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Dennard Scaling - overview


Physics Accomplishment | 1974

IBM researcher: Robert H. Dennard

Where the work was done: IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

What we accomplishedDennard Scaling provides the physics that underpin Moore's Law, and provides equations on how shrinking device sizes shrinks voltages, currents, current density, etc. (Dennard, pictured.)

See also: DRAM - 1 Transistor RAM

Related links: Wikipedia Page for Dennard Scaling

Image credit: Engineering and Technology History Wiki

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