Outlook 2024 with Dr. Laura Matz CEO of Athinia

Outlook 2024 with Dr. Laura Matz CEO of Athinia
by Daniel Nenni on 02-12-2024 at 6:00 am

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Laura Matz is also the Science & Technology Officer of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. She has always been a key contributor to the growth in semiconductor materials, driving a strong R&D presence to enable business growth.

Laura is a strong advocate for young talent in science and engineering. As a leader, she builds … Read More


Podcast EP183: The Science and Process of Semiconductor Innovation with Milind Weling

Podcast EP183: The Science and Process of Semiconductor Innovation with Milind Weling
by Daniel Nenni on 09-22-2023 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Milind Weling, the Head of Device and Lab to Fab Realization and co-founder of the neuro-inspired Computing Incubator of EMD Electronics. Previously he was senior vice president for Intermolecular. He led customer programs and operations where he drove the discovery and optimization of new materials, integrated… Read More


Semiconductor Devices: 3 Tricks to Device Innovation

Semiconductor Devices: 3 Tricks to Device Innovation
by Milind Welling on 09-22-2023 at 8:00 am

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The semiconductor industry’s incredible juggernaut has been powered by device innovations at its very core. Moreover, present-day enterprises encounter immense competitive pressures and innovations are a key differentiator to maintain their competitive edge1.

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Investing in a sustainable semiconductor future: Materials Matter

Investing in a sustainable semiconductor future: Materials Matter
by Daniel Nenni on 05-31-2023 at 6:00 am

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In 2020 TSMC established its Net Zero Project with a goal of net zero emissions by 2050. I remember wondering how could this possibly be done before 2050 or at all for that matter. After working with TSMC for 20+ years I have learned never to bet against them on any topic and green manufacturing is one of them, absolutely.

TSMC presented… Read More


LIVE WEBINAR: New Standards for Semiconductor Materials

LIVE WEBINAR: New Standards for Semiconductor Materials
by Daniel Nenni on 04-05-2023 at 6:00 am

New Standards for Semiconductor Materials

This is the 5th webinar in our series of webinars to explore trending topics on materials and semiconductor development. Join us to discover how digital solutions are forming new ways of operating in a fast-paced, highly demanding semiconductor industry.

With data analytics and digital tools, we are setting new standards for

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Podcast EP142: The Drive Toward a More Sustainable Semiconductor Industry with EMD Electronic’s Anand Nambiar

Podcast EP142: The Drive Toward a More Sustainable Semiconductor Industry with EMD Electronic’s Anand Nambiar
by Daniel Nenni on 02-03-2023 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Anand Nambiar, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Semiconductor Materials at EMD Electronics, the North American Electronics business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. Anand has over 23 years’ experience in the semiconductor industry. His previous roles include Associate Director – Quality… Read More


Step into the Future with New Area-Selective Processing Solutions for FSAV

Step into the Future with New Area-Selective Processing Solutions for FSAV
by Bhushan Zope on 11-03-2022 at 6:00 am

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Area selective processing (ASP) is assuming ever greater importance in semiconductor fabrication. ASP involves deposition and removal of materials at the molecular level¾10 nm or less.  Key applications of ASP include self-aligned contacts and fully self-aligned vias (FSAVs), scaling boosters that are essential to continue… Read More


CEO Interview: Kai Beckmann, Member of the Executive Board at Merck KGaA

CEO Interview: Kai Beckmann, Member of the Executive Board at Merck KGaA
by Daniel Nenni on 08-12-2022 at 6:00 am

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Kai Beckmann is a Member of the Executive Board at Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and the CEO of Electronics. He is responsible for the Electronics business sector, which he has been leading since September 2017. In October 2018, Kai Beckmann also took over the responsibility for the Darmstadt site and In-house Consulting. In… Read More


Podcast EP93: The Unique Role of EMD Electronics to Enable Technology Advances Across Our Industry

Podcast EP93: The Unique Role of EMD Electronics to Enable Technology Advances Across Our Industry
by Daniel Nenni on 07-08-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Dr. Jacob Woodruff, Head of Technology Scouting and Partnerships with EMD Electronics, where he works to find and advance external early stage and disruptive technologies in the semiconductor and display materials space. Dr. Woodruff is an experienced technologist, having managed global R&D groups developing… Read More


Integrating Materials Solutions with Alex Yoon of Intermolecular

Integrating Materials Solutions with Alex Yoon of Intermolecular
by Daniel Nenni on 03-04-2022 at 6:00 am

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I had a follow-on discussion with Alex Yoon from our podcast last year.  He is as a Head of Strategic and Emerging Technologies and partnerships at Intermolecular, part of EMD electronics.

Prior to joining EMD electronics, he was Senior Technical Director at Lam Research, led activities in emerging memory and novel materials … Read More