NWO Vici Award : Ultrafast optical processor chips

Prize: NWOViciScientific

Description

Femtosecond data bits are processed in optical chips at ultrahigh speeds of terabits per second. The chips contain new three-dimensional energy-saving nanocomponents. Applications for this technology can be expected in sensing, bio-imaging and computer networks.
OrganisationsNetherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)

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eventVici Award 2010 : Ultrafast optical processor chips
Period1 Jan 2010

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central processing units
chips
computer networks
energy