Chips 2020: A Guide to the Future of Nanoelectronics (The Frontiers Collection)

Chips 2020: A Guide to the Future of Nanoelectronics (The Frontiers Collection)


The chips in present-day cellphones already include billions of sub-100-nanometer transistors. through 2020, even though, we are going to see systems-on-chips with trillions of 10-nanometer transistors. yet it will be the tip of the miniaturization, simply because but smaller transistors, containing quite a few keep watch over atoms, are topic to statistical fluctuations and therefore now not invaluable. We additionally have to fear a few strength strength main issue, simply because in lower than 5 years from now, with present chip expertise, the web by myself might eat the complete worldwide electric power!

This ebook provides a brand new, sustainable roadmap in the direction of ultra-low-energy (femto-Joule), high-performance electronics. the focal point is at the energy-efficiency of many of the chip services: sensing, processing, and conversation, in a top-down spirit concerning new architectures akin to silicon brains, ultra-low-voltage circuits, strength harvesting, and 3D silicon applied sciences. well-known international leaders from and from the examine group proportion their perspectives of this nanoelectronics destiny. They speak about, between different issues, ubiquitous conversation in keeping with cellular partners, health and wellbeing and care supported by means of self reliant implants and by means of own carebots, secure and effective mobility assisted by means of co-pilots outfitted with clever micro-electromechanical platforms, and internet-based schooling for a billion people from kindergarden to retirement. This e-book can help you and curiosity all those that must make judgements linked to destiny electronics: scholars, graduates, educators, and researchers, in addition to managers, traders, and coverage makers.

Introduction: in the direction of Sustainable 2020 Nanoelectronics.- From Microelectronics to Nanoelectronics.- the way forward for 8 Chip Technologies.- Analog–Digital Interfaces.- Interconnects and Transceivers.- requisites and Markets for Nanoelectronics.- ITRS: The foreign expertise Roadmap for Semiconductors.- Nanolithography.- Power-Efficient layout Challenges.- Superprocessors and Supercomputers.- in the direction of Terabit Memories.- 3D Integration for instant Multimedia.- The Next-Generation cellular User-Experience.- MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical platforms) for automobile and Consumer.- imaginative and prescient Sensors and Cameras.- electronic Neural Networks for brand spanking new Media.- Retinal Implants for Blind Patients.- Silicon Brains.- power Harvesting and Chip Autonomy.- The strength Crisis.- The Extreme-Technology Industry.- schooling and examine for the Age of Nanoelectronics.- 2020 global with Chips.

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