optical signals

New device to catalyse faster data processing

December 23rd, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) A new optical device, tiny enough to fit millions on a computer chip, could catalyse faster, more powerful information processing and supercomputers. The "passive optical diode" ... Read more...

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Light ‘better carrier of information compared to copper’

October 22nd, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Optical signals fare better at carrying information across as compared to copper wires, according to a new study at Duke University.Engineers have designed and demonstrated microscopically small lasers ... Read more...

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New device could be used for ultrafast high-capacity communications

March 2nd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Engineers at University of California (UC) Davis have developed a new device that could make it much faster to convert pulses of light into electronic signals and back ... Read more...

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Now, metamaterial brakes to speed up the net

August 15th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 15 (ANI): Scientists have found the key to speed up the Internet -metamaterial brakes. "Metamaterials" will make it possible for the scientists to create invisibility cloaks to slow down the ... Read more...

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3-D photonic crystals may revolutionize telecommunications

November 21st, 2007 - 4:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, November 21 (ANI): Leading chemical company BASF is researching into the development of three-dimensional photonic crystals, which may revolutionise telecommunications in future.The organisation has started the "NewTon" research project in ... Read more...

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