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Volume 32, Number 1, Page 24 (1988)
Basic Concepts in Quantum and Stochastic T...
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Miniaturization of electronics and its limits

by R. W. Keyes
The long-continued advance of the performance of information processing technologies has been based on miniaturization of components. The history of miniaturization is presented through examples. They suggest that limits proposed by Landauer in the 1960s will be reached in two or three decades.
Related Subjects: Microelectronics