Microwave-photonic networks based on single-mode multi-core optical fibers


  • Zbigniew Zakrzewski University of Technology and Life Sciences




In the paper, the proposition of construction of the 9-core single-mode optical fiber TA-MCF (Trench Assisted ? Multi-Core Fiber) have been presented. Nine-core TA-MCF can be used to connecting the multi-antenna array modules to the radio-photonic modems located at the signal processing central. Optical networks for transporting of the radio signals, called RoF (Radio over Fiber) Networks, allow the space distributing of the radio base-station eNodeB on the greater area. Multi-core fibers give possibility for efficient realization of such solutions.

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How to Cite

Z. Zakrzewski, “Microwave-photonic networks based on single-mode multi-core optical fibers”, Photonics Lett. Pol., vol. 5, no. 4, pp. pp. 161–163, Dec. 2013.