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— We consider the problem of finding a lightpath assignment for a given set of communication requests on a multifiber WDM optical network with wavelength translators. Given such a network, and Û the number of wavelengths available on each fiber, the number of fiber per link and the number of partial wavelength translation available on each node, our problem(More)
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We consider a multi-hop wireless mesh network composed by routers which route traffic to the Internet through several gateway. In such network, a bottleneck phenomenon limits the performances around the gateways, the network capacity does not scale with its size. In this work, we propose a traffic scheduling strategy around the gateways in a 802.11-based(More)
Network measurement is essential for assessing performance issues, identifying and locating problems. Two common strategies are the passive approach that attaches specific devices to links in order to monitor the traffic that passes through the network and the active approach that generates explicit control packets in the network for measurements. One of(More)
—In this paper, we address the problem of computing the transport capacity of Wireless Mesh Networks dedicated to Internet access. Routing and transmission scheduling have a major impact on the capacity provided to the clients. A cross-layer optimization of these problems allows the routing to take into account contentions due to radio interferences. We(More)
This paper addresses the natural relaxation of the path coloring problem, in which one needs to color directed paths on a symmetric directed graph with a minimum number of colors, in such a way that paths using the same arc of the graph have different colors. This classic combinatorial problem finds applications in the minimization of the number of(More)
—In this paper, we study multifiber optical networks with Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM). Assuming that the lightpaths use the same wavelength from source to destination , we extend the definition of the well-known Wavelength Assignment Problem (WAP), to the case where there are fibers per link, and Û wavelengths per fiber are available: This(More)
In this paper, we investigate on minimizing the energy consumption of a fixed broadband wireless network through a joint optimization of data routing and radio configuration. Every link holds a set of power-efficient configurations, each of them associating a capacity with its energy cost. The optimization problem involves deciding the network's(More)