Issue No. 02 - February (1998 vol. 31)
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H. John Caulfield , Northeast Photosciences Inc.
<p>Optical computing is dead <it>only</it> if we foolishly define it as the attempt to supplant electronics. The hope for optics lies in doing things that are provably impossible for electronics.</p>
H. J. Caulfield, "Perspectives in Optical Computing," in Computer, vol. 31, no. , pp. 22-25, 1998.