Realization of a Graded-Threshold Function Using an AlGaAs/GaAs pnpn Optical Switch

  • K. Hara
  • K. Kojima
  • K. Mitsunaga
  • K. Kyuma
Part of the Springer Series in Electronics and Photonics book series (SSEP, volume 29)

Abstract

A graded-threshold, function using an AlGaAs/GaAs pnpn optical switch is proposed and demonstrated, which is very useful to optical neural networks.

Keywords

GaAs Luminated 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Hara
    • 1
  • K. Kojima
    • 1
  • K. Mitsunaga
    • 1
  • K. Kyuma
    • 1
  1. 1.Central Research LaboratoryMitsubishi Electric CorporationAmagasaki, HyogoJapan

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