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Optical Parallel Array Logic System
Author(s): Yoshiki Ichioka; Jun Tanida
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Paper Abstract

The Optical Parallel Array Logic System (OPALS) is a parallel optical digital computing system using optical array logic as its operational basis. Its salient features are the capability of implementing fully 2-D parallel logical operation, parallel neighborhood operation, iterative processing, and programmability. In this paper, we represent optical array logic and realizable versions of OPALS's.1-4 Then we briefly describe programming in optical array logic and the concept of pattern logic useful for space-variant processing with optical array logic.

Paper Details

Date Published: 8 February 1988
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0963, Optical Computing '88, (8 February 1988); doi: 10.1117/12.947942
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Yoshiki Ichioka, Osaka University (Japan)
Jun Tanida, Osaka University (Japan)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0963:
Optical Computing '88
Pierre H. Chavel; Joseph W. Goodman; Gerard Roblin, Editor(s)

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