The Memristor: Theory and Realization

  • Fadhil RahmaEmail author
  • Saif Muneam
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Memristor is a two-terminal passive element. Even though the behavior of the memristor was investigated for two centuries ago, the concept of the memristor as the fourth circuit element was proposed by Leon Chua in 1971 (Prodromakis et al. in Nat Mater 11:478–481, [1]).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of BasrahBasrahIraq

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