27th SEMI Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference (ASMC 2016)

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ASMC 2016 Call for Papers is Open!

Download the ASMC 2016 call for papers now.  Abstracts are due no later than 2 November.  Click on the Author Kit for additional instructions.  For a good conference overview, please read this review in 3D InCites.  

For over 25 years, ASMC has been a leading international technical conference for exploring solutions to improve the collective microelectronics manufacturing expertise. Solving the challenges presented by semiconductor manufacturing is an ongoing collaborative effort by users, device makers, equipment and materials suppliers and academia. ASMC provides an unparalleled platform for semiconductor professionals to network and learn the latest information in the practical application of advanced manufacturing strategies and methodologies. If you did not attend ASMC 2015, here's what you missed...

Tom CaulfieldKeynote: Balancing Eco-System Value
Creation and Value Capture

Thomas Caulfield, Ph.D., DES (biography)
Sr. Vice President and General Manager

Frances RossKeynote: A Dynamic View of Nanostructure Growth

Frances M. Ross, Ph.D. (biography)
Research Staff Member Nanoscale Materials Analysis Department
T.J. Watson Research Center, IBM Corporation


Keynote: The Semiconductor Industry at an Economic Crossroads

Robert Maire (biography)
Semