optical processing

optical processing

[′äp·tə·kəl ′prä‚ses·iŋ]
(computer science)
The use of light, including visible and infrared, to handle data-processing information.
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5m in funding from Innovate UK, applied Optalysys's unique optical processing technology to perform large-scale DNA sequence alignment.
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Short Throw Digital Signal And Optical Processing Interactive Device
Optics Letters covers the latest research in optical science, including optical measurements, optical components and devices, atmospheric optics, biomedical optics, Fourier optics, integrated optics, optical processing, optoelectronics, lasers, nonlinear optics, optical storage and holography, optical coherence, polarization, quantum electronics, ultrafast optical phenomena, photonic crystals, and fiber optics.
Semiconductor optical amplifier-based all-optical gates for high-speed optical processing," IEEE J.
Coherent optical processing has been widely recognised as the breakthrough technology in telecommunications for cost-effectively scaling 40G and 100G networks, and beyond, using simpler planning and deployment methods.
Application Note: Coherent Optical Processing for High-Capacity Networks
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Specific areas of interest identified by the Chairs for papers are: Advances in Digital Holography Techniques, 3D Imaging and Display Systems, Computer Generated Holograms, Digital Holographic Microscopy, Digital Holographic Optical Processing, Biomedical Applications, Metrology and Profilometry and Novel Applications of Digital Holography.
After two decades of research on optical processing technologies, researchers at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, Colo.
Today, several application-specific optical processing instruments have been developed that support research into even faster rates and more complex modulation schemes.
Newly developed optical processing provides linearity (ASTM Standard) of 2.
This quantum leap in computation performance, enabled by optical processing, opens the door to new capabilities in the battlefield of the future, creating strategic implications.