Faster computing requires not only faster gates and faster interconnections but also a modified architecture. The requirements of such architectures favor an optical implementation. This paper presents a programmable optical processor based on symbolic substitution logic.
© 1988 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: July 28, 1987
Published: May 1, 1988
Karl-Heinz Brenner, "Programmable optical processor based on symbolic substitution," Appl. Opt. 27, 1687-1691 (1988)