Navigation Links
UCLA receives $8.4 million to lead research on ultra-low-power, non-volatile logic technologies
Date:12/2/2010

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science an $8.4 million grant for research on a technology known as non-volatile logic, which enables computers and electronic devices to keep their state even while powered off, then start up and run complex programs instantaneously.

The research has broad implications across a range of technologies, including portable electronics, remote sensors, unmanned aerial vehicles and high-performance computing.

UCLA Engineering researchers will conduct studies into the materials, design, fabrication and tools used to develop such technologies.

"The technologies developed in this project will form the basis for a paradigm shift, not only in spintronics, but in the electronics industry as a whole," said Kang Wang, UCLA's Raytheon Professor of Electrical Engineering and joint principal investigator on the project. "The support from DARPA is critical, since it will allow the U.S. to take the lead in developing this new non-volatile electronic technology."

Today's digital electronics rely on complimentary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) integrated circuits, which use an electron's charge to store and transfer information. But as devices and chips have become smaller and more compact, down to the nanometer scale, the fundamental limits of CMOS are being approached. The emerging field of spintronics exploits another aspect of electrons their spin to transfer information, taking advantage of ferromagnetic materials, which are inherently magnetic.

Devices using ferromagnetic materials can be non-volatile, maintaining their computational state even when power is removed, and they consume much less power when switched on.

The UCLA researchers are aiming to develop a prototype non-volatile logic circuit, which could lead to the development of new classes of ultralow-power, high-performance ele
'/>"/>

