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International Journal of Reconfigurable Computing
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 352428, 11 pages
Design of a Reconfigurable Pulsed Quad-Cell for Cellular-Automata-Based Conformal Computing
1Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58102, USA
2Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58102, USA
Received 22 November 2009; Revised 1 April 2010; Accepted 28 June 2010
Academic Editor: Paul Chow
Copyright © 2010 Mariam Hoseini et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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