Eecient Scheduling of Nonuniform Packet Traac in a Wdm/tdm Local Lightwave Network with Arbitrary Tranceiver Tuning Latencies

  • Michael S. Borellay
  • Published 1996


A passive-star-based, broadcast-and-select, local lightwave network which can support a limited number of WDM channels (on the order of ten), but serve a much larger number of nodes (a few tens or hundreds), is considered. Each node is equipped with one tunable transmitter and one xed receiver, and each WDM channel is operated in a TDM fashion for carrying… (More)