VLSI FOR TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

- Introduction
- Telecommunication Fundamentals
- General Telecommunication Network Taxonomy
- Comparison Between Different Switching Techniques
- ATM Networks
- Case Study: ATM Switch
- Case study: ATM Transmission of Multiplexed-MPEG Streams
- Conclusions
- Bibliography

[Yam, 97]

Yamada, H.,M. Tunotani, F. Kaneyama and S. Seki. [1997] "20.8 Gb/s LSI's Self-Routing Switch for ATM Switching Systems" *Journal of Solid State Circuits, *Vol. 32, No. 1, January 97, pp. 31-38.

[Pry, 95]

Prycker, M. de "Asyncronous Transfer Mode. Solution for Broadband ISDN".Third edition, Prentice Hall, 1995

A good reference book on ATM standards by one of the ATM gurus

[Tan, 96]

Tanembaum, A. "Computer Networks".Third edition, Prentice Hall International, 1996.

A classical book on computer networks to understand telecommunication fundamentals

[Par, 94]

Partridge, C. "Gigabit Neworking" Addison-Wesley Publishing Company. 1994

A very well written book on the concepts behind ATM networks.

[Bha, 95]

Bhaskaran, V. y Konstantinides, K. "Image and Video Compression Standards. Algorithms and Architectures" Hewlett Packard Laboratories, Kluwer Academic Publishers.1995

A book to understand the fundamentals of video compression

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