We demonstrate an analog O/E/O electronic link to allow integrated laser neurons to accept many distinguishable, high bandwidth input signals simultaneously. This device utilizes wavelength division multiplexing to achieve multi-channel fan-in, a photodetector to sum signals together, and a laser cavity to perform a nonlinear operation. Its speed outpaces accelerated-time neuromorphic electronics, and it represents a viable direction towards scalable networking approaches.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Applied Physics Letters|
|State||Published - Apr 11 2016|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)