New semiconductor design could completely change system architecture by enabling brain-like computers

Tom Allen
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The SrTiO3 semiconductor has several unique properties. Credit: Banerjee group
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The SrTiO3 semiconductor has several unique properties. Credit: Banerjee group

'Bio-inspired' computer systems would disrupt the traditional Von Neumann architecture

By combining a specific semiconductor with ferromagnetic cobalt, scientists at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands have taken a step towards the creation of faster, more energy-efficient computers....

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