Publications in Scientific Journals


F. Fidler, M. Knapek, J. Horwath, W. Leeb:
"Optical Communications for High Altitude Platforms";
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 16 (2010), 5; 1058 - 1070.

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F. Fidler, O Wallner:
"Application of Single-Mode Fiber-Coupled Receivers in Optical Satellite to High-Altitude Platform Communications";
EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2008 (2008).

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J. Perdigues Armengol, B. Furch, C. Matos, O. Minster, L. Cacciapuoti, M. Pfennigbauer, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, T. Schmitt-Manderbach, G. Baister, J. Rarity, W. Leeb, C. Barbieri, H. Weinfurter, A. Zeilinger et al.:
"Quantum communications at ESA: Towards a space experiment on the ISS";
Acta Astronautica, 63 (2008), 165 - 178.

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M. Toyoshima, W. Leeb, H. Kunimori, T. Takano:
"Comparison of microwave and light wave communication systems in space";
Optical Engineering, 46 (2007), 1; 015003-1 - 015003-7.

M. Pfennigbauer, M. Aspelmeyer, W. Leeb, G. Baister, T. Dreischer, T. Jennewein, G. Neckamm, J.M. Perdigues, H. Weinfurter, A. Zeilinger:
"Satellite-based quantum communication terminal employing state-of-the-art technology";
Journal of Optical Networking, vol. 4 (2005), no. 9; 549 - 560.

M. Toyoshima:
"Trends in satellite communications and the role of optical free-space communications";
Journal of Optical Networking, vol. 4 (2005), 300 - 311.

M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, A. Zeilinger:
"Long-Distance Quantum Communication With Entangled Photons Using Satellites";
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 9 (2003), no. 6; 1541 - 1551.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Optical satellite communications with Erbium doped fiber amplifiers";
Space Communications, vol. 19 (2003), 59 - 67.

A. Kalmar, P. Winzer, K.H. Kudielka, W. Leeb:
"Multifunctional optical terminals for microsatellite clusters - design tradeoffs";
International Journal of Electronics and Communications (AEÜ), vol. 56 (2002), no. 4; 279 - 288.

O. Wallner, K.H. Kudielka:
"Performance analysis of a space-based multiple-telescope nulling interferometer for DARWIN";
E&I Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik, 119 (2002), no. 4; 114 - 119.

W. Leeb:
"Laser Space Communications: Systems, Technologies, and Applications";
The Review of Laser Engineering, vol. 28 (2000), no. 12; 804 - 808.

K. Kudielka, W. M. Neubert, A.L. Scholtz, W. Leeb:
"Adaptive optical multi-aperture receive antenna for coherent intersatellite communications";
International Society of Optical Engineering (SPIE), vol. 2210 (1994), 60 - 61.

K. Kudielka, W. M. Neubert, A.L. Scholtz, W. Leeb:
"Experimental verification of an adaptive optical multi-aperture receive antenna for laser space communications";
International Society of Optical Engineering (SPIE), vol. 2123 (1994), 478 - 486.

W. Leeb, W. M. Neubert, K. Kudielka, A.L. Scholtz:
"Optical phased array antennas for freespace laser communications";
International Society of Optical Engineering (SPIE), vol. 2210 (1994), 14 - 29.

W. M. Neubert, K. Kudielka, W. Leeb, A.L. Scholtz:
"Experimental demonstration of an optical phased array antenna for laser space communications";
Applied Optics, vol. 33 (1994), 3820 - 3830.

W. Pichler, W. Leeb:
"Target-plane intensity approximation for apertured Gaussian beams applied to heterodyne backscattered lidar systems";
Applied Optics, vol. 33 (1994), 4761 - 4770.


Contributions to Books


W. Leeb, P. Winzer:
"Photodetectors and Receivers";
in: "Near-Earth Laser Communications", H. Hemmati (ed.); Taylor and Francis/CRC Press, Boca Raton, 2009, (invited), ISBN: 978-0-8247-5381-8, 189 - 236.


Talks and Poster Presentations (with Proceedings-Entry)


F. Fidler, J. Grosinger, W. Leeb:
"Sensitivity of Balanced Receivers for Polarization Shift Keying in Free-Space Optical Communications";
Talk: 35th Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC 2009), Wien; 09-20-2009 - 09-24-2009; in: "European Conference on Optical Communication ECOC 2009", (2009), 9.6.2.

