, Volume 20, Issue 1, pp 2-6
Date: 06 Apr 2011

Free-space interconnect for optical switch and analogue neural network

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In this paper, the architecture of a vector-matrix multiplier (MVM) is simulated. The optical design can be made compact by the use of GRIN lenses for the optical fan-in. The intended application area was in storage area networks (SANs) but the concept can be applied to a neural network.

In memoriam: Academician Andrey L. Mikaelian