The Incredible Shrinking Chip

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(2016-01)

Learning Object

One of the most important technologies in use today is also one of the smallest. The microchip was invented in Scotland in 1947 and is now at the heart of the electronics industry. This free course, The incredible shrinking chip, uses video clips to explore how the microchip is made and how it works, and to predict the future of this incredible technology. After studying this course, you should be able to understand the basic physics that make chips work and define Moore's Law.

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The Open University (OUUK)

DOER Persistent Identifier: http://doer.col.org/handle/123456789/6063