Optical packet switching architectures for distributed computing

@article{Guha1994OpticalPS,
  title={Optical packet switching architectures for distributed computing},
  author={A. Guha},
  journal={1994 Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences},
  year={1994},
  volume={1},
  pages={491-498}
}
  • A. Guha
  • Published 1994
  • Computer Science
  • 1994 Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
We propose that optical packet switching networks are better implemented through space division switching (SDS) approaches than through wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) approaches. We show that active optical networks designed from optically controlled nonblocking networks can provide higher efficiency and lower latency advantages compared to other approaches. Our self-routing optical crossbar network, VIPER+, is realized from locally controlled 2/spl times/2 electrooptic switches that… Expand

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