Issue No. 02 - February (2011 vol. 44)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2011.44
André DeHon , University of Pennsylvania
Benjamin Gojman , University of Pennsylvania
Suitable architectures and paradigm shifts in assembly and usage models will make it possible to exploit the compactness and energy benefits of single-nanometer dimension devices and allow extending these structures into the third dimension without depending on top-down lithography to define the smallest feature sizes in a system.
Lithography, Self-assembly, Bottom-up synthesis, Programmable logic arrays (PLAs), Nanowires, Reconfigurable computing
A. DeHon and B. Gojman, "Crystals and Snowflakes: Building Computation from Nanowire Crossbars," in Computer, vol. 44, no. , pp. 37-45, 2011.