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Nature volume 528, pages 483484 (24 December 2015) | Download Citation

Microprocessor communications have received a boost from the integration of electronics and photonics in silicon — a first step towards low power consumption and efficient computing systems. See Letter p.534

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  1. Laurent Vivien is at the Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, CNRS, Université Paris-Sud, Université Paris Saclay, 91405 Orsay, France.

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