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F. Fidler:
"Optical Backhaul Links between HAPs and Satellites in the Multi-Gigabit Regime";
Talk: IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2008), New Orleans (LA), USA; 11-30-2008 - 12-04-2008; in: "Proceedings IEEE Globecom 2008 (The Globecom 2008 Workshop Collection)", (2008), 5 pages.

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W. Leeb:
"Optical Amplifiers in Space Communication Links";
Talk: OSA Topical Meetings 2005, Budapest, Hungary; 08-07-2005 - 08-10-2005; in: "Proceedings of the OSA Topical Meeting on Optical Amplifiers and their Applications", (2005), ISBN: 1-55752-790-3; Paper ID TuB3, 3 pages.

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J.M.P. Armengol, C.J. de Matos, W. Leeb, M. Pfennigbauer, G. Neckamm, F. Tiefenbacher, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, K.H. Kudielka, T. Dreischer, H. Weinfurter:
"Accommodation of a quantum communication transceiver in an optical terminal";
Talk: Mikrowellen und Optronik (MIOP), Paris, France; 05-09-2005 - 05-12-2005; in: "Proceedings of the International Symposium OPTRO 2005", (2005), 9 pages.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, A. Zeilinger:
"Free-Space Optical Quantum Key Distribution Using Intersatellite Links";
Talk: CNES - Intersatellite Link Workshop, Toulouse, France; 11-27-2003 - 11-28-2003; in: "Proceedings of CNES - Intersatellite Link Workshop", (2003), 9 pages.

R. Kaltenbaek, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, C. Brukner, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Proof-of-Concept Experiments for Quantum Physics in Space";
Talk: SPIE The International Society for Optical Engineering, San Diego, USA; 08-03-2003 - 08-08-2003; in: "Proceedings of the 48th annual meeting Optical Science and Technology, SPIE", vol. 5161 (2003).

J. Rarity, M. Aspelmeyer, H. Weinfurter, C. Kurtsiefer, P.M. Gorman, P.R. Tapster, T. Jennewein, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, A. Zeilinger:
"Quantum communications in Space";
Talk: CLEO 2003, Munich, Germany; 07-23-2003 - 07-27-2003; in: "CLEO Europe, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics", (2003).

P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Space-borne optical communication - A challenging reality";
Talk: IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting, Glasgow, Scotland; 11-10-2002 - 11-14-2002; in: "The 15th Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optic Society", (2002), 393 - 394.

W. Leeb, P. Winzer, K. Kudielka, A. Kalmar, B. Furch:
"Optical cross-links for microsatellite fleets";
Talk: International Communications Satellite Systems Conference, Montréal, Canada; 05-12-2002 - 05-15-2002; in: "20th International Communications Satellite Systems Conference", (2002), 1 - 10.

W. Leeb, A. Kalmar, K.H. Kudielka, P. Winzer:
"Optical Terminals for Microsatellite Swarms";
Talk: SPIE The International Society for Optical Engineering, San Jose, USA; 01-21-2002 - 01-22-2002; in: "Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XIV", vol. 4635 (2002), 202 - 214.

M. Strasser, P. Winzer, M. Pfennigbauer:
"Influence of chirp on optical free-space communication systems employing preamplified direct detection";
Talk: Conf. on Lasers and Electro-Optics, Baltimore, MD, USA; 05-06-2001 - 05-11-2001; in: "Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO '01, Technical Digest", (2001), 471 - 472.

M. Strasser, P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Optimum Source Concepts for Optical Inter-Satellite Links with RZ coding";
Talk: Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XIII, San Jose, USA; 01-24-2001 - 01-25-2001; in: "Proceedings of the SPIE", vol. 4272 (2001), 142 - 150.

M. Strasser, P. Winzer, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Significance of Chirp-Parameter for Direct Detection Free-Space Laser Vommunication";
Talk: Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XIII, San Jose, USA; 01-24-2001 - 01-25-2001; in: "Proceedings of the SPIE", vol. 4272 (2001), 227 - 234.

