New material for semis said to beat silicon!

A new semiconductor material called molybdenite (MoS2) is claimed to be 100,000 times lower power than silicon, plus it will allow the fabrication of much smaller transistors, according to researchers at Switzerland’s Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPGL).

Source: EETimes

Luís Malheiro
About Luís Malheiro
Luis Malheiro has an M.Sc. degree in ECE from FEUP. He was one of the main co-founders of μSG. After graduated, Mr. Malheiro worked as a researcher at Instituto de Telecomunicações for a year, in the field of power amplifiers. Since then, he is with Synopsys, at Maia, Portugal.