An open source research platform for embedded visible light networking

@article{Wang2015AnOS,
  title={An open source research platform for embedded visible light networking},
  author={Qing Wang and Domenico Giustiniano and Daniele Puccinelli},
  journal={IEEE Wireless Communications},
  year={2015},
  volume={22},
  pages={94-100}
}
Despite the growing interest in visible light communication, a reference networking platform based on commercial off-the-shelf components is not available yet. An open source platform would lower the barriers to entry of VLC network research and help the VLC community gain momentum. We introduce OpenVLC, an open source VLC research platform based on software-defined implementation. Built around a creditcard- sized embedded Linux platform with a simple opto-electronic transceiver front-end… 
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