MAC protocols for optical packet-switched WDM rings

Marcos Rogério Salvador

    Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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    This dissertation is concerned with high performance medium access control (MAC) protocols for multiple-wavelength optical packet-switched (MOPS) rings carrying Internet traffic. The focus of the dissertation is on access control protocol to transport variable size packets and access fairness protocols to enforce fairness under various traffic conditions.
    Original languageEnglish
    Awarding Institution
    • University of Twente
    • Niemegeers, I.G.M.M., Supervisor
    • Heemstra de Groot, S.M., Co-Supervisor
    Award date31 Jan 2003
    Place of PublicationEnschede, The Netherlands
    Print ISBNs9036518628
    Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2003


    • IR-41482
    • METIS-216288
    • EWI-12944


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