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Small correction

Small correction

Posted Oct 2, 2007 4:54 UTC (Tue) by AJWM (guest, #15888)
In reply to: Small correction by Richard_J_Neill
Parent article: Memory part 2: CPU caches

> However, there would be no way to keep such a solid "brick" of transistors cool...

That's where research into new substrates comes in. Synthetic diamond, for one example (diamond being an excellent heat conductor). (Hey, you didn't think the fancy crystalline computer modules in various SF TV shows were just glass, did you?)


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