This paper proposes a low complexity spatial modulation (SM) scheme that combines spatial shift keying (SSK) with pulse position modulation (PPM) for optical wireless communication systems. SM is a multi-transmitter technique for achieving increased data rate over the traditional on-off keying (OOK) and PPM signalling methods. Analysis of the error performance of the system in the presence of noise is presented and validated via simulations.
- spatial modulation
- optical wireless communication
Popoola, W. O., Poves, E., & Haas, H. (2012). Spatial pulse position modulation for optical communications. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 30(18), 2948-2954 . https://doi.org/10.1109/JLT.2012.2208940