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Superconducting circuits that mimic the brain

A hybrid superconducting optoelectronic circuit could be used to develop spiking neuromorphic networks that operate at the single-quantum level.

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Fig. 1: Integration of a superconducting optoelectronic synapse within a spiking neural network.

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Casaburi, A., Hadfield, R.H. Superconducting circuits that mimic the brain. Nat Electron 5, 627–628 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41928-022-00855-2

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