News - 18 Aug 2008
An experiment carried out at the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) has realized spin torque switching of a nanomagnet as fast as the fundamental speed limit allows.
Using this so-called...
News - 11 Oct 2007
A collaboration of University of Pennsylvania chemists and engineers has performed multi-scale modeling of ferroelectric domain walls and provided a new theory of behavior for domain-wall motion, the...
News - 15 Sep 2007
New research led by the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory physicist Matthias Bode provides a more thorough understanding of new mechanisms, which makes it possible to switch...
News - 27 Jun 2006
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. have announced that they have developed an ultra low dielectric constant spin-on glass (ultra low-k SOG) with a dielectric constant of k=2.4 and an...
News - 15 Sep 2005
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (MCI) today announced development of a high refractive index liquid (“Delphi”) for next-generation immersion lithography1 in photolithographic processing2 for...
Article - 12 Mar 2006
Scanning probe microscopes have been developed that can measure electrical currents, resistance, and capacitance.
News - 22 Apr 2005
Proving that a little chip can go a long way, Robert Dennard will receive the $100,000 Lemelson-MIT Lifetime Achievement Award for having come up with a way to arrange transistors and capacitors onto...
News - 2 Jun 2017
A key electronic component in various kinds of electrical circuits is a capacitor — a component with the ability to store and rapidly release a charge. Capacitors will have an equally...
Article - 7 Sep 2018
There are several kinds of computer memory and has its drawbacks, which is why modern computer technology uses several kinds of memory.
Article - 27 Dec 2010
Ceramic materials based on perovskite-like oxides are of significant interest because of their applications in electrical and electronic devices.