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Link Assignment And Routing Strategies For Rapidly Changing Satellite Networks
Author(s): Y. C. Chow; R. Newman-Wolfe; C. McLochlin; C. Ward
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Paper Abstract

The objective of our research is to develop innovative techniques for routing packets in a satellite network using point-to-point laser communications. In this paper we summarize our findings on topology analysis, introduce a link assignment algorithm used to study the effects of link retargeting, and briefly present a 2-level hierarchal model which offers four node-disjoint paths between all source destination pairs and attempts to minimize network congestion while offering low propagation delays. Network survivability is a key consideration, and impulse changes to the network are assumed. Satellite losses, link losses, and traffic flow are expected in bursts.

Paper Details

Date Published: 3 May 1988
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0876, Communications Networking in Dense Electromagnetic Environments, (3 May 1988); doi: 10.1117/12.943918
Show Author Affiliations
Y. C. Chow, University of Florida (United States)
R. Newman-Wolfe, University of Florida (United States)
C. McLochlin, University of Florida (United States)
C. Ward, University of Florida (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0876:
Communications Networking in Dense Electromagnetic Environments
Kepi Wu, Editor(s)

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