# Solving mazes with memristors: a massively-parallel approach

@article{Pershin2011SolvingMW, title={Solving mazes with memristors: a massively-parallel approach}, author={Yuriy V. Pershin and Massimiliano Di Ventra}, journal={Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics}, year={2011}, volume={84 4 Pt 2}, pages={ 046703 } }

Solving mazes is not just a fun pastime: They are prototype models in several areas of science and technology. However, when maze complexity increases, their solution becomes cumbersome and very time consuming. Here, we show that a network of memristors--resistors with memory--can solve such a nontrivial problem quite easily. In particular, maze solving by the network of memristors occurs in a massively parallel fashion since all memristors in the network participate simultaneously in the…

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