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posted in August 1999

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Circuit evolution raises yields on GHz chips
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8/9/1999   Post a comment
A research project at the Electrotechnical Laboratory (ETL) has devised an adaptive clock circuit that could address the expected yield problems for gigahertz processors by canceling out fabrication variations.
Experiment separates the difficult from the impossible
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8/2/1999   Post a comment
Genetic algorithms and similar evolutionary programming techniques have solved a variety of nondeterministic polynomial time problems (NPs) that proved impossible to crack using conventional techniques.


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