Accession Number : ADP008626

Title :   An Optoelectronic Full Adder Using a Beam Scanning Laser Diode,

Corporate Author : OPTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Itoh, Hideo ; Mukai, Seiji ; Mori, Masahiko ; Watanabe, Masanobu ; Yajimi, Hiroyoshi

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A novel full adder operation using a single gate of the Beam Scanning Binary Logic systems has been demonstrated. This full adder has the advantage of faster operational speed and smaller number of active elements required than one which is composed of fundamental logic gates.

Descriptors :   *ELECTROOPTICS, *LOGIC CIRCUITS, *OPTICAL SCANNING, GATES(CIRCUITS), BINARY PROCESSORS, PHOTODETECTORS, SEMICONDUCTOR LASERS, SEMICONDUCTOR DIODES.

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware
      Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE