In this paper, we present a study of the destabilizing effects of delay in communications networks. We then apply results from a companion paper to find the range of delays for which a Smith predictor controller guarantees the stability of an ATM/ABR network.
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Abdallah, Chaouki T. and John Chiasson. "Stability of communications networks in the presence of delays." (2012). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/ece_fsp/13