Investigation of gmpls applications in optical systems

Göken, Burcu
In this study, possible applications of label switching in large area, fully optical networks are investigated. The objective was to design a label assignment method by using Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) concept to get an efficient optical network operation. In order to fulfill this objective, two new approaches were proposed: a label assignment method and a concatenated label structure. Label assignment method was designed to provide an efficient utilization of resources. Concatenated label structure aimed handling the label in optical domain. Mainly, the lambda switch capable GMPLS networks were investigated. In order to verify the performance of label assignment method, a simulator was developed. The results of simulation have clearly indicated that the proposed approaches could be beneficial in an optical network operation.


Use of the ambiguity function technique for target detection in phase coded continuous wave radars
Çankaya, Erkan; Sayan, Gönül; Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (2005)
The goal of this thesis study is to investigate the Ambiguity Function Technique for target detection in phase-coded continuous wave radar. Also, phase shift keying techniques are examined in detail. Continuous Wave (CW) Radars, which are also known as Low Probability of Intercept (LPI) radars, emit continuous signals in time which are modulated by either frequency modulation or phase modulation techniques. Modulation of the transmitted radar signal is needed to estimate both the range and the radial veloci...
Waveform design for pulse doppler radar
Ağırman, Handan; Severcan, Mete; Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (2005)
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Dielectric matrix influence on the photoluminescence properties of silicon nanocrystals
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Batuman, Emrah; Tuncer, Temel Engin; Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (2010)
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Citation Formats
B. Göken, “Investigation of gmpls applications in optical systems,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2005.