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Tha amazing memristor - beyond Moore's law and beyond digital computing

I recently visited HP Labs and spoke with Stan Williams, senior fellow at Hewlett-Packard and director of Quantum Science Research, about an incredible semiconductor device — the memristor.Until fairly recently, the memristor, short for memory resistor, was a mythical electronic component. It had been predicted to exist by a mathematician, Leon Chua, a professor at UC Berkeley, in an 1971 paper.
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Is Moore’s Law Less Important to the Tech Industry?

Technology : Bits (5 days ago)

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Technology : GigaOM (4 months ago)

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Tha amazing memristor - beyond Moore's law and beyond digital computing

Technology : Tom Foremski: IMHO (4 years ago)

Hewlett-Packard's researchers see an amazing future for the memristor - a very real, near mythical electronic component... ... Read Post


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