magnetoelectronics


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magnetoelectronics:

see spintronicsspintronics,
 spin electronics,
or magnetoelectronics,
science and technology that harnesses the spin state of electrons in addition to the electrical charge state to store data or perform calculations.
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magnetoelectronics

[mag‚ned·ō·i·lek′trän·iks]
(electronics)
The use of electron spin (as opposed to charge) in electronic devices. Also known as spin electronics; spintronics.
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There is active work worldwide on magnetic nanodevices, magnetoelectronics, and spintronics--all of which can potentially shape the future of electronics and information technology.
Researchers at Integrated Magnetoelectronics have also developed a simple, nonvolatile permanent RAM (PRAM) device using a closed flux structure that is maintained during all stages of operation.