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Wdm Optical Communication Networks

WDM Optical Communication Networks: Progress and Challenges

Dept. of Electronics & communication Engineering, ATMA

B. T. who has taken care of all the students in all the aspects. Reported by: RADHIKA. ATMA. I am also grateful to my guide for his support. ATMA .Sridhar head of the Electronics & Communication dept. of Electronics & communication Engineering. and has guided us professionally successfully.P (1AU07EC029) Dept.Wdm Optical Communication Networks ACKNOWLEDGEMENT I proudly express my respectful thanks to my esteemed educational institution “AUDEN TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT ACADEMY “which has blessed me to continue my technical education and has provided me a bright future. I acknowledge the continued help and coordination extended by the staff of Electronic & communication department. Lastly I am thankful for all who those directly and indirectly helped me in successful completion of this seminar report. I also respectfully express my earnest thanks to Prof.

dissertations have been produced. ATMA .S. The field has matured enormously over this time: many papers and Ph. optical “networking” studies have been conducted only over the past dozen years or so. of Electronics & communication Engineering. several books have been written. carriers. and optical WDM technology is being deployed in the marketplace at a very rapid rate.Wdm Optical Communication Networks Abstract While optical-transmission techniques have been researched for quite some time. briefly report trends on WDM optical networks. The objective of this paper is to summarize the basic optical-networking approaches.D. and outline the current research and development Dept. a number of prototypes and testbeds have been built. a large number of startups have been formed. on the WDM deployment strategies of two major U.

. of Electronics & communication Engineering...11 MCI Worldcom…………………………………………………………………..9 A Sample WDM Networking Problem………………………………………….Wdm Optical Communication Networks CONTENTS I......3 Wavelength Add/Drop Multiplexer (WADM)……………………………. ii...3 i.……. ii.8 Broadcast-and-Select Optical WDM Network…………………………………8 Wavelength-Routed Optical Network…………………………………………. iii.15 Fault Management……………………………………………………. Wavelength..... Point-to-Point WDM Systems……………………………………….Division Multiplexing (WDM)……………………………………………. ii.………………….13 Network Control and Management……………………………………….10 AT&T ………………………………………………………………………….. i.……….. Recent Trends in WDM Research…………………………………………………………15 VII..... ATMA .……….20 VIII. Bibilography…………………………………………………….. iii.. ii...……….1 II... i.... WDM Networking Evolution ……………………………….………………………21 Dept.….………………………………….19 V Carrier Strategies …………………………………………………………………………11 VI. Introduction………………………………………….5 IV. iii...…………………………………...….. i...…………17 Traffic Grooming in WDM Ring Networks…………………..2 III.4 Fiber and Wavelength Crossconnects. Conclusion ………………………………………………………………………………. WDM Networks Constructions…………………………………………………….