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The world's smallest magnetic data storage unit

Discussion in 'Science & Technology' started by Drone, Jan 13, 2012.

  1. Drone

    Drone

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    Don't hold your breath but it's still exciting

    Just imagine HDDs based on this technology, that'd be really cool

    That's how it looks like

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    Iron atoms are placed onto a copper nitride surface and bound by two nitrogen atoms (blue rods) into a regular array separated by one copper atom (yellow).

    I like their approach:

    http://www.physorg.com/news/2012-01-world-smallest-magnetic-storage.html
     
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    Storing data in individual molecules

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