Accession Number : ADA195690

Title :   Optical Symbolic Computing.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. May 87-Apr 88,

Corporate Author : COLORADO UNIV AT BOULDER

Personal Author(s) : Cathey, W T ; Schmidt, Rodney A

PDF Url : ADA195690

Report Date : 30 Apr 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : This report describes the results of the work on optical symbolic computing that was performed on grant AFOSR-86-0189 during the second year of the three year program. The detail of the research is in the appended papers. This section of the report is to summarize the motivation for the work, the reasons for the approach taken, and the results. First, a rationale is given for the use of optics in A.I., and then the approach taken is described. The results of the research are then given. (RH)

Descriptors :   *COMPUTATIONS, *OPTICAL PROCESSING, *OPTICS, MOTIVATION, SYMBOLS

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE