CHRISTOPHE VANDER EECKEN / REPORTERS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY CHRISTOPHE VANDER EECKEN / REPORTERS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Silicon chip. Close-up of the surface of a silicon-based circuit board before any circuits have been assembled on it. This chip is used to create integrated circuits. Integrated circuits, or microchips, are commonplace in a large variety of electric household devices and appliances, including computers.
Model release not available. Property release not required.