The Interplanetary Network Progress Report

Volume 42-189

Fabrizio Pollara
Editor in Chief

May 15, 2012

National Aeronautics and
Space Administration

Jet Propulsion Laboratory
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, California



Resonant Pumping of Er-Doped Fiber Amplifiers for Improved Laser Efficiency in Free-Space Optical Communications
Malcolm W. Wright, Haomin Yao, and John R. Marciante

Quantum Receiver for Distinguishing Between Binary Coherent-State Signals with Partitioned-Interval Detection and Constant-Intensity Local Lasers
Victor A. Vilnrotter

End-to-End Traffic Flow Modeling of the Integrated SCaN Network
Kar-Ming Cheung and Douglas S. Abraham

The research described in this publication was carried out by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under a contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, service, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement by the United States Government or the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology. Copyright 2012 California Institute of Technology. U.S. Government sponsorship acknowledged.