# Memristor-The missing circuit element

@article{Chua1971MemristorTheMC, title={Memristor-The missing circuit element}, author={Leon Ong Chua}, journal={IEEE Transactions on Circuit Theory}, year={1971}, volume={18}, pages={507-519} }

A new two-terminal circuit element-called the memristorcharacterized by a relationship between the charge q(t)\equiv \int_{-\infty}^{t} i(\tau) d \tau and the flux-linkage \varphi(t)\equiv \int_{- \infty}^{t} v(\tau) d \tau is introduced as the fourth basic circuit element. An electromagnetic field interpretation of this relationship in terms of a quasi-static expansion of Maxwell's equations is presented. Many circuit-theoretic properties of memistors are derived. It is shown that this elementâ€¦Â

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