Optimisation of In-Building Optical Networks

Conference: ECOC 2009 - 35th European Conference on Optical Communication
09/20/2009 - 09/24/2009 at Vienna, Austria

Proceedings: ECOC 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Koonen, A. M. J.; Jung, H.-D.; Tangdiongga, E.; Boom, H. P. A. van den (COBRA Institute, Eindhoven Univ. of Technology, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
Pizzinat, A.; P. Guignard (France Telecom, Orange Labs R&D, Lannion, France)

A single in-building optical fibre network can efficiently deliver wired and wireless services. Point-to-point architectures using POF are attractive for small buildings; for large buildings SMF-based all-optical bus architectures using weighted tap couplers are preferable.