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Title: CMOS-Free Magnetic Domain Wall Leaky Integrate-and-Fire Neurons with Intrinsic Lateral Inhibition
Spintronic devices, especially those based on motion of a domain wall (DW) through a ferromagnetic track, have received a significant amount of interest in the field of neuromorphic computing because of their non-volatility and intrinsic current integration capabilities. Many spintronic neurons using this technology have already been proposed, but they also require external circuitry or additional device layers to implement other important neuronal behaviors. Therefore, they result in an increase in fabrication complexity and/or energy consumption. In this work, we discuss three neurons that implement these functions without the use of additional circuitry or material layers.  more » « less
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IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems
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National Science Foundation
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