Optical Broadband Communications Network Architecture Utilizing Wavelength-Division Switching Technology

  • S. Suzuki
  • K. Nagashima
Part of the Springer Series in Electronics and Photonics book series (SSEP, volume 25)


Substantial needs for broadband communications networks have been increasing with the advent of new technology and growing interest in visual information services. Optical switching systems and optical-fiber transmission systems will be indispensable to realize future broadband communications networks.


Switching System Switching Network Multiple Quantum Well Channel Wavelength Optical Nonlinear Device 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Suzuki
    • 1
  • K. Nagashima
    • 1
  1. 1.C&C Systems Research LaboratoriesNEC CorporationMiyamae-ku, KawasakiJapan

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