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Foundations of Physics

, Volume 44, Issue 8, pp 856–872 | Cite as

Large Scale Integrated Photonics for Twenty-First Century Information Technologies

A “Moore’s Law” for Optics
  • Raymond G. Beausoleil
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Abstract

In this paper, we will review research done by the Large-Scale Integrated Photonics group at HP Laboratories, and in particular we will discuss applications of optical resonances in dielectric microstructures and nanostructures to future classical and quantum information technologies. Our goal is to scale photonic technologies over the next decade in much the same way as electronics over the past five, thereby establishing a Moore’s Law for optics.

Keywords

Classical optics Quantum optics Integrated photonics  Information technology 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.HP LaboratoriesPalo AltoUSA

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