ERIC Number: ED187320
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Information Technologies for the 1980's: Lasers and Microprocessors.
Mathews, William D.
This discussion of the development and application of lasers and microprocessors to information processing stresses laser communication in relation to capacity, reliability, and cost and the advantages of this technology to real-time information access and information storage. The increased capabilities of microprocessors are reviewed, and a general assessment of the impact of these technologies is provided. (RAO)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (45th, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 27-September 1, 1979). Best copy available.