A generalized bilinear transform is introduced. Implementations of programmable optical interconnections(POI) based on the bilinear transform are presented. Applications of the POI to digital computer logic are described.
S. H. Lin,
T. F. Krile,
J. F. Walkup,
"Programmable Optical Interconnections Based On The Bilinear Transform", Proc. SPIE 0625, Optical Computing, (9 June 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.963494; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.963494