Scalable optical interconnection network for parallel and distributed computing

Avinash Karanth Kodi, Ahmed Louri

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


In this paper, a high-performance, scalable, parallel computing system called RAPID is designed using switchless, passive optical interconnect technology. RAPID outperforms current electrical multiprocessor systems by significantly decreasing the remote memory access latency.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInformation Photonics, IP 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)155752789X, 9781557527899
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
EventInformation Photonics, IP 2005 - Charlotte, NC, United States
Duration: Jun 6 2005Jun 6 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherInformation Photonics, IP 2005
CountryUnited States
CityCharlotte, NC

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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