A copy of this work was available on the public web and has been preserved in the Wayback Machine. The capture dates from 2006; you can also visit the original URL.
The file type is
Space OPS 2004 Conference
This paper provides an overview of different options at Earth to provide Deep Space optical communication services. It is based mainly on work done for the Mars Laser Communications Demonstration (MLCD) Project, a joint project between NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology (JPL), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratory (MIT/LL). It also reports preliminary conclusions from the Tracking and Data Relaydoi:10.2514/6.2004-239-92 fatcat:mf6b2eh23zdo3pkel4tc32xm3u