Telephone Network: Statistical Mechanics and Non-Random Connecting Procedures

  • E. Bonomi
  • J. L. Lutton
  • M. R. Feix
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Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN, volume 9)


We are dealing with connecting networks as those found in telephone exchanges |6| |1|, the gross structure of which is dipicted in fig.1.


Thermodynamic Limit Traffic Demand Blocking Probability Central Block Hunting Strategy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Bonomi
    • 1
  • J. L. Lutton
    • 1
  • M. R. Feix
    • 1
  1. 1.C.R.P.E., C.N.E.T., C.N.R.S.Orléans CédexFrance

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