Inspec keywords: optical fibre LAN; optical modulation; error statistics; sensitivity; plastics; intensity modulation; light emitting diodes; optical receivers; optical fibre losses; optical fibre communication

Other keywords: LEDs; loss; receiver sensitivity; bit error rate; intensity modulation; blue LEDs; 10 dB; 520 nm; 660 nm; 200 m; transmission loss; signal transmission; 100 m; red LEDs; 470 nm; green LEDs; plastic optical fibre transmission experiment; 30 Mbit/s; plastic optical fibre transmission; direct detection; intensity modulation/direct detection

Subjects: Optical communication equipment; Optical fibre networks; Optical beam modulators; Optical propagation, dispersion and attenuation in fibres; Fibre optics; Optical communication devices, equipment and systems; Light emitting diodes