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Teleportation exits realm of sci-fi
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8/30/2004   Post a comment
The problem with teleportation — the real beam-me-up-Scotty kind — is not its principles, which appear to be sound, but in the devil's details.
Toyota reports silicon carbide wafer advance
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8/30/2004   Post a comment
Toyota Central Research and Development Laboratories Inc. (Aichi, Japan) will announce the development of ultrahigh-quality single-crystal silicon carbide 3-inch wafers at the Fifth European Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials, which begins Tuesday in Bologna, Italy.
Tangled states
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8/30/2004   Post a comment
The intense search for semiconductors that can house quantum states can be traced to the promise they hold for the future of computing.
Don't exceed speed of light
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In Einstein's prophetic world, fact is stranger than fiction. In the TV show Star Trek, beam-me-up-Scotty teleportation was only possible within the range of the "transporter," but in Einstein's world, teleportation is not limited by range.
Nanoscale parts get binding aid
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8/23/2004   Post a comment
Nanoscale particles that are easy to manufacture piecemeal — but hard to assemble — may benefit from a new "sticky patch" technology that researchers at the University of Michigan say enables nanoscale self-assembly.
Bonding breakthrough may ease MRAM design
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8/16/2004   Post a comment
For all their promise, magnetic random-access memories have barely made it out of the lab due to problems plaguing their scaling to smaller sizes — namely, the need for lower drive current and thinner metallization.
Researchers simplify quantum-dot manufacture
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8/16/2004   Post a comment
A research team from the State University of New York at Buffalo claims to have discovered a simple way to mass-produce semiconductor nanocrystals precisely, in nearly any desirable size, using a technique based on self-assembly and room-temperature chemistry.
Quantum dots poised for production line
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8/10/2004   Post a comment
University researchers are using self-assembly techniques and chip-related chemistry to develop a process for mass producing tiny crystals called quantum dots.
Wireless transceiver-on-chip now possible, team says
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8/9/2004   Post a comment
A research team from Michigan-based universities says it has succeeded in integrating the last two components needed to create a one-chip wireless transceiver.

Ever since Texas Instruments Inc. and Fairchild Semiconductor Corp. cross-licensed their technologies to offer the first commercially available microchips in 1961, two components had continued to resist shrinkage-the antenna and the time base.
Futuristic factories make mesh
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8/9/2004   Post a comment
It is the holy grail of the factory floor: hundreds of sensors wirelessly connected, monitoring motors for problems and drastically reducing energy consumption — all with the precision and rhythm of a philharmonic orchestra.
Wireless transceiver-on-chip now possible
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8/3/2004   Post a comment
A research team from Michigan-based universities says it has succeeded in integrating the last two components needed to create a one-chip wireless transceiver.
Jumbo magnet in Florida expects to exert a worldwide pull
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8/2/2004   Post a comment
An enormous magnet, boasting a rock-steady field and a bore twice the size found elsewhere, is expected to draw the global scientific community to its Florida home.

As data rates begin to move beyond 25 Gbps channels, new problems arise. Getting to 50 Gbps channels might not be possible with the traditional NRZ (2-level) signaling. PAM4 lets data rates double with only a small increase in channel bandwidth by sending two bits per symbol. But, it brings new measurement and analysis problems. Signal integrity sage Ransom Stephens will explain how PAM4 differs from NRZ and what to expect in design, measurement, and signal analysis.

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