A guide to wireless networking by light

Harald Haas, Cheng Chen, Dominic O'Brien

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

70 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)


The lack of wireless spectrum in the radio frequency bands has led to a rapid growth in research in wireless networking using light, known as LiFi (light fidelity). In this paper an overview of the subsystems, challenges and techniques required to achieve this is presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)88-111
Number of pages24
JournalProgress in Quantum Electronics
Publication statusPublished - 13 Sep 2017


  • LiFi
  • optical attocell networking
  • optical wireless communication
  • visible light communication
  • wireless data communication
  • light fidelity


Dive into the research topics of 'A guide to wireless networking by light'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this