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nanocomputer

/nan'oh-k*m-pyoo'tr/ A computer with molecular-sized switching elements. Designs for mechanical nanocomputers which use single-molecule sliding rods for their logic have been proposed. The controller for a nanobot would be a nanocomputer.
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Objective: The main goal of this project is developing a complete synthesis and optimization methodology for switching nano-crossbar arrays that leads to the design and construction of an emerging nanocomputer.
This new nanoprocessor represents a major milestone toward realizing the vision of a nanocomputer that was first articulated more than 50 years ago by physicist Richard Feynman," says James Ellenbogen, a chief scientist at MITRE.
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More than a billion times more powerful than a Pentium and the size of a standard six-sided die, this nanocomputer would run on only 100 watts.
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The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has seeded HP and the University of California to develop a 16 Kb nanocomputer by next year.
In this biological nanocomputer, strands of DNA serve as software that control the activity of enzymes.
com) believes one of the most anticipated uses of nanotechnology will be the creation of nanobots, made up of a few molecules and controlled by a nanocomputer.
This biological nanocomputer is so small that a trillion could co-exist and compute in parallel, in a drop of watery solution of only 1/10 of a millilitre.
The seed contained a nanocomputer with the part design, and on its surface were patches to which the assemblers stuck.
The pocket-sized Flat Display Information Assistant unfolds to the size of a notebook computer, providing TV and internet images, text and visual communications via a high speed global area network maintained by a series of stratosphere-based blimps (11th & 12th graders- Naperville, IL) -- Body Clock Band: A nanocomputer imbedded in the wristwatch-like device would dispense sleep inducing or "stay awake" pharmaceuticals through the skin according to user-programmed sleep cycles.