2008 Seminars

January 25

Large Grain Polycrystalline and Epitaxial Silicon Films Formed at Low Temperatures for Solar Cells

Professor William Brown, University of Arkansas

February 1

The Future of Semiconductor Industry from “Fabless” Perspectives

Dr. Roawen Chan, VP Manufacturing Operation, Marvell Semiconductor

February 8

3-Dimensional Monolithic Nonvolatile Memories and the Future of Solid-State Data Storage

Dr. Michael Vyvoda, Director, Technology Transfer and Fab Operations, SanDisk Corporation

February 29

Research of Germanium on Insulator (GeOI)

Haiyan Jin, Visiting Scholar, EECS/UCB

April 18

Metal Organic Frameworks: Novel Nanoporous Materials for Sensing Applications

Dr. Mark D. Allendorf, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore

April 25

The Role of Venture Capital in the Success of Today’s Technology Startups

Dr. Shahin Farshchi, Lux Capital Management, LLC, New York, NY

October 24

Carbon Nanotubes for Nanoelectronics-Synthesis and Integration

Dr. Yuegang Zhang, The Molecular Foundry, LBNL

November 7

Applications of Micro/Nano Technologies to Intelligent Wireless Communications Systems

Professor Bedri A. Cetiner, Electrical & Computer Engineering,  Utah State U.

December 5

FAB Optima™The Ultimate Program for Airborne Quality

Tool Cleanliness Characterization for Improving Productivity and Yields

Victor K.F. Chia, Ph.D.