Energy-efficient Connection Provisioning in WDM Optical Networks

Cavdar C.

Conference on Optical Fiber Communication (OFC)/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference(NFOEC), Los-Angeles, Chile, 6 - 10 March 2011 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Los-Angeles
  • Country: Chile
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No


A novel energy-efficient dynamic provisioning scheme is proposed by using an intelligent load control mechanism and an auxiliary graph model. Significant reduction in total energy consumption is achieved without a noticeable increase in the blocking probability. (C)2010 Optical Society of America