W. Leeb:
"Conceptions and available technologies for optical intersatellite links";
Talk: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, Nice, France (invited); 09-10-2000 - 09-15-2000; in: "2000 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe (CLEO)", (2000), 10 - 15.

W. Leeb, P. Winzer, M. Pauer:
"The potential of return-to-zero coding in optically amplified lasercom systems";
Talk: IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA (invited); 11-08-1999 - 11-11-1999; in: "12th Annual Meeting LEOS'99", (1999), 224 - 225.

M. Pauer, P. Winzer, A. Kalmar:
"Bit error probability simulation for RZ-coded free space laser links";
Talk: IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA; 11-08-1999 - 11-11-1999; in: "12th Annual Meeting LEOS, special symposium on optical space communications", (1999), 228 - 229.

K. Kudielka, Y. Hayano, W. Klaus, K. Araki, Y. Arimoto, J. Uchida:
"Low-order adaptive optics system for free-space lasercom: Design and performance analysis";
Talk: International Workshop on Adaptive Optics for Industry and Medicine, Durham, UK; 07-12-1999 - 07-16-1999; in: "Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Adaptive Optics for Industry and Medicine", (1999), 364 - 369.

P. Winzer:
"What can really be gained using telescope arrays in coherent lidar receivers";
Talk: Conference on Coherent Laser Radar, Mount Hood, OR, USA; 06-28-1999 - 07-02-1999; in: "Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Coherent Laser Radar", (1999), 225 - 228.

P. Winzer, W. Leeb, A.F. Popescu:
"Enhanced double edge technique for Doppler lidar";
Talk: Conference on Coherent Laser Radar, Mount Hood, OR, USA; 06-28-1999 - 07-02-1999; in: "Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Coherent Laser Radar", (1999), 191 - 194.

P. Winzer, A. Kalmar:
"Impulsive coding in optical free-space links";
Talk: SPIE Conference, San Jose, CA, USA; 01-23-1999 - 01-29-1999; in: "Proc. of the SPIE", vol. 3615 (1999), 104 - 114.

P. Winzer, A. Kalmar, W. Leeb:
"Role of amplified spontaneous emission in optical free-space communication links with optical amplification - impact on isolation and data transmission; utilization for pointing, acquisition, and tracking";
Talk: SPIE Conference, San Jose, CA, USA; 01-23-1999 - 01-29-1999; in: "Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XI, Proceedings of the SPIE", vol. 3615 (1999), 104 - 114.

P. Winzer:
"Mitigation of the speckle effect in incoherent lidar systems using telescope arrays";
Talk: SPIE Conference, Barcelona, Spain; 09-23-1998 - 09-24-1998; in: "European Symposium on Remote Sensing", vol. 3494 (1998), 277 - 285.

A. Kalmar, K. Kudielka, W. Leeb:
"Experimental demonstration of a self-tracking 16-aperture receive telescope array for laser intersatellite communication";
Talk: SPIE Conference, San Jose, CA, USA; 01-27-1998 - 01-28-1998; in: "SPIE Freespace laser communication technologies X", vol. 3266 (1998), 70 - 78.

K. Kudielka, A. Kalmar, W. Leeb:
"Phased array antenna for lasercom: experimental results";
Talk: Int. Topical workshop on contemporary photonic technologies, Tokyo, Japan; 01-12-1998 - 01-14-1998; in: "Proceedings of the Int. Topical workshop on contemporary photonic technologies", (1998), 129 - 130.

A. Kalmar, K. Kudielka, W. Leeb:
"Adaptive receive telescope array for coherent free-space laser communications";
Talk: OSA Non-astronomical Adaptive Optics Meeting, Munich, Germany; 06-17-1997 - 06-18-1997; in: "Proceedings of the Non-astronomical Adaptive Optics Meeting (OSA)", (1997), 6 - 8.

K. Kudielka, A. Kalmar, W. Leeb:
"Design and breadboarding of a phased telescope array for free-space laser communications";
Talk: IEEE Phased Array Symposium, Boston. MA, USA; 10-15-1996 - 10-18-1996; in: "Proceedings IEEE Phased Array Symposium", (1996), 419 - 424.

K. Kudielka, W. Leeb:
"Adaptive telescope arrays for laser communications and astronomy";
Talk: Topical Meeting on Adaptive Optics, Graching, Germany; 1994; in: "Proceedings Topical Meeting on Adaptive Optics", (1994), 427 - 432.


Talks and Poster Presentations (without Proceedings-Entry)


W. Leeb:
"Datenübertragung mit Laserlicht";
Talk: Optik-Seminar, Leoben-Hinterberg (invited); 05-20-2010.

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F. Fidler:
"Optical Communications for HAPs";
Talk: High Altitude Platforms and their Applications (HAPCOS), COST297 Meeting, Avignon, France; 10-19-2009 - 10-21-2009.

W. Leeb:
"Communications to and from HAPs - with laser beams?";
Keynote Lecture: High Altitude Platforms and their Applications (HAPCOS), COST297 Meeting, Friedrichshafen (invited); 10-08-2008 - 10-10-2008.

F. Fidler:
"Application of Single-Mode Fiber-Coupled Receivers in Optical Satellite to High-Altitude Platform Communications";
Talk: High Altitude Platforms and their Applications (HAPCOS), COST297 Meeting, Nicosia, Zypern; 04-06-2008 - 04-09-2008.

F. Fidler:
"Optical Communications from High-Altitude Platforms";
Talk: High Altitude Platforms and their Applications (HAPCOS), COST297 Meeting, Wroclaw, Polen; 10-15-2007 - 10-17-2007.

F. Fidler:
"Atmospheric Impact on a HAP-to-Satellite Optical Communication Link";
Talk: High Altitude Platforms and their Applications (HAPCOS), COST297 Meeting, Prag, Tschechien; 03-28-2007 - 03-30-2007.

F. Fidler:
"Optical HAP-to-Satellite Communication at the Wavelength of 1.5 μm";
Talk: York HAP Week, High Altitude Platforms and their Applications (HAPCOS), COST297 Meeting, York, UK; 10-12-2006 - 10-27-2006.

W. Leeb:
"Laser Communication via Glass";
Talk: Junior Scientist Conference 2006, Wien, Österreich; 04-20-2006.

W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communication for Platforms in Space - II";
Talk: COST297 - High Altitude Platforms for Communications and Other Services, Oberpfaffenhofen, Deutschland; 04-05-2006 - 04-07-2006.

P. Winzer:
"Telescope arrays and lidar";
Talk: Seminar at the Global Hydrology and Climate Center, Huntsville, USA (NASA Marshall Space Flight C.) (invited); 02-02-1999.


Doctor's Theses (authored and supervised)


F. Fidler:
"Optical Communications from High-Altitude Platforms";
Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Leeb, P. Winzer; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2007; oral examination: 09-21-2007.

M. Pfennigbauer:
"Design of Optical Space-to-Ground Links for the International Space Station";
Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Leeb, P. Winzer; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2004.

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M. Pauer:
"Return to Zero Coding in Optical Intersatellite Links";
Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Leeb, G.A. Reider; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2003.

M. Strasser:
"Optical Free-Space Transmitters and their Effects on Preamplified Direct Detection";
Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Leeb; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2002.

A. Kalmar:
"Self-phasing multiple-aperture receive telescope for free-space laser communication";
Supervisor, Reviewer: M. Lehdorfer; E 389, 1998.

K. Kudielka:
"Adaptive receive telescope array for laser communication in space";
Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Leeb; E 389, 1997.


Diploma and Master Theses (authored and supervised)


J. Grosinger:
"Investigation of Polarization Modulation in Optical Free Space Communications through the Atmosphere";
Supervisor: W. Leeb, F. Fidler; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2008; final examination: 03-13-2008.

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B. Eichinger:
"Atmospheric impact on a terrestrial laser-link system and its compensation";
Supervisor: W. Leeb, F. Fidler; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2006; final examination: 06-23-2006.

R. Felkel:
"Kompensation der atmosphärischen Turbulenz in einer optischen Antennengruppe";
Supervisor: O. Wallner; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2005.

B. Dehlink:
"Atmospheric Impact on Laser Beam Propagation";
Supervisor: M. Pfennigbauer; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 2004.

M. Pauer:
"Simulation einer optischen 10 Gbit/s Kommunikationsverbindung zwischen Satelliten";
Supervisor: P. Winzer; E 389, 1999.

