Photonic beamforming for communications satellites
Drummond, M. V.
Photonic beamforming for communications satellites, Proc IEEE Photonics Conference, Vancouver, Canada, Vol. , pp. - , September, 2020.
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/IPC47351.2020.9252340
We present the current state-of-the-art in photonic beamforming for communications satellite payloads, reflect on the now finished project BEACON, and trace the path for further innovations in the field.