optical wireless communication


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optical wireless communication

A transmission system that uses light pulses over the air rather than in an optical fiber. The entire light range from infrared to ultraviolet is employed in various systems. See visible light communication and free space optics.
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Outage Performance of multi-hop hybrid FSO/RF Communication systems", International Workshop on Optical Wireless Communication (IWOW).
Light fidelity (Li-Fi) is one of the new and emergent field of optical wireless communication (OWC) that provides an opportunity to move forward toward higher frequencies in EM spectrum by using a visible light spectrum.
Mears, "Integrated Transceivers for Optical Wireless Communications," IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, Vol.
outdoor optical wireless communication is commonly known as free space optical (FSO) communication [1].
The last day of IEEE ICC 2015 on Friday, June 12 will then feature another full day of tutorials and workshops addressing subjects like Optical Wireless Communications, The Path Towards 5G, Cloud Radio Access Networks, Android Security, Cognitive Radios & Networks for Spectrum Coexistence, Green Communications & Networks with Energy Harvesting, Smart Grids & Renewable Energies, Dependable Vehicular Communications (DVC), and Security& Privacy for Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems.