• Hideto HidakaEmail author
Part of the Integrated Circuits and Systems book series (ICIR)


Embedded system s are pervasively utilized in every aspect of the electonic and computing systems‚ and very much supported and advanced by hardware and software developments. Among embedded memory species, embedded flash memory has had unique and important key factors contributing to the advancement of embedded systems and MCU innovations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Renesas Electronics CorporationTokyoJapan

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