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Data Storage at the Nanoscale

Advances and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Gan Fuxi, Wang Yang

Jenny Stanford Publishing

740 pages

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In the big data era, data storage is one of the cores in the whole information chain, which includes production, transfer, sharing, and finally processing. Over the years, the growth of data volume has been explosive. Today, various storage services need memories with higher density and capacity. Moreover, information storage in the big data applic

Table of Contents

Overview of Information Data Storage: An Introduction; Super-Resolution Optical Data Storage Using Binary Optics. Focal Spot Engineering for Bit-by-bit Recording. Plasmonic Nanofocusing and Data Storage. Nano-optical Data Storage With Nonlinear Super-Resolution Thin Films. Mastering Technology for High-Density Optical Disk. Laser-Induced Phase Transition and Its Application in Nano-optical Storage. SPIN-Based Optical Data Storage. Magnetic Random Access Memory (MRAM). Resistive Random Access Memory (RRAM). Phase Change Random Access Memory (PCRAM). Nano-DRAM Technology for Data Storage Application. Ferroelectric Memory. Nano-magnetic and Hybrid Recording.

About the Editors

Gan Fuxi is professor at the Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), and Fudan University. He is a pioneer in the development of laser materials and optical data storage technology in China. He was elected a member of the CAS in 1980 and a fellow of the Third World Academy of Sciences in 1994. He is a fellow of the Optical Society of America and the International Society for Optical Engineering.

Wang Yang is professor at the Laboratory for High Density Optical Storage Technology, SIOM, CAS. His research interests include laser-induced phase transition, optical memory materials and physics, and optical disk technology and applications. He is co-author of more than 70 scientific papers and 20 technical patents on data storage materials and technology. He is a member of the technical program committees of the International Symposium on Optical Memory and the International Symposium on Optical Storage.

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TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electronics / Microelectronics