2020-08-05 - Anton Shilov

Selective Tungsten Process Fights Resistance

Chipmakers now have a new manufacturing technology for more precise tungsten contact vias, which lead to performance, power, and area…

2020-07-03 - Nitin Dahad

New GAA Nanosheet Architecture to Drive Silicon Performance

IBM Research and CEA-Leti show their work on nanosheet architectures to drive the silicon performance needs of HPC applications...

2020-06-18 - Junko Yoshida

NXP Teams with TSMC on 5nm for Next-Gen Auto Platform

NXP will become the first automotive chip company to jump to TSMC’s 5nm process for the next generation automotive SoC…

2020-06-17 - Anton Shilov

Intel’s Path to 10nm: Past, Present, and Future

Intel was ambitious with its 10nm process technology plans — maybe too ambitious. Complications led to substantial delays, and to…