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New 3-D chip combines computing and data storage

July 6, 2017

Max Shulaker's research in MTL pursues new generation of computers for coming superstorm of data.

MIT-NanotechChip_0.jpgInstead of relying on silicon-based devices, a new chip uses carbon nanotubes and resistive random-access memory (RRAM) cells. The two are built vertically over one another, making a new, dense 3-D computer architecture with interleaving layers of logic and memory.

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