IEEE P802.11bb

Light Communication

Duration: July 2018 - August 2021

TIG Report

SG Website

PAR of IEEE P802.11bb

The IEEE 802.11 Technical Interest Group and Study on Light Communication (LC) group provided an in-depth report on Light Communications and worked out the scope of a corresponding amendment to the in the IEEE 802.11 (Wi-Fi) standard. The main objective is to develop an amendment to the IEEE 802.11bb standard serving mass market requirements for Light Commu-nication such as low cost and low energy consumption.

Volker Jungnickel served as secretary in the LC TIG/SG. He contributed significantly to create the new project IEEE P802.11bb which started in July 2018 for which he was elected as Technical Editor (PHY).