Photonic powering of sensors with bidirectional communication along a single fiber


  • Jovan Shikoski Technical University of Sofia
  • Rumen Arnaudov Technical University of Sofia
  • Tinko Eftimov Université du Québec en Outaouais



In this paper we propose and study simultaneous transmission of photonic power and bidirectional communication to and from sensors via 840/1310 nm WDMs. The photovoltaic converter is used both for power conversion and data transfer from the high power laser at 808nm up to 1Mb/s while the 1310nm link can be up to 155 Mb/s.

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How to Cite

J. Shikoski, R. Arnaudov, and T. Eftimov, “Photonic powering of sensors with bidirectional communication along a single fiber”, Photonics Lett. Pol., vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 7–9, Mar. 2020.