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May 6th, 2004

Memory stores three bits in one

Researchers from the University of Southern California and NASA have built a prototype molecular memory device that stores three bits in the same spot. "We can store three bits of information in one memory cell," said Chongwu Zhou, an assistant professor of electrical engineering at the University of Southern California. "This multiplies the storage density without increasing the device footprint."


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