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  • Vol. 12, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 1987
  • pp: 542–544

Reversible optical computing circuits

Robert Cuykendall and David R. Andersen  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 7, pp. 542-544 (1987)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.12.000542


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Abstract

Planar optical implementations of binary adders are developed using a three-port nonlinear interface device as the single computing primitive. The device is bit-conserving and both optically and logically reversible.

© 1987 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: December 30, 1986
Manuscript Accepted: March 25, 1987
Published: July 1, 1987

Citation
Robert Cuykendall and David R. Andersen, "Reversible optical computing circuits," Opt. Lett. 12, 542-544 (1987)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-12-7-542


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