A. Kalmar:
"Modulare Optische Empfangsantenne"; Institut für Nachrichtentechnik und Hochfrequenztechnik, 1995.


Scientific Reports


F. Fidler:
"Technical Note 1: Study of Mean Fade Times and Number of Fades for a 1550 nm Communication Link";
Report for "Study of Atmospheric Impact on Up- and Downlinks between UAV and Satellite" for Oerlikon Space AG; Report No. 1, 2007; 36 pages.

F. Fidler:
"Technical Note 2: Implementation of Atmospheric Transmission Model for UAV-Satellite Links";
Report for "Study of Atmospheric Impact on Up- and Downlinks between UAV and Satellite" for Oerlikon Space AG; Report No. 2, 2007; 39 pages.

F. Fidler:
"Technical Note 3: Atmospheric Transmission - Extension Study to the Wavelength of 1064 nm";
Report for "Study of Atmospheric Impact on Up- and Downlinks between UAV and Satellite" for Oerlikon Space AG; Report No. 3, 2007; 43 pages.

F. Fidler:
"Technical Note 4: Atmospheric Transmission - Extension Study to the Wavelength of 850 nm";
Report for "Study of Atmospheric Impact on Up- and Downlinks between UAV and Satellite" for Oerlikon Space AG; Report No. 4, 2007; 31 pages.

F. Fidler:
"1550 nm Laser Communication Terminal Adaptation Study: 1 Gbps Communication Technology";
Report for Technical Note 1 within ESA / Contract 19393/05/NL/SFe; 2006; 40 pages.

F. Fidler:
"1550 nm Laser Communication Terminal Adaptation Study: 1550 nm LCT Comms Subsystem Architecture";
Report for Technical Note 6 within ESA / Contract 19393/05/NL/SFe; 2006; 12 pages.

F. Fidler:
"1550 nm Laser Communication Terminal Adaptation Study: 1550 nm LCT Link Analysis";
Report for Technical Note 5 within ESA / Contract 19393/05/NL/SFe; 2006; 50 pages.

F. Fidler:
"1550 nm Laser Communication Terminal Adaptation Study: 1550 nm LCT Link Performance (Comms)";
Report for Technical Note 8 within ESA / Contract 19393/05/NL/SFe; 2006; 72 pages.

F. Fidler, T. Dreischer:
"1550 nm Laser Communication Terminal Adaptation Study: 1550 nm PAT Technology Assessment";
Report for Technical Note 3 within ESA / Contract 19393/05/NL/SFe; 2006; 53 pages.

W. Leeb:
"1550 nm Laser Communication Terminal Adaptation Study: 1550 nm Free-Space Laser Communication Activities";
Report for Technical Note 2 within ESA / Contract 19393/05/NL/SFe; 2006; 21 pages.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, F. Tiefenbacher, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, H. J. Egli, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer, H. Weinfurter:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Executive Summary Report, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2005.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, F. Tiefenbacher, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, H. J. Egli, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer, H. Weinfurter:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Final Report, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2005.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, F. Tiefenbacher, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Technical Note 4: Accommodation Study and Trade-Off of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in a Classical Optical Communication Terminal, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2004.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, F. Tiefenbacher, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer, H. Weinfurter:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Technical Note 6: Roadmap of a Space-Based Quantum Communication Terminal, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2004.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, F. Tiefenbacher, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer, H. Weinfurter:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Technical Note 5: Preliminary design of a space-based quantum communication optical terminal, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2004.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Technical Note 3: Review of classical optical communication terminal and quantum communication transceiver concepts, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2004.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, H. J. Egli, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Technical Note 2: Definition of the System Requirements, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2004.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, G. Neckamm, M. Aspelmeyer, A. Zeilinger, G. Baister, H. J. Egli, K. Kudielka, T. Dreischer:
"Accomodation of a Quantum Communication Transceiver in an Optical Terminal (ACCOM)";
Report for Technical Note 1: Review of objectives, scenarios and applications, within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 17766/03/NL/PM; 2004.

M. Aspelmeyer, H. Böhm, C. Brukner, R. Kaltenbaek, M. Lindenthal, J. Petschinka, T. Jennewein, R. Ursin, P. Walther, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace)";
Report for Executive Summary Report within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2003.

M. Aspelmeyer, H. Böhm, C. Brukner, R. Kaltenbaek, M. Lindenthal, J. Petschinka, T. Jennewein, R. Ursin, P. Walther, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace)";
Report for Final Report within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2003.

M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace): Selection and Preliminary Design of an Experiment";
Report for Technical Note 7 within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2003.

O. Wallner, W. Leeb:
"Review and definition of potential applications and scenarios of advanced fibre coupling concepts for stellar interferometry";
Report for Technical note within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16886/02/NL/SFe; 2003.

M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, H. Böhm, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace): Quantum Communications applications in space";
Report for Technical Note 4 within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2002.

M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, R. Ursin, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace): Technologies for Quantum Communications in space";
Report for Technical Note 3 within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2002.

M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace): Proof-of-concept experiments for Quantum Communications in space";
Report for Technical Note 5 within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2002.

R. Kaltenbaek, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, C. Brukner, A. Zeilinger, M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace): Fundamental quantum physics demonstrations in space";
Report for Technical Note 6 within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2002.

M. Pauer, P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Return-to-zero coding for optical intersatellite communication links";
Report for Summary Report, Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (FWF), Research Project P13998-TEC; 2002.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Survey of laser communication terminal technology";
Report for ESA/ESTEC Contract No. 15872/01, Report No. IL-RP-TUV-001; 2002.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, M. Aspelmeyer, T. Jennewein, H. Böhm, R. Kaltenbaek, A. Zeilinger:
"Quantum Communications in Space (QSpace): Comparison of Quantum Communications vs. Classical Optical Communication";
Report for Technical Note 2 within ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 16358/02/NL/SFe; 2002.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, O. Wallner:
"Trade-off and goals for laser communication terminal systems";
Report for ESA/ESTEC Contract No. 15872/01, Report No. IL-RP-TUV-002; 2002.

W. Leeb, A. Kalmar, K. Kudielka, P. Winzer:
"Optical Terminals for Microsatellite Swarms";
Report for ESTEC/Contract No. 14844/00/NL/PB, Summary Report; 2001.

M. Pauer, P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Optical Amplifiers in Space Communication";
Report for Hochschuljubiläumsstiftung der Stadt Wien, grant No. H-61/99, Summary Report; 2001.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Fiber Amplified Free Space Laser Communications (FALCO)";
Report for ESA/ESTEC Contract No. 14459/00/NL/JSC, Results Technical Note; 2001.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Fiber Amplified Free Space Laser Communications (FALCO)";
Report for ESA/ESTEC Contract No. 14459/00/NL/JSC, Final Data Package; 2001.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb:
"Fiber Amplified Free Space Laser Communications (FALCO)";
Report for ESA/ESTEC Contract No. 14459/00/NL/JSC, Executive Summary Report; 2001.

M. Pfennigbauer, W. Leeb, H. Zemann:
"Fiber Amplified Free Space Laser Communications (FALCO)";
Report for ESA/ESTEC Contract No. 14459/00/NL/JSC, Breadboard Setup Technical Note; 2001.

K. Kudielka, O. Wallner, P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Assessment of Telescope Array Systems for Space Interferometry (IRSI)";
Report for ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 9673/91/NL/MV, Final Report; 2000.

M. Pfennigbauer, O. Wallner, P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Fiber Amplified Free Space Laser Communications (FALCO)";
Report for ESA/ESTEC Contract No. 14459/00/NL/JSC, Breadboard Design Technical Note; 2000.

P. Winzer, A. Kalmar, W. Leeb:
"Intersatellite laser communication at 1.55Ám: Chances and Problems";
Report for ESA-ESTEC Contr.No. 11846/96/NL/SB(SC), Final Report; 1998.

P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Assessment of the applicability of the telescope array concept to direct detection Doppler lidar receivers";
Report for ESA/ESTEC/Contract No. 9673/91/NL/PB(SC), Technical Note, CCN3 to WO No. 3; 1998.

P. Winzer, W. Leeb:
"Report on Coherent Receiver Systems and Technology";
Report for Dornier Satellitensysteme GmbH, under Subcontract no. F-37730/530/10000841, Technical Note; 1998.



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