from the In-the-news dept.
Additional coverage of the molecular electronics patent granted to Hewlett-Packard:
An HP press release (17 July 2001), which quotes HP Labs research director Stan Williams: "We have a strategy to reinvent the integrated circuit with molecular rather than semiconductor components."
An article from the San Francisco Chronicle website ("HP has circuit advance: molecules used as transistors", by Carrie Kirby, 18 July 2001).
And Bob Grahame found this story from The Register in the U.K. ("HP moves towards molecular-scale computing", by Robert Blincoe, 17 July 2001).