Closing the gap on superconducting computers

July 1991
New Scientist;7/6/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1776, p27
Reports on the development of a compact cooler which will allow superconducting circuits to operate at the required low temperature. Benefits of the cooler on personal computers that use superconductors in Japan; Shinya Hasuo of Fujitsu Laboratories' forecast on features of the first superconducting computers; Capabilities of superconducting devices; Reason for placing superconductors at the bottom of a bulky cryostate.


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