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This is a small but important step on the path towards the long-term goal of many scientists and medical experts, which is to develop surgical implants by using silicon chips," the Scotsman quoted Professor Alan Murray, head of the University of Edinburgh's school of engineering and electronics, as saying.
To build its laser, the UCLA team applied microfabrication techniques to a silicon chip to create a wire 2 centimeters long and only micrometers across.
Much of the present wait is due to the silicon chip manufacturers scrambling to make the InfiniBand products.
As soon as the market shows signs of improving, other manufacturers of silicon chips will presumably step up their production to the larger-sized wafer as well.
The core technology that makes these silicon chips unclonable is called Physical Unclonable Functions (PUF).
While this is still slower than the speeds obtained by today's silicon chips, the IBM team believes that new nanofabrication processes will eventually unlock the superior performance potential of carbon nanotube electronics.
On the grounds of cost, speed and resolution, [the new method] may displace optical technology as the preferred manufacturing technology for fashioning silicon chips," predicts R.
The lab will also provide researchers with the facilities to grow lasers on silicon substrates and to combine multiple optical materials and devices on one substrate, much as engineers now etch integrated circuits onto silicon chips.
The breakneck pace of microelectronics development in the last 3 decades has relied on squeezing more and more transistors onto silicon chips.
RSI has leveraged its assembly line machinery and a new patented process to integrate Gen 2 silicon chips into EPC compliant labels.
In a feat that could lead to new medical treatments, researchers have grown healthy liver cells on silicon chips.