Contention resolution within colorless and directionless ROADM


A conventional colorless and directionless ROADM architecture is modified to achieve contention-free performance without relying on external transponders and OTN switches, and can achieve a smaller size and lower power consumption than those of a conventional CDC ROADM. 

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@article{Way2013ContentionRW, title={Contention resolution within colorless and directionless ROADM}, author={Winston I. Way and P. N. Ji and Ankitkumar N. Patel}, journal={2013 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC)}, year={2013}, pages={1-3} }