Opticalcomputing

12.15.11
Optical computing could benefit from new 'whispering gallery' fiber
12.15.11

Optical computing could benefit from new 'whispering gallery' fiber

It's a spooky feature of Grand Central Station that if you whisper something against the wall, yo...

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08.08.11
Optical 'diode' lends hope to photonic computing, rayguns
08.08.11

Optical 'diode' lends hope to photonic computing, rayguns

The trouble with pesky Photon, at least as far as ultra-fast optical computing is concerned, is t...

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05.21.10
Fujitsu's quantum dot laser fires data at 25Gbps, not just for show
05.21.10

Fujitsu's quantum dot laser fires data at 25Gbps, not just for show

Fujitsu just announced what's reportedly the world's first quantum dot laser capable of 25 gigabits...

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05.17.10
Chinese scientists demonstrate 2Mbps internet connection over LED
05.17.10

Chinese scientists demonstrate 2Mbps internet connection over LED

LED data transmission used to be all the rage -- we fondly remember beaming Palm Pilot contacts v...

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02.05.10
Germanium lasers offer ray of hope for optical computing
02.05.10

Germanium lasers offer ray of hope for optical computing

Bandwidth scarcity, is there any more pressing global issue that we're faced with today? We think no...

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01.08.07
Diminutive cable holds promise in medical, solar realms
01.08.07

Diminutive cable holds promise in medical, solar realms

We tend to prefer our electronics to be as far from invasive as possible, and that definitely includ...

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