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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 281675, 5 pages
Research Article

SPICE Mutator Model for Transforming Memristor into Meminductor

1College of Mathematics Science, Chongqing Normal University, Chongqing 401331, China
2College of Computer Science, Chongqing University, Chongqing 400044, China

Received 23 October 2012; Accepted 4 December 2012

Academic Editor: Xiaodi Li

Copyright © 2013 Hui Wang 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.


The memristor (resistor with memory), as the fourth fundamental circuit element, is a nonvolatile nanoelectronic device and holds great promise for VLSI applications. It was suggested that the meminductor (ML, inductor with memory) circuit can be built by memristor emulators. This paper further addresses the transformation mechanism in terms of constitutive relation from the memristor to the meminductor and then designs an MR-ML mutator to achieve MR-ML transformation. We also present the mutator’s SPICE model and analyze the simulation results.