13 February 1986 Fresnel Transforms And Optical Computing
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Proceedings Volume 0634, Optical and Hybrid Computing; (1986) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.964001
Event: Optical and Hybrid Computing, 1986, Leesburg, United States
Abstract
The Fresnel transform provides a means to implement circuit switching networks by using optical techniques. Since photons can cross paths without interaction, non-blocking configurations are easy to achieve. Furthermore, any arbitrary interconnections between two N-port systems can be configured; the network can be rapidly reconfigured as needed due to the dynamic nature of acousto-optic cells.
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A. VanderLugt, A. VanderLugt, } "Fresnel Transforms And Optical Computing", Proc. SPIE 0634, Optical and Hybrid Computing, (13 February 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.964001; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.964001
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