Memristor, Memcapacitor, Meminductor : Models and Experimental Circuit Emulators


  • Y. Kebbati Laboratoire de Physique et Chimie de l’Environnement et de l’Espace LPC2E, Orleans University, France
  • P. S. Allaume Orleans University, France
  • Y. Bennani Saad Dahlab University, Algeria


Before 1971, the number of passive electrical components was limited to three: resistor, capacitor, and inductor. In 1971, Pr. Chua predicted the existence of a fourth element, called memristor, since it corresponds to a resistor with memory behavior. Several years later, the concept of memory circuit was extended to capacitors and inductors. This paper proposes mathematical models for mem-elements, validated by Matlab and experimental circuit emulators for memcapacitor and meminductor. The experimental results show a good fit between theory, Ltspice simulations, and emulation circuits.


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How to Cite

Y. Kebbati, P. S. Allaume, and Y. Bennani, “Memristor, Memcapacitor, Meminductor : Models and Experimental Circuit Emulators ”, Eng. Technol. Appl. Sci. Res., vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 8683–8687, Jun. 2022.


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