Down with the transistor
New component could radically transform computer chips
By Davide Castelvecchi, 13:44 PM April 30, 2008
After going unchallenged for decades, the transistor’s supremacy could come to an end. Researchers have demonstrated a new type of electronic component that could replace transistors as the building blocks of computer chips, and lead to faster, more powerful and less energy-thirsty computers.
Stanley Williams and his collaborators at HP Labs in
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