, Volume 42, Issue 1, pp 33–44 | Cite as

Reconfiguration on nanocrossbar using material implication

  • Pravin Mane
  • Nishil Talati
  • Ameya Riswadkar
  • Ramesh Raghu
  • C K Ramesha


Reconfigurable architectures (FPGA) with embedded memory elements face problems in retaining data for longer duration due to leakage current as it becomes dominant in nanometer devices in conventional technologies. Also, LUT-based designs consume more area, are slow in processing data and dissipate more power because of complex interconnection network. Memristor, a new nonvolatile memory element, can be used to overcome these limitations. In this paper, we propose an implication-NOR logic-gate-based FPGA architecture using memristors for implementation of logic functions and with embedded memory for storing data. The automation algorithm for the same is presented.


Memristor FPGA ASIC CMOL FPNI implication 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pravin Mane
    • 1
  • Nishil Talati
    • 1
  • Ameya Riswadkar
    • 1
  • Ramesh Raghu
    • 1
  • C K Ramesha
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering/Electronics and Instrumentation EngineeringBITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa CampusZuarinagarIndia

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