June 27, 2014
Move over, silicon? New transistor material tested
For the ever-shrinking transistor, there may be a new game in town. Cornell researchers have demonstrated promising electronic performance from a semiconducting compound with properties that could prove a worthy companion to silicon.
June 24, 2014
Metal particles in solids aren’t as fixed as they seem, new memristor study shows
In work that unmasks some of the magic behind memristors and “resistive random access memory,” or RRAM—cutting-edge computer components that combine logic and memory functions—researchers have shown that the metal particles in memristors don’t stay put as previously thought.
June 23, 2014
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Two Engineering professors earn distinguished professor rank
Two professors from the University of New Mexico School of Engineering have been promoted to the title of distinguished professor.