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Optical Communications and the Internet of Neuroelectronics

Adventures in Pushing the Limits

Babe, You Must be a Neuron,

Cause You’ve Got Some Action Potential – Author Unknown

In this week’s podcast we are talking about next generation optics, signal integrity, the Internet of Neuroelectronics, and a whole lot more! To start things off, we take a closer look at how a team of researchers have enabled the communication between biological neurons and artificial neurons for the first time. Next, Patrick Mechin (TechWay) and I discuss the design challenges and technology bottlenecks of 25Gps optical communication and where optics are headed in the future.

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Links for March 6, 2020

More information about TechWay 

New study allows Brain and Artificial Neurons to link up over the web (University of Southhampton)

Memristive synapses connect brain and silicon spiking neurons (Scientific Reports)

Seeing is Believing  – Vision Processing with Tensilica Q7 DSP and the First Optogenetics-Based IC (Fish Fry – August 2, 2019)

 

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