Y. Yeo, Z. Xu, C. Liaw, D. Wang, Y. Wang, and T. Cheng, "A 448 x 448 Optical Cross-Connect for High-Performance Computers and Multi-Terabit/s Routers,"
in Optical Fiber Communication Conference,
OSA Technical Digest (CD)
(Optical Society of America, 2010), paper OMP6.
We experimentally demonstrate the feasibility and dynamic switching performance of a 448 x 448 AWGR-based OXC with nanoseconds switching speed. To our knowledge, such a port-count is unprecedented for such switches.