Silicon Photonics-Based All-Optical Image Compression

TitleSilicon Photonics-Based All-Optical Image Compression
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2023
AuthorsR Sarma, B Redding, X Wang, M Hu, N Karl, C Long, DB Burckel, S Pang, and D Brady
Conference Name2023 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2023
Date Published01/2023

We demonstrate an all-optical image compression technique using on-chip nanophotonic disordered media to perform local random transformations. Our compression technique is fast, scalable, and may consume about 50 times less energy than electronic compression.