Scientists say they've built a proof-of-concept device that could become the memory or processing element for an on-chip optical quantum network.
IBM's developed a way of integrating optical computing onto standard silicon chips using standard 90-nanometer semiconductor manufacturing processes.
Scientists have created a multi-purpose photonic chip that they say paves the way for programmable quantum processors.
Optofluidics - now that's something we haven't really seen before on our virtual pages.
Intel researchers have developed a silicon-based, optical data connection prototype capable of transferring up to 50 gigabits per second.