All-optical add-drop node for packet-switched networks

Ping Kong Alexander Wai, L. Xu, L.F.K. Lui, L.Y. Chan, C.C. Lee, Hwa Yaw Tam, M.S. Demokan

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We demonstrated all-optical packet add/drop for all-optical packet-switched networks. Intelligent all-optical add-drop of packets is performed based on all-optical processing of packet headers. The header and payload rates are 5 Gb/s and 10 Gb/s respectively.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527849, 9781557527844
Publication statusPublished - 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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