Contact: Wileen Wong Kromhout
wwkromhout@support.ucla.edu
310-206-0540
University of California - Los Angeles
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Medicsight Receives Brazilian State Food and Drug Administration Approval for ColonCAD Software
2. Angiotech receives CE Mark approval of HemoStream(TM) Chronic Dialysis Catheter
3. SGX - Lilly Merger Offer Receives Positive Opinions From Proxy Advisory Firms
4. CV Therapeutics Receives European Approval for the Brand Name Ranexa(R)
5. XTL Biopharmaceuticals Receives Notice of Non-Compliance with Nasdaq Marketplace Rule Due to Changes in Board Composition
6. BMP Sunstone Receives Production License from the SFDA to Manufacture and Market Pediatric Multivitamin Granules in the PRC
7. Biotest Diagnostics Receives FDA Clearance for Full Line of Traditional Blood Bank Reagents
8. Caliper Life Sciences Receives $1.1 Million Task Order from the EPAs ToxCast(TM) Screening Program
9. Omaxe Infrastructure & Construction Private Ltd Receives LoI for Construction of Allopathic Medical College and Associated Hospital at Saharanpur, UP With Construction Value of Approx 250 Crores
10. TorreyPines Therapeutics Receives NASDAQ Deficiency Notice
11. Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/3/2015)... , August 3, 2015 ... Study on 3D Cell Culture: Asia ... Persistence Market Research, the global 3D cell culture market was valued ... to expand at a CAGR of 29.1% to account ... Full Report with TOC:  http://www.persistencemarketresearch.com/market-research/3d-cell-cultures-market.asp 3D ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... China Cord Blood Corporation (NYSE: CO) ("CCBC" ... provider of cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem ... that the Company has filed its Annual Report on ... The filed Form 20-F includes audited financial statements for ... 20-F can be accessed by visiting the U.S. Securities ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... Tronics, ... as Sales & Marketing Director. , With more than 25 years of ... for reinforcing Tronics’ business development activities worldwide. He brings to the company his ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... July 30, 2015   Senomyx , Inc. (NASDAQ: ... science technologies to discover, develop, and commercialize novel flavor ... today reported financial results for the second quarter 2015. ... 2015, we remain on track to achieve our commercial ... Executive Officer of the Company. "Since our last quarterly ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global 3D Cell Culture Market Will Reach US$ 2,717.6 Million by 2020: Persistence Market Research 2Global 3D Cell Culture Market Will Reach US$ 2,717.6 Million by 2020: Persistence Market Research 3Global 3D Cell Culture Market Will Reach US$ 2,717.6 Million by 2020: Persistence Market Research 4China Cord Blood Corporation Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F 2Tronics appoints Francois Vieillard as Sales and Marketing Director 2SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 2SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 3SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 4SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 5SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 6SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 7SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 8SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 9
... PARK, N.C., June 14, 2011 Bayer CropScience ( ... top innovative crop science companies in the areas of ... announced the release of a video featuring the organization,s ... award-winning program, Making Science Make Sense (MSMS) . ...
... PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXL ... Wells Fargo Healthcare Conference in Boston, MA.  James Winschel, Sr. ... presentation on PAREXEL at 2:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June ... will be available through the "Investors" section of ...
... industry delivered solid top- and bottom-line growth in 2010, with ... a row. Yet funding for research and ... firms in the sector, which tend to be pre-commercial stage ... development. This has placed new pressure on the traditional biotech ...
Cached Biology Technology:Bayer CropScience Releases Video About Making Science Make Sense Program At Durham Performance Learning Center 2Bayer CropScience Releases Video About Making Science Make Sense Program At Durham Performance Learning Center 3Bayer CropScience Releases Video About Making Science Make Sense Program At Durham Performance Learning Center 4Bayer CropScience Releases Video About Making Science Make Sense Program At Durham Performance Learning Center 5PAREXEL International to Present at Wells Fargo Healthcare Conference 2Despite Renewed Growth in 2010, Biotech Industry Faces R&D Challenges 2Despite Renewed Growth in 2010, Biotech Industry Faces R&D Challenges 3Despite Renewed Growth in 2010, Biotech Industry Faces R&D Challenges 4Despite Renewed Growth in 2010, Biotech Industry Faces R&D Challenges 5Despite Renewed Growth in 2010, Biotech Industry Faces R&D Challenges 6
(Date:7/7/2015)... , July 7, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... on the growing mobile commerce market announces a revised version of ... week. The commercial will air on CNBC in New ... Angeles and San Francisco metro ... commercial focuses on Wocket,s ability to replace all the cards in ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... Research and Markets( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jvft55/next_generation ) has ... Market by Application, Technology, Function & Geography - Global ... The next generation biometrics market is expected to ... 17.9% between 2015 and 2020 Travel & ... Safran SA ( France ), NEC ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... -- To bolster its efforts and commitment to fighting cyber ... addition of two new team members. ... David Raviv will act as head of strategic alliances. ... providing the most secure solutions for the enterprise market. ... Technologies, a provider of security and management products, which was ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Wocket Smart Wallet Commercials Airing on CNBC to Showcase This Summer's Must- Have Tech Product 2Wocket Smart Wallet Commercials Airing on CNBC to Showcase This Summer's Must- Have Tech Product 3Next Generation Biometrics Market 2015 - Global Forecast to 2020 with Safran, NEC, 3M Cogent, Fujitsu & Suprema Dominating the $24 Billion Market 2Next Generation Biometrics Market 2015 - Global Forecast to 2020 with Safran, NEC, 3M Cogent, Fujitsu & Suprema Dominating the $24 Billion Market 3HYPR Corp. Expands Biometric Authentication Team with Enterprise All Stars 2HYPR Corp. Expands Biometric Authentication Team with Enterprise All Stars 3
... This release is available in French . ... in collaboration with Nova Scotia Agricultural College, have discovered what ... double the lifespan of Christmas trees in homes. The authors ... journal Trees . The researchers have identified a ...
... is not just a feature unique to humans and ... revealed that also brown trout have individual characters and ... Department of Zoology at the University of Gothenburg has ... from watercourses on the west coast of Sweden. ...
... of Change, literally took 100 years to write. The first ... It was repeated from 1956-1958 and a technical book was ... that first survey was approaching, ornithologists Mike Ward, Jeff Walk, ... to do it again and write a book, this time ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers discover a way to delay Christmas tree needle loss 2New book on 100 years of Illinois birds 2New book on 100 years of Illinois birds 3New book on 100 years of Illinois birds 4
Human beta IG-H3 MAb (Clone 348506) Keywords: BIGH3, betaIG-H3 Protein Family: Extracellular Matrix Molecules...
Human Cystatin F MAb (Clone 292103)...
Rat CNTF R alpha Affinity Purified Polyclonal Ab...
... an inhibitor of caspase-3/7 ... of inhibitor required to ... be determined empirically for ... inhibitor is sufficient to ...
Biology Products: