Energy efficient 'photonic' chip able to run large optical neural-networks developed at MIT

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A new photonic chip design reduces energy needed to compute with light. Image: MIT
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A new photonic chip design reduces energy needed to compute with light. Image: MIT

New photonic chip developed at MIT would use light instead of electricity

A research group at MIT claims to have developed a 'photonic' chip requiring less power to operate than a conventional CPU, but which could be more efficient.  The chip uses light in place of el...

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