Two days, five themes, over 30 inspiring presentations

Presentations are grouped into five key themes which collectively provide complete coverage of the compound semiconductor industry.

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2017 Conference Agenda

Day 1 - Tuesday 7th March 2017
Start Finish Speaker Presentation Title
08:00 08:50 REGISTRATION - Including tea/coffee
08:50 09:00 HOUSEKEEPING - Andrew Nelson, Conference Chair

Refining communication technologies

09:00 09:25 Zach Griffith, Teledyne Technologies
InP HBTs for high-power 70 to 500 GHz amplification: Its status today and where it is going
09:25 09:45 Asif Anwar, Strategy Analytics
The foundry of the 2020's
09:45 10:05 Dylan Kelly, Murata The All-Silicon Handset—Transforming the Vision into a Reality
10:05 10:25 Bernd Heinz, Evatec Al(1-x)ScxN films for use in RF devices
10:25 10:45 David Danzilio, WIN Semiconductors Advancing GaAs Integration
10:45 11:15 COFFEE BREAK

Exploiting heterogeneous integration

11:15 11:40 Daniel Green, DARPA
Advancing technology with heterogeneous integration
11:40 12:00 Soon-Fatt Yoon, Nanyang Technological University Heterogeneous integration of III-V devices on Silicon with ultra-thin buffer utilising interfacial misfit dislocations
12:00 12:20 Jesus A Del Alamo, Microsystems Technology Laboratories Refining the III-V finFET
12:20 12:40 Nadine Collaert, imec Looking for the ultimate low-power switch: the promise of tunnel FETs
12:40 13:40 LUNCH BREAK
13:40 14:00 Veeresh Deshpande, IBM Advancing CMOS and going beyond, with III-V channels
14:00 14:20 Shengkai Wang, Institute of Chinese Academy of Sciences III-Vs and germanium for future logic
14:20 14:40 Arnaud Furnemont, imec 3D NAND scaling: an opportunity for alternative channel materials
14:40 15:00 Gerard Colston, Advanced Epi Materials & Devices Silicon carbide heteroepitaxy for mass production of semiconductor devices
15:00 15:20 Julie Orlando, Nanotronics Leveraging Computer Vision, Machine Learning, & Artificial Intelligence to Assign Causality of Defects
15:20 15:40 Reinhard Windemuth, Panasonic Solutions for wafer-level packaging
15:40 16:00 AFTERNOON TEA

Optimising light emitters  - Sponsored By

16:00 16:25 Hsu Chen Ke, Sanan Optoelectronics
Creating the biggest and best LED chipmaker in China
16:25 16:45 Oleg Shchekin, Lumileds Non-linear processes in LEDs and engineering for efficiency at high power densities
16:45 17:05 Martin Behringer, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors LED - more than just a light emitting cube
17:05 17:25 Tatsushi Hamaguchi, Sony Corporation Fulfilling the promise of the GaN VCSEL
17:25 17:45 Bedwyr Humphreys, Seren Photonics Overcoming the green gap using semi-polar GaN
17:45 17:55 CLOSING REMARKS - Andrew Nelson, Conference Chair

Day 2 - Wednesday 8th March 2017
Start Finish Speaker Presentation Title
08:00 08:50 REGISTRATION - Including tea/coffee
08:50 09:00 HOUSEKEEPING - Andrew Nelson, Conference Chair

Revolutionising Gallium Nitride RF chips

09:00 09:25 John Palmour, Wolfspeed
GaN-on-SiC RF: Poised for rapid adoption
09:25 09:45 Zhen Zong, Yole Développement
GaN RF industry: landscape and future evolution
09:45 10:05 Rocco Giofrè, University of Rome Tor Vergata GaN Doherty amplifiers for backhaul radio links
10:05 10:25 Michael Ziehl, MACOM The virtues of GaN-on-silicon
10:25 10:50 COFFEE BREAK

Perfecting power electronics

10:50 11:15 Toshimi Hitora, FLOSFIA
Unleashing the potential of gallium oxide
11:15 11:35 Sudhakar Raman, Veeco Enabling 5G RF-GaN Electronics through Innovative MOCVD Technology
11:35 11:55 John Voltz, Ferrotec Bigger wafers for heterogenous devices?
11:55 12:15 Cem Basceri, Quora Technology 8-inch Diameter High voltage GaN power device wafers enabling unmatched cost, performance and application scale
12:15 12:35 Edwin Chew, KLA-Tencor SiC and GaN Defect Inspection for Power Device Market
12:35 12:55 Jens Voigt, AIXTRON Establishing the tool-of-record for wide bandgap device manufacturing
12:55 13:45 LUNCH BREAK
13:45 14:05 Torsten Stoll, Nanometrics Study of Deep Ultra Violet Optical Property of AlGaN/GaN 2DEG Heterostructures
14:05 14:25 Markus Behet, EpiGaN From Hype to Reality: GaN/Si - where are we today?
14:25 14:45 Ke Xu, Nanowin Bulk GaN substrate grown by HVPE
14:45 15:05 Presentation to be announced
15:05 15:25 Frédéric Dupont, Exagan Driving the GaN Power Device roadmap for large scale adoption
15:25 15:45 Sujit Banerjee, Monolith Semiconductor Slashing chip costs with SiC-on-silicon
15:45 16:05 Isik Kizilyalli, ARPA-E Current topics in electronic devices based on wide band-gap semiconductors for power applications and energy efficiency
16:05 16:15 CLOSING REMARKS - Andrew Nelson, Conference Chair

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