It is commonplace to
find disks with
But now, two scientists, C R Stroud
and M W Noel,
working at Rochester
have been able to
position of the
electron in an atom.
Theyplan to use it to
create an atomic memory with
directly on an atom
(Scientift Canterican, October 1995).
Even though the actualisation of an usable 'atomic memory' seems a rather remote possibility, such an atom-based data storage facility would have revolutionary implications.
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