Tackling Africa's digital divide

Abstract

Innovations in ‘sustainable’ photonics technologies such as free-space optical links and solar-powered equipment provide developing countries with new cost-effective opportunities for deploying future-proof telecommunication networks.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41566-018-0162-z
Divisions: Engineering & Applied Sciences > Electrical, Electronic & Power Engineering
Engineering & Applied Sciences > Aston Institute of Photonics Technology
Additional Information: © 2018 Macmillan Publishers Limited, part of Springer Nature. All rights reserved
Uncontrolled Keywords: Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials,Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
Full Text Link: https://strathp ... th.ac.uk/63904/
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https://www.nat ... 1566-018-0162-z (Publisher URL)
PURE Output Type: Letter
Published Date: 2018-05-01
Published Online Date: 2018-04-26
Accepted Date: 2018-04-01
Authors: Lavery, Martin P.J.
Abadi, Mojtaba Mansour
Bauer, Ralf
Brambilla, Gilberto
Cheng, Ling
Cox, Mitchell A.
Dudley, Angela
Ellis, Andrew D. ( 0000-0002-0417-0547)
Fontaine, Nicolas K.
Kelly, Anthony E.
Marquardt, Christoph
Matlhane, Selaelo
Ndagano, Bienvenu
Petruccione, Francesco
Slavík, Radan
Romanato, Filippo
Rosales-Guzmán, Carmelo
Roux, Filippus S.
Roux, Kobus
Wang, Jian
Forbes, Andrew

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