16 January 1990 Programmable opto-electronic multiprocessor systems
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Proceedings Volume 10257, Digital Optical Computing: A Critical Review; 102570C (1990) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2283576
Event: Digital Optical Computing, 1990, Los Angeles, United States
Abstract
Programmable Opto-electronic Multiprocessor systems (POEMs) are reviewed in terms of their architecture and system implementation considerations. We compare POEMs with VLSI computers based on scalability, performance and technological feasibility. Our results show that for parallel computers requiring a large number of globally con- nected simple processing elements POEM systems out perform their VLSI counterparts. We also report on the implementation of the POEM prototype currently in progress at UCSD.
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Fouad Kiamilev, "Programmable opto-electronic multiprocessor systems", Proc. SPIE 10257, Digital Optical Computing: A Critical Review, 102570C (16 January 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.2283576; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2283576
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