An evanescent hybrid silicon laser neuron

Mitchell A. Nahmias, Alexander N. Tait, Bhavin J. Shastri, Paul Richard Prucnal

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

21 Scopus citations

Abstract

We propose a hybrid silicon laser and photodetector system that can emulate the electro-physiological behavior of a real neuron at ultrafast time-scales. Networks of lasers would scale up easily using a silicon III-V wafer-bonding platform.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2013 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013
Pages93-94
Number of pages2
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2013
Event2013 26th IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013 - Bellevue, WA, United States
Duration: Sep 8 2013Sep 12 2013

Publication series

Name2013 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013

Other

Other2013 26th IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013
CountryUnited States
CityBellevue, WA
Period9/8/139/12/13

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'An evanescent hybrid silicon laser neuron'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this

    Nahmias, M. A., Tait, A. N., Shastri, B. J., & Prucnal, P. R. (2013). An evanescent hybrid silicon laser neuron. In 2013 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013 (pp. 93-94). [6656385] (2013 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2013). https://doi.org/10.1109/IPCon.2013.6656385