Automation and Remote Control

, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp 521–528 | Cite as

Modeling and analysis of a hybrid communication channel based on free-space optical and radio-frequency technologies

  • V. M. Vishnevskii
  • O. V. Semenova
  • S. Yu. Sharov
Large Scale Systems Control


The mathematical model of a high-speed hybrid communication system based on free-space optical (FSO) and radio-frequency (RF) technologies is considered. Multimedia information is transmitted using two communication lines operating in the hot redundancy mode, namely, an FSO channel and a millimeter radio-frequency channel. In addition, we derive ergodicity conditions for the Markov process describing the system operation and provide some performance characteristics for the hybrid communication channel.


Remote Control Optical Channel Hybrid Channel Backup Channel Minimal Nonnegative Solution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. M. Vishnevskii
    • 1
  • O. V. Semenova
    • 1
  • S. Yu. Sharov
    • 2
  1. 1.ZAO Research & Development Company “Information and Networking Technologies,”MoscowRussia
  2. 2.Moscow Institute of Physics and TechnologyMoscowRussia

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