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Jones Seminar: Semiconductor Device Innovation for the Age of Ambient Intelligence



3:30pm - 4:30pm ET

Spanos / Zoom

Livestream in Spanos Auditorium or Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 996 8259 6044
Passcode: 643954

As practical limits for transistor miniaturization are reached, alternative approaches for improving integrated-circuit functionality and energy efficiency at acceptable cost will be necessary to meet growing demand for information and communication technology. This presentation will cover some examples of semiconductor device innovation to enable ubiquitous information systems in the future.

About the Speaker(s)

Tsu-Jae King Liu
Dean of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley.

Tsu-Jae King Liu

Tsu-Jae King Liu earned her BS, MS and PhD degrees in electrical engineering at Stanford University. She was a staff member at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center until joining the electrical engineering and computer sciences faculty at the University of California, Berkeley, where she is now Dean of the College of Engineering.

Liu is internationally known in academia and industry for her innovations in semiconductor devices and technology, and is highly regarded for her achievements as an instructor, mentor and administrator. She is an IEEE Fellow, a National Academy of Engineering member, a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, and a board member for Intel Corporation and Maxlinear, Inc. Her awards and honors include the Intel Outstanding Researcher in Nanotechnology Award, the IEEE Aldert van der Ziel Award, the IEEE Electron Devices Society Education award, and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Significant Technical Achievement Award for her role in the development of the FinFET, an advanced transistor design used in all leading-edge computer chips today.


For more information, contact Ashley Parker at ashley.l.parker@dartmouth.edu.