Lecture-20-Computing-Family-2013

Controllers micro nanocomputing nanocomputing a

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Unformatted text preview: llionth of a meter (10^-9) and spans approximately 10 atomic diameters •A nanocomputer is a computer whose fundamental components measure only a few nanometers(<100nm) •Minimum feature size on today’s state-of-the-art commercial integrated circuits measure about 350nm •Over 10,000 nanocomputer components could fit in the area of a single modern microcomputer component (= more speed & density) •Nanotechnology and nanocomputers could introduce many new applications and possibilities NanoComputing Using Electronics NanoComputing Nanocomputing using biological agents, molecules or atoms agents, Some Nanocomputing Applications Some Micro Miniature Robots Computers under your skin! Medicine Artificial Brains? Invisible Sensors Of Course, Faster, Cheaper, Smaller Of PCs ! PCs...
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