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Induced electron radiation effect on the performance of inter-satellite optical wireless communication

Youssouf, Abdouraouf S. and Hasbullah, Nurul Fadzlin and Saidin, Norazlina and Habaebi, Mohamed Hadi and Parthiban, Rajendran and Zin, Muhammad Rawi Bin Mohamed and Elsheikh, Elfatih A. A. and Suliman, F.M. (2021) Induced electron radiation effect on the performance of inter-satellite optical wireless communication. Plos One, 16 (12). pp. 1-15. ISSN 1932-6203

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Abstract

This paper provides the details of a study on the effects of electron radiation on the Performance of Inters-satellite Optical Wireless Communication (IsOWC). Academia and industry focus on solutions that can improve performance and reduce the cost of IsWOC systems. Spacecraft, space stations, satellites, and astronauts are exposed to an increased level of radiation when in space, so it is essential to evaluate the risks and performance effects associated with extended radiation exposures in missions and space travel in general. This investigation focuses on LEO, especially in the near-equatorial radiation environment. Radiation experiments supported with simulations have made it possible to obtain and evaluate the electron radiation impact on optoelectronics at the device level and system level performances. The electron radiation has induced a system degradation of 70%. This result demonstrates the importance of such an investigation to predict and take necessary and suitable reliable quality service for future space missions.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 4527/96060
Uncontrolled Keywords: Electron Radiation effect; Inter-Satellite; Optical Wireless Communications;
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK5101 Telecommunication. Including telegraphy, radio, radar, television
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering
Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Depositing User: Dr. Mohamed Hadi Habaebi
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2022 10:56
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2022 11:22
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/96060

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