Let there be light and broadband internet - You will have a happier life, i bet

Mohsen Kavehrad

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Abstract

Home users are in need for broadband communications access, globally. Broadband over power-lines transmission has advanced throughout the last decade, and it is going to be a mature last-mile access in near future. Meanwhile, indoor optical wireless communications (optical WiFi) through lighting LEDs has been investigated, recently. It is shown that a combination of these two techniques provides an efficient way of fulfilling the premise of broadband access for home networking, while providing efficient and low-cost lighting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
Volume6776
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2007
EventBroadband Access Communication Technologies II - Boston, MA, United States
Duration: Sep 10 2007Sep 11 2007

Other

OtherBroadband Access Communication Technologies II
CountryUnited States
CityBoston, MA
Period9/10/079/11/07

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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    Kavehrad, M. (2007). Let there be light and broadband internet - You will have a happier life, i bet. In Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering (Vol. 6776). [677609] https://doi.org/10.1117/12.726193