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An Introduction to Photonic Switching Fabrics

  • H. Scott Hinton
  • J. R. Erickson
  • T. J. Cloonan
  • F. A. P. Tooley
  • F. B. McCormick
  • A. L. Lentine
Book

Part of the Applications of Communications Theory book series (ACTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. H. Scott Hinton, J. R. Erickson, T. J. Cloonan, F. A. P. Tooley, F. B. McCormick, A. L. Lentine
    Pages 1-38
  3. H. Scott Hinton, J. R. Erickson, T. J. Cloonan, F. A. P. Tooley, F. B. McCormick, A. L. Lentine
    Pages 39-81
  4. H. Scott Hinton, J. R. Erickson, T. J. Cloonan, F. A. P. Tooley, F. B. McCormick, A. L. Lentine
    Pages 83-162
  5. H. Scott Hinton, J. R. Erickson, T. J. Cloonan, F. A. P. Tooley, F. B. McCormick, A. L. Lentine
    Pages 163-244
  6. H. Scott Hinton, J. R. Erickson, T. J. Cloonan, F. A. P. Tooley, F. B. McCormick, A. L. Lentine
    Pages 245-331
  7. H. Scott Hinton, J. R. Erickson, T. J. Cloonan, F. A. P. Tooley, F. B. McCormick, A. L. Lentine
    Pages 333-521
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 523-525

About this book

Introduction

In response to the increasing interest in developing photonic switching fabrics, this book gives an overview of the many technologies from a systems designer's perspective. Optically transparent devices, optical logic devices, and optical hardware are all discussed in detail and set into a systems context.
Comprehensive, up-to-date, and profusely illustrated, the work will provide a foundation for the field, especially as broadband services are more fully developed.

Keywords

Hardware Switching design logic optics

Authors and affiliations

  • H. Scott Hinton
    • 1
  • J. R. Erickson
  • T. J. Cloonan
  • F. A. P. Tooley
  • F. B. McCormick
  • A. L. Lentine
  1. 1.McGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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