Reconfigurable logic in nanoelectronic switching networks
Journal article, 2007

We demonstrate how to configure and reconfigure a nanoelectronic nonlinear network to a universal set of logic gates by applying sequences of voltage pulses to the edges of the network. The nanoelectronic device is designed to consist of a self-assembled network of nanoparticles connected by two-terminal linker elements with hysteretic behaviour, allowing voltage-controlled switching between a linear and nonlinear current–voltage characteristic (IVC), making reconfigurable logic possible.

Molecular electronics

switching networks

negative differential resistance

reconfigurable logic

nanocell

Author

Jonas Sköldberg

Chalmers, Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2), Applied Quantum Physics

Göran Wendin

Chalmers, Applied Physics, Electronics Material and Systems Laboratory

Nanotechnology

Vol. 18 48 485201-

Subject Categories

Physical Sciences

Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering

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10/6/2017