Two different approaches to decision aids are explored. In one, forced binary decisions are made. In the other, a set of a posteriori probabilities is calculated. In both cases fast inferences can be calculated by optical matrix operations.
© 1985 Optical Society of America
George Eichmann and H. John Caulfield, "Optical learning (inference) machines," Appl. Opt. 24, 2051-2054 (1985)