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Presentations and Articles 2021

 

Presentations yearly index page

 

Intel Discusses Scaling Innovations at IEDM - a discussion of two papers Intel presented on logic scaling at IEDM 2021. This article was posted on SemiWiki om December 14, 2021.

 

IEDM invited paper, X.-W. Lin, V. Moroz, X. Xu, Y. Gao, D. Rennie, P. Asenov, S. Smidstrup, D. Sherlekar, Z. Qin, T. Fang, J. Lee, M. Choi, and S. Jones, "Heterogeneous Integration Enabled by the State-of-the-Art 3DIC and CMOS Technologies: Design, Cost, and Modeling," IEDM (2021). Contact the IEEE to get a copy of the paper. Presented December 13, 2021.

 

SISPAD – Cost Simulations to Enable PPAC Aware Technology Development - a write up of my keynote address at SISPAD. This article was posted on SemiWiki on October 31, 2021.

 

TSMC Arizona fab cost revisited - an analysis of the cost for TSMC to operate a fab in Arizona versus their fabs in Taiwan. This article was posted on SemiWiki on October 13, 2021.

 

SISPAD paper and Keynote address, Scotten W. Jones," Cost Simulations to Enable PPAC Aware Technology Development" SISPAD (2021). Contact the IEEE to get a copy of the paper. Presented September 29, 2021.

 

Intel Accelerated - an analysis of Intel's Intel Accelerated announcement. This article was posted on SemiWiki on July 27, 2021.

 

VLSI Technology Symposium – Imec Alternate 3D NAND Word Line Materials - a write up of Imec's work on alternative word line materials for 3DNAND. This article was posted on SemiWiki on July 19, 2021.

 

VLSI Technology Symposium – Imec Forksheet - a write up of Imec's Forksheet paper from the VLSI Technology Symposium. This article was published on SemiWiki on July 6, 2021.

 

VLSI Symposium – TSMC and Imec on Advanced Process and Devices Technology Toward 2nm - a write up of the TSMC and Imec short course advanced logic presentations. This article was published on SemiWiki on July 2, 2021.

 

Is IBM’s 2nm Announcement Actually a 2nm Node? - an analysis of the recent IBM "2nnm" announcement and how it compares to Samsung and TSMC 3nm and 2nm node. This article was published on SemiWiki on May, 9, 2021.

 

Ireland – A Model for the US on Technology - a discussion of Ireland's proactive approach to encouraging high tech investment including Intel. This article was published on SemiWiki on May 2, 2021.

 

How to Spend $100 Billion Dollars in Three Years - an analysis of TSMC's recent announcement that they will spend $100 billion dollars on capital between 2021, 2022 and 2023. This article was published on SemiWiki on April 26, 2021.

 

SPIE 2021 – Applied Materials – DRAM Scaling - a discussion of Applied Materials paper from the SPIE Advanced Lithography Conference in February, on DRAM scaling. This article was posted on SemiWiki on April 8, 2021.

 

Kioxia and Western Digital and the current Kioxia IPO/Sale rumors - a discussion of Kioxia and Western Digitals Flash technology and industry position. This article was published on SemiWiki on April 6, 2021.

 

Intel's IDM 2.0 - an analysis of Intel's issues over the last several years and the IDM 2.0 announcement from the company. This article was published on SemiWiki on March 24, 2021.

 

SPIE 2021 – ASML DUV and EUV Updates - at the SPIE Advanced Lithography Conference in February, ASML gave an update on their latest DUV and EUV systems, this article summarizes the presentations. This article was published on SemiWiki on March 17, 2021.

 

TSMC plans six wafer fabs in Arizona - a discussion of recent rumors around TSMC's plan for their Arizona fab site. This article was published on SemiWiki on March 10, 2021.

 

Intel Node Names - an analysis of how Intel nodes compare to TSMC nodes and a proposed method for renaming Intel nodes to match TSMC's nodes. This article was published on SemiWiki on February, 15, 2021.

 

ISS 2021 – Scotten W. Jones – Logic Leadership in the PPAC era - a write up of the talk our president Scotten W. Jones gave at ISS 2021. This article was published on SemiWiki on January 15, 2021.

 

IEDM 2021 - Imec Plenary Talk - a summary of Imec's very informative plenary talk at IEDM in December 2020, on the current status and future of leading edge semiconductor technology. This article was published on SemiWiki on January 8, 2021.

 

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