Applications and expected Impact

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Applications:

As interconnects in:

  • High performance computing (HPC)
  • Optical networks
  • Data centers
  • Data communication

Opportunities:

  • Increasing significance of optical communications
  • Projections of chip-to-chip optical interconnects in HPC
  • Exponentially growing HPC capacity
  • Growth of overall data transfer
  • Wide application range with great opportunities

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Impact:

  • Novel concepts for components and circuit design, fabrication, packaging and assembly for optoelectronic transceivers
  • New communication standards for optical communications
  • Significant reduction of power consumption
  • Cost and environmental impact reduction
  • Increase of HPC performance