New facility will offer the industry’s most advanced R&D environment for working with the extended semiconductor ecosystem to accelerate readiness of new materials, methods and devices for computing applications including Big Data and Artificial Intelligence.
Applied Materials and National University of Singapore jointly open a new R&D lab with support of the National Research Foundation Singapore. The goal of the collaboration is to accelerate the discovery and commercialization of new materials for manufacturing next-generation semiconductors.
Part 2 of my blog series looks at how new materials, materials engineering and 3D design techniques are extending the semiconductor technology roadmap even as classic 2D scaling reaches physical and economic limits.
The senior vice president of Applied Materials’ Semiconductor Products Group provides his views on changes taking shape in the semiconductor industry as a new era of computing emerges centered on artificial intelligence (AI).