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A Sense of Scale: How Small Is Small?

One of the most astounding aspects of semiconductor chips is their incredibly small scale. Practically measured in atoms, some feature dimensions are on the order …

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A Sense of Scale: How High Is High?

When it comes to aspect ratios – how tall an object is vs. how wide it is – even the tallest buildings in the world …

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A Sense of Scale: How Big Is a Billion?

We often hear there are over a billion transistors in a single microprocessor today, but how big is a billion? That number is so enormous …

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