Tera-OP/s neuromorphic processing with Kerr microcombs

M. Tan, X. Xu, J. Wu, A. Boes, B. Corcoran, T. Nguyen, S. T. Chu, B. E. Little, R. Morandotti, D. G. Hicks, A. Mitchell, David J. Moss

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We report optical neuromorphic processors based on Kerr micro-combs that are programmable, scalable and ultra-high speed. We demonstrate a perceptron at 11.9Giga-OPS at 8 bits, or 95.2 Gbps, and a convolutional accelerator at 11TeraOPs/s.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPhotonics in Switching and Computing, PSC 2021
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
Publication statusPublished - 2021
EventPhotonics in Switching and Computing 2021 - Online, United States of America
Duration: 27 Sept 202129 Sept 2021
https://opg.optica.org/conference.cfm?meetingid=198&yr=2021#Tu5B (Proceedings)

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ConferencePhotonics in Switching and Computing 2021
Abbreviated titlePSC 2021
Country/TerritoryUnited States of America
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