Design of fast core node processor for packet forwarding without header modification in optical networks

Wai M. Wong, Keith J. Blow

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Abstract

We present a design of a fast all-optical core-node processor that performs packet-forwarding in optical networks without header-modification. The design is based on bit-serial architecture using TOADs as logic-gates that perform modulo-arithmetic to forward packets.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference CLEO/QELS 2003
PublisherOptical Society of America
Pages1647-1648
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)1-55752-748-2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2003
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference - Baltimore, United States
Duration: 6 Jun 2003 → …

Publication series

NameOSA technical digest
PublisherOptical Society of America

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
Abbreviated titleCLEO/QELS 2003
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore
Period6/06/03 → …

Bibliographical note

This paper was published in Technical Digest and is made available as an electronic reprint with the permission of OSA. The paper can be found at the following URL on the OSA website: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=CLEO-2003-CThM49. Systematic or multiple reproduction or distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.

Keywords

  • computer networks
  • intelligent networks
  • routing
  • process design
  • photonics
  • optimized production technology
  • optical network units
  • optical fiber networks
  • optical design
  • multiprotocol label switching

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    Low-cost in-fiber WDM devices using tilted FBGs

    Zhou, K., Simpson, G., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 1 Jun 2003, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference CLEO/QELS 2003. Optical Society of America, 3 p. paper CTuI3. (OSA technical digest).

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    Wong, W. M., & Blow, K. J. (2003). Design of fast core node processor for packet forwarding without header modification in optical networks. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference CLEO/QELS 2003 (pp. 1647-1648 ). (OSA technical digest). Optical Society of America.