Accession Number : ADP007405

Title :   Control Injection in Free-Space Photonic Switching Architectures,

Corporate Author : AT AND T BELL LABS NAPERVILLE IL

Personal Author(s) : Cloonan, T. J. ; McCormick, F. B. ; Lentine, A. L.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : We compare four different methods of injecting control signals into photonic switches, and we study their effects on network performance, system complexity, and system packaging.

Descriptors :   *PHOTONICS, *OPTICAL SWITCHING, *ELECTRONIC SWITCHES, *OPTICAL CIRCUITS, PACKAGING, SIGNALS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS, OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS.

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE