OSA's Digital Library

Optics InfoBase > Conference Papers > NFOEC > 2008 > JThA > Page JThA80 © 2008 OSA

Conference Paper
National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
San Diego, California United States
February 24-28, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-55752-858-2
Joint Poster Session II (JThA)

A Dual Metaheuristic Solution to the Min-RWA Problem

Daniel O'Brien, Benoît Châtelain, François Gagnon, Christine Tremblay, Michel P. Bélanger, and Éric Bernier

View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (176 KB) Note that full-text PDFs from conferences typically contain 1-3 pages of content, some or all of which might be an abstract, summary, or miscellaneous items.

Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

  • Export Citation/Save Click for help


A new routing and wavelength assignment (RWA) algorithm for all-optical networks is introduced. A genetic algorithm, minimizing the network’s link congestion, is combined with tabu search. Optimal solutions are found for nearly all test cases.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.1155) Fiber optics and optical communications : All-optical networks
(060.4251) Fiber optics and optical communications : Networks, assignment and routing algorithms

D. O'Brien, B. Châtelain, F. Gagnon, C. Tremblay, M. P. Bélanger, and É. Bernier, "A Dual Metaheuristic Solution to the Min-RWA Problem," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JThA80.

Sort:  Journal  |  Reset


References are not available for this paper.

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited