Franz Fidler, 2005

Franz Fidler

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn.
Company: FH St. Pölten, Digital Media Technologies (MA)
City, State: St. Pölten, Austria
Time Span: September 1, 2004 - March 10, 2010


Research Areas

  •  Performance enhancement in WDM (wavelength division multiplexing) systems
  • VCSELs (vertical cavity surface emitting lasers) at 1550nm
  • Space laser communication terminals at 1550nm
  • Optical communications from High-Altitude Platforms (HAPs)
  • Atmospheric impact on laser beam propagation
  • Infrared fibers for spaceborne applications
  • Cross-layer communication in next-generation optical networks


Research Projects

  •  Atmospheric impact on laser beam propagation at 1550 nm, 1060 nm, and 850 nm
  • Performance enhancement in CWDM (coarse wavelength division multiplexing) systems
  • Laser communication terminal adaptation study for 1550nm (ESA project)
  • Assessment of phasing capabilities for fiber-optic devices (ESA project)