Optical Computing 101: How Does It Work?
Article By : Sally Ward-Foxton
With optical devices hitting the headlines for efficient AI accelerators, we ask: how does optical computing work?
How does optical computing work? This technology has been gathering momentum with two startup companies (Lightmatter and Lightelligence) demonstrating optical compute chips designed for AI acceleration, and handful of others still working on it. Lightmatter, for one, last week unveiled...