We present two paradigms to realize all-optical packet switches, and report experimental results showing the routing operation of the 160 Gb/s packets and beyond. Photonic integrated sub-systems required to implement the packet switch are reviewed. © 2009 IEEE.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference, (LEOS '09) 4 - 8 October 2009, Belek-Antalya|
|Place of Publication||Piscataway|
|Publisher||Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|