Archive for Publications


Nicola Calabretta, “Scalable and low latency optical packet switching architectures for High Performance Data Center networks,” Workshop on Next Generation Data Center, European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC) 2014, Bologna, Italy.

Photonics in Switching (PS) 2014

G. Zervas, B. Rofoee, Y. Yan, D. Simeonidou, “Network Function Programmability and Software-Defined Synthetic Optical Networks for Data Centres and Future Internet”, to be presented at Photonics in Switching (PS) 2014, San Diego, CA (US), July 13-17, 2014 (INVITED).

ONDM 2014

R. Nejabati, S. Peng, M. Channegowda, D. Simeonidou, “SDN an Enabler for Multi-Dimensional and Multi-Tenant Optical Networks, in Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM 2014), Stockholm, Sweden, May 19-22, 2014 (INVITED).


S. Peng, D. Simeonidou, G. Zervas, S. Spadaro, J. Perelló, F. Agraz, D. Careglio, H. Dorren, W. Miao, N. Calabretta, G. Bernini, N. Ciulli, J. C. Sancho, S. Iordache, Y. Becerra, M. Farrera, M. Biancani, A. Predieri, R. Proietti, Z. Cao, L. Liu, S. J. B. Yoo, “A Novel SDN enabled Hybrid Optical Packet/Circuit Switched Data Centre Network: the LIGHTNESS approach”, to be presented in EuCNC 2014 conference, Bologna, Italy, June 23-26, 2014.

Optics Express

W. Miao, J. Luo, S. Di Lucente, H.J.S. Dorren, and N. Calabretta, “Novel flat datacenter network architecture based on scalable and flow-controlled optical switch system,” Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 3, pp. 2465-2472, 2014

Optics Express

W. Miao, S. Di Lucente, J. Luo, H.J.S. Dorren, and N. Calabretta, “Low latency and efficient optical flow control for intra data center networks,” Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 427-434 (2014)

OFC 2014

Y. Yan, G. Zervas, B. R. Rofoee, D. Simeonidou, “FPGA-based Optical Network Function Programmable Node”, to be presented in Optical Fiber Communications (OFC) 2014 conference, San Francisco, USA, March 9-13, 2014.

ACP 2013

N. Ciulli, G. Carrozzo, G. Landi, G. Bernini, An SDN framework for the orchestration of cloud and network services across datacentresAsia Communications and Photonics Conference (ACP) 2013, Track 4 – Datacenter Networks, Beijing, China, November 12-15, 2013.

IEEE/OSA Journal of Optical Communications and Networking

Shuping Peng, Reza Nejabati, and Dimitra Simeonidou “Role of Optical Network Virtualization in Cloud Computing [Invited]”, IEEE/OSA Journal of Optical Communications and Networking, vol. 5, no. 10, pp. A162-A170, October 2013, ISSN: 1943-0620 (doi).

IEEE Network

Jordi Perelló, Salvatore Spadaro, Sergio Ricciardi, Davide Careglio, Shuping Peng, Reza Nejabati, George Zervas, Dimitra Simeonidou, Alessandro Predieri, Matteo Biancani, Harm J. S. Dorren, Stefano Di Lucente, Jun Luo, Nicola Calabretta, Giacomo Bernini, Nicola Ciulli, Jose Carlos Sancho, Steluta Iordache, Montse Farreras, Yolanda Becerra, Chris Liou, Iftekhar Hussain, Yawei Yin, Lei Liu, and Roberto Proietti, “All-Optical Packet/Circuit Switching-based Data Center Network for Enhanced Scalability, Latency and Throughput”, IEEE Network, special issue on Optical Networks in Cloud Computing, in press, ISSN: 0890-8044.