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BOF GOA: OMG
Full Name: Photonic Network-on-Wafer for Multi-Tile GPUs: From Architecture to Hardware Implementation
- A new compute paradigm is proposed, based on large arrays of graphics processing units (GPUs) that are interconnected via a wafer-scale photonic network. This results in unprecedented performance at low power. A holistic study of this new paradigm will be carried out, ranging from the design of a suitable computer and network architecture to the implementation of key hardware components.
- Development of the photonic network-on-wafer including optical switching functionality and transfer printed GaAs QD lasers/amplifiers and Si photonic optical transceivers
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Publications in the framework of this project (1)
S. Zhang, Z. Zhang, M. Naderan-Tahan, H. Seyyed Aghaei, X. Wang, H. Li, S. Qin, D. Colle, G. Torfs, M. Pickavet, J. Bauwelinck, G. Roelkens, L. Eeckhout,
Photonic network-on-wafer for multi-chipset GPUs, accepted for publication in IEEE Micro, (to be published).