optical computer


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optical computer

n.
A computer that uses holograms for compact data storage and laser beams for connections. Most optical computers use electronic components for computation.
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This new system can help to create microprocessors for optical computer. With the high quality X-ray, scientists have been able to observe structure of crystals and identify internal defects of the mesoscopic structures.
Threats on the Web - prevention, response with project preparation and execution of graphic bearing the logo of the project in any durable printing technique 1) wireless optical computer mouse 100 pcs.
However, relying on a large amount of data-bits and its bitwise reconfiguration, ternary optical computer (TOC) shows its strong abilities when processing big-value data and complicated data, which has become a powerful tool for improving division (Shen, 2014).
A real optical computer is much further out than a hybrid, which uses optical tech to coordinate conventional electronic cores.
Three tenders for the supply of (a) an optical computer aided scanner for the Ophthalmic Division, (b) artificial kidney requisites for children treatment & (c) X- Ray requisites.
An Iranian-born physicist and his Swiss research group have successfully developed an optical transistor with a single molecule paving the way for the creation of an optical computer that would create less heat and attain much faster data transmission rates.
PixArt's executives pointed out that touch-panel ICs command higher margin than optical computer mice, although they are under sensors for game consoles in profit margin.
Passengers who make purchases of over HKD800 will receive a free Akita SportBug clip-on FM radio; travellers spending between HKD1201 and HKD1500 will receive a free Akita RadioTime auto-scan FM radio alarm clock; and those making purchases over HKD1501 will receive a free Akita Optimouse mini wireless optical computer mouse.
These newly designed headphones now come in an animal-themed package--which includes bear, panda bear and tiger motifs--along with a matching animal-themed optical computer mouse, priced at $15.
Other wacky gadgets showcased include the smallest digital radios in the world, laser projector keyrings and an optical computer mouse which doubles as a mobile internet phone.
Every inch the mad scientist, Dr Bradley Soames is an enigmatic and reclusive genius who has revolutionised the world of computers by harnessing the power of light to develop an optical computer that's 38 times faster than its electronic competitor.
ILLUMINATING PROGRESS...A research team from the University of Colorado at Boulder has built the first general-purpose optical computer, a machine that stores its own program and processes information using light rather than electricity.
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