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Sanjay Natarajan is a corporate vice president at Applied Materials, with responsibility for transistor, interconnect and memory solutions. He and his team are driving deeper collaborations with customers and developing new innovations that help enable ongoing improvements in semiconductor devices. Sanjay has published numerous papers in science and engineering journals and holds several patents in the area of advanced high-performance semiconductor fabrication technology. He plays an active role in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education with the local academic community, and is a Research Professor at Portland State University, conducting research in the exciting new field of 3D Bioprinting, using 3D printers to print viable human tissues and organs. He is an IEEE member and has served on paper-selection committees for the semiconductor industry's primary research and development conference. He received a Bachelor's degree, Master's degree and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.