publication . Bachelor thesis . 2014

High Temperature Memories in SiC Technology

Ekström, Mattias;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2014
  • Publisher: KTH, Skolan för informations- och kommunikationsteknik (ICT)
  • Country: Sweden
Abstract
This thesis is part of the Working On Venus (WOV) project. The aim of the project is to design electronics in silicon carbide (SiC) that can withstand the extreme surface environmen  of Venus. This thesis investigates some possible computer memory technologies that could survive on the surface of Venus. A memory must be able to function at 460 °C and after a total radiation dose of at least 200 Gy (SiC). This thesis is a literature survey. The thesis covers several Random-Access Memory (RAM) technologies: Static RAM (SRAM), Dynamic RAM (DRAM), Ferroelectric RAM (FeRAM), Magnetic RAM (MRAM), Resistive RAM (RRAM) and Phase Change Memory (PCM). The Electrical Erasa...
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free text keywords: Computer and Information Sciences, Data- och informationsvetenskap
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