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Chaotic physics in ferroelectrics hints at brain-like computing

Unexpected behavior in ferroelectric materials supports a new approach to information storage and processing. After studying patterns of domain formation under varying conditions, the researchers realized the complex behavior could be explained through chaos theory.
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