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Multiple access interference (MAI) noise reduction in a 2D optical CDMA system using ultrafast optical thresholding

Xu, Lei and Glesk, I. and Baby, V. and Prucnal, P.R. (2004) Multiple access interference (MAI) noise reduction in a 2D optical CDMA system using ultrafast optical thresholding. In: 17th Annual Meeting of the IEEE-Lasers-and-Electro-Optics-Society, 2004-11-07 - 2004-11-11.

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Abstract

We demonstrate the reduction of MAI noise due to multiple simultaneous users in a 2D OCDMA system using optical thresholding. The system shows improved performance by reducing the power penalty increase when adding more users.