Optical packet switching without packet alignment

Peter Bukhave Hansen, Søren Lykke Danielsen, Kristian Stubkjær

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    Operation without packet alignment of an all-optical packet switch is proposed and predicted feasible through a detailed traffic analysis. Packet alignment units are eliminated resulting in a simple switch architecture while optimal traffic performance is maintained through the flexibility provided by WDM
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 24th European Conference on Optical Communication
    VolumeVolume 1
    Publication date1998
    ISBN (Print)84-89900-14-0
    Publication statusPublished - 1998
    Event24th European Conference on Optical Communication - Madrid, Spain
    Duration: 20 Sep 199824 Sep 1998
    Conference number: 24


    Conference24th European Conference on Optical Communication

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