A SDM/WDM ROADM is proposed with low port-count WSSs. Fiber-core bypassing reduces the number of and port-count of WSSs in the implementation. The design requires less hardware without compromising on network performance with the developed routing core and wavelength assignment algorithm.
|Title of host publication||Hardware-Efﬁcient ROADM Design with Fiber-Core Bypassing for WDM/SDM Networks|
|Publication status||Accepted/In press - 10 Dec 2019|