Description:  This graphic shows an array of nanoscale electromechanical switches. The yellow pyramids under the pink bridges represent bits of silver that form in the presence of a voltage. These silver pyramids close the gaps and turn the switches on.
Source:  National Institute for Materials Science
Story:  Nano bridge builds logic
TRN January 26/February 2, 2005
TRN Categories:  Nanotechnology; Integrated Circuits; Data Storage Technology
Form:  Still

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