SYSTEM NEWS FOR SUN USERS
Vol 121 Issue 4 2008-03-24 Article 19701 from section "News"

Research to Focus on Microchip Interconnectivity via On-Chip Optical Networks

Sun will be heading a research project on microchip interconnectivity
funded by the Department of Defense to the tune of $44.29 million.
The 5 1/2 year project will begin with $8.1 million provided to Sun
Microsystems' Microelectronics and Laboratories divisions which will
be focusing on microchip interconnectivity via on-chip optical
networks enabled by Silicon photonics and proximity communication.

Details at http://sun.systemnews.com/g?A=19701

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