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January 4th, 2011

DARPA invests millions in Notre Dame’s nano research

Abstract:
Scientists around the world recognize the University of Notre Dame as a center for advanced nanomagnet logic (NML) research — a promising new field where the transmission and computation of data are accomplished using magnetic fields, rather than electrical current. This remarkable technology has the potential to create an entirely new class of smaller and higher-functioning components and devices that could transform the electronics industry.

This long-term strategic investment in NML research has paid off handsomely: The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) — the U.S. Department of Defense's research and development office — recently awarded a $9.9 million contract to Notre Dame's Center for Nano Science and Technology to accelerate these groundbreaking discoveries.

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