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  • Vol. 27, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 1988
  • pp: 3442–3444

Design for a massive all-optical bidirectional associative memory: the big BAM

Jason M. Kinser, H. John Caulfield, and Joseph Shamir  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 27, Issue 16, pp. 3442-3444 (1988)

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An optical bidirectional associative memory offering a potential of operating up to 106 neurons with 1012 interconnections is described. Except possibly for input and output all operations are optical and parallel.

© 1988 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: November 30, 1987
Published: August 15, 1988

Jason M. Kinser, H. John Caulfield, and Joseph Shamir, "Design for a massive all-optical bidirectional associative memory: the big BAM," Appl. Opt. 27, 3442-3444 (1988)

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