January 15, 2021
The metal has done sterling service for 20 years but the time is approaching to find a replacement for copper as problems with parasitics continue to build up, work presented at last month’s IEDM shows. But it's not an obvious switch.
December 21, 2020
Work by the University of Toronto and Arm presented at IEDM indicates plasmonics could be a viable contender for high-speed chip-chip communications.
December 18, 2020
Work presented at IEDM 2020 shows taking advantage of the IC backside for power and ground for the additional area can deliver further benefits for IR drop and security.
December 17, 2020
At IEDM this year, Macronix showed how a 3D architecture may bring back NOR flash, which stopped scaling a decade ago.
December 15, 2020
Imec's senior vice president of CMOS outlined future directions for the technology over the coming decade.
November 9, 2020
This year's IEDM will feature papers that exploit stacked nanoribbons to reduce CMOS footprint, graphene interconnects that support easier integration, and the variability prospects of 2D semiconductors.
June 24, 2020
The organizers of the 66th annual IEDM have decided to hold the December conference virtually.
May 28, 2020
The IEEE plans to stage the 66th International Electron Device Meeting as a physical event in mid-December.