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December 20th, 2009

Chicago projects funded in Defense bill

Abstract:
Northwestern University, Evanston. $2,400,000 in funding to develop ultra-high-density, three-dimensional memory chips for the fabrication of flash memory devices, to be deployed for surveillance activities and communication on the battlefield. The program will pursue specific goals, including flash memory production that can be written with low voltage and memory materials made from new molecular structures, with potential in several key military and civilian applications. The project would build on Northwestern's existing International Institute of Nanotechnology and the recently established Center for Integrated NanoSystems.

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