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Scalable radiative thermal logic gates based on nanoparticle networks

Abstract : We discuss the design of the thermal analog of logic gates in systems made of a collection of nanoparticles. We demonstrate the possibility to perform not, oR, noR, AnD and nAnD logical operations at submicrometric scale by controlling the near-field radiative heat exchanges between their components. We also address the important point of the role played by the inherent non-additivity of radiative heat transfer in the combination of logic gates. these results pave the way to the development of compact thermal circuits for information processing and thermal management.
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Christoph Kathmann, Marta Reina, Riccardo Messina, Philippe Ben-Abdallah, Svend-Age Biehs. Scalable radiative thermal logic gates based on nanoparticle networks. Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 2020, 10, pp.3596. ⟨10.1038/s41598-020-60603-4⟩. ⟨hal-02566039⟩

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