Source-Matched Spreading Codes for Optical CDMA

  title={Source-Matched Spreading Codes for Optical CDMA},
  author={S. Goldberg and Varghese Baby and T. Wang and Paul R. Prucnal},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Communications},
Puncturing is studied as a physical layer mechanism for efficiently transmitting datastreams containing bits of unequal priority via wavelength-time optical code-division multiple access. Puncturing increases system capacity, while ensuring that important bits are received with low bit-error rate