Table of Contents
VLSI Design
Volume 6, Issue 1-4, Pages 39-41

Possible Wireless Single-Electron Logic Biased by Electric Field

1Department of Physics, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794-3800, USA
2Institute of Nuclear Physics, Moscow State University, Moscow 119899, Russia

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A new type of ultradense logic based on single-electron tunneling is considered. The basic element is a short chain of conducting islands which shows bistable polarization and affects the polarization of neighboring chains. The power is supplied by alternating electric field.