biswas; Sabino Piazzolla; Bruce Moision; Douglas Lisman
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Progress on the development of a simulation environment for optical communications (Withdrawal Notice)
Author(s): Joel Shields; Meera Srinivasan; Martin W. Regehr
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Radiation hardening techniques for rare-earth-based optical fibers and amplifiers
Author(s): Sylvain Girard; Marilena Vivona; Luciano Mescia; Arnaud Laurent; Youcef Ouerdane; Claude Marcandella; F. Prudenzano; Aziz Boukenter; Thierry Robin; Benoît Cadier; Emmanuel Pinsard; Marco Cannas; Roberto Boscaino
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