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OPTICAL ASSOCIATIVE SUPERPROCESSOR

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Missile Defense Agency
Award ID:
3841
Program Year/Program:
1988 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
3841
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Digital Optics Inc.
620 University Dr. Rochester, MI 48063
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1988
Title: OPTICAL ASSOCIATIVE SUPERPROCESSOR
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $581,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE PRESENT PROGRAM HAS THREE TECHNICAL OBJECTIVES. THE FIRST IS TO CONSTRUCT A COMPUTER CONTROLLED VERSION OF AN OPTICAL ASSOCIATIVE SUPERPROCESSOR THAT IS CAPABLE OF ACCEPTING A SYSTOLIC STREAM OF IMPUTDATA. THE NEXT MAJOR OBJECTIVE OFTHIS PROPOSAL IS TO DEVELOP A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OFTHE BUS STRUCTURE THAT WILL BE REQUIRED TO FEED DATA INTO THE OPTICAL SUPERPROCESSOR AT RATES THAT ARE COMMENSURATE WITH THE PERFORMANCE OF THE OPTICAL MACHINE. THE FINAL OBJECTIVE IS DIVIDED INTO TWO PARTS. THE FIRST IS TO DEVELOP THE BASIC ARCHITECTURE AND DETAILED OPTICAL SPECIFICATIONS OF A NEAREST NEIGHBOR COM-PUTATIONAL MACHINE. THE SECOND IS TO EXAMINE THE ABILITY OF THE OPTICAL SYSTEM TO PROVIDE RECONFIGURABLE GLOBAL INTERCONNECTS IN THE CONTEXT OF A REGION LEVEL COMPUTATIONAL MACHINE.

Principal Investigator:

Raymond Arrathoon
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Digital Optics Inc.
620 University Dr. Rochester, MI 48063

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No