## quantum cell

(Or "quantum dot cell") A structure comprising four quantum dots arranged in a square, with two diagonally opposed dots containing electron charges. One diagonal containing charges is arbitrarily defined as representing a value of '1', the other as '0'. In a five-dot cell, the fifth, central dot contains no charge.

See also: quantum cell wire, quantum-dot cellular automata.*http://mitre.org/research/nanotech/quantum_dot_cell.html*. ["Quantum Dot Heterostructures", D. Bimberg, et al, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., Dec 1998]. [Implementations?]

Last updated: 2001-07-17

### Nearby terms:

quantum bogodynamics ♦ **quantum cell** ♦ quantum cell wire ♦ quantum computer

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