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Hybrid optical array logic system
Author(s): Sunao Kakizaki; Daisuke Miyazaki; Eiji Yoshikawa; Jun Tanida; Yoshiki Ichioka
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Paper Abstract

An optoelectronic hybrid optical array logic system is experimentally constructed as an instance of the optical parallel array logic system (OPALS). In the experimental system, a coherent 2-D correlator with holographic filters and image encoder/decoder based on fully parallel electronic circuits are applied. Holographic filters for several kinds of simple processing are optically fabricated and correct operation of the system is verified. In the experimental system, 3 by 3 pixels are processed in parallel at the rate of about 278 operations per second. Sixteen logical functions and iterative operations are demonsirated.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 September 1991
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 1505, Optics for Computers: Architectures and Technologies, (1 September 1991);
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Sunao Kakizaki, Osaka Univ. (Japan)
Daisuke Miyazaki, Osaka Univ. (Japan)
Eiji Yoshikawa, Osaka Univ. (Japan)
Jun Tanida, Osaka Univ. (Japan)
Yoshiki Ichioka, Osaka Univ. (Japan)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1505:
Optics for Computers: Architectures and Technologies
Guy J. Lebreton, Editor(s)

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