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An optical packet switch employing shared tunable parametric wavelength converters

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3 Author(s)
Chigo Okonkwo ; Department of Computing and Electronic Systems, University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom ; Raul C. Almeida ; Kenneth M. Guild

The analysis of a shared-per-node OPS switch employing parametric wavelength converters (SPN-PWC) is reported. The results demonstrate a 38 - 63% reduction in the number of converters when SPN-PWC is compared with SPN employing single-channel wavelength converters.

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2008 International Conference on Photonics in Switching

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4-7 Aug. 2008