Designing WDM optical network for reliability: routing light paths efficiently for path protection

Shen Gangxiang, Sanjay K. Bose, Cheng Tee Hiang, Chao Lu

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Two strategies for path protection in wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) networks are proposed and an efficient heuristic algorithm for implementing both is presented. It is shown that considerable benefits are possible for the SWOS strategy.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Optical Fiber Communication, Technical Digest Series
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2000
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Communication Conference - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 7 Mar 200010 Mar 2000


ConferenceOptical Communication Conference
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science(all)
  • Engineering(all)

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