On-chip photonic convolutional accelerator for image processing

Junwei Cheng, Yuhe Zhao, Yanxian Wei, Wenkai Zhang, Hailong Zhou, Dongmei Huang, Feng Li, P. K.A. Wai, Jianji Dong, Xinliang Zhang

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We demonstrate an on-chip photonic convolutional accelerator, which can perform configurable optical convolution operations to achieve specific image processing. It indicates great potential for on-chip image processing in AI hardware acceleration.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptoelectronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2021
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2021
Event26th Optoelectronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2021 - Virtual, Online, China
Duration: 3 Jul 20217 Jul 2021

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


Conference26th Optoelectronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2021
CityVirtual, Online

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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