Optical computing: introduction by the guest editors to the feature in the 1 May 1988 issue
The feature in the 1 May 1988 issue of Applied Optics includes a collection of papers originally presented at the 1987 Lake Tahoe Topical Meeting on Optical Computing. These papers emphasize digital optical computing systems, optical interconnects, and devices for optical computing, but analog optical processing is considered as well.
© 1988 Optical Society of America Received 5 March 1988. The guest editors would like to thank the reviewers for their invaluable assistance in producing this special issue.