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Roadmap on Atto-Joule per Bit Modulators

@article{Sorger2017RoadmapOA,
  title={Roadmap on Atto-Joule per Bit Modulators},
  author={Volker J. Sorger and Rubab Amin and Jacob B. Khurgin and Zhizhen Ma and Hamed Dalir and Sikandar Khan},
  journal={arXiv: Applied Physics},
  year={2017}
}
Electrooptic modulation performs the conversion between the electrical and optical domain with applications in data communication for optical interconnects, but also for novel optical compute algorithms such as providing nonlinearity at the output stage of optical perceptrons in neuromorphic analogue optical computing. Since the clock frequency for photonics on chip has a power overhead sweet slot around 10s of GHz, ultrafast modulation may only be required in long distance communication, but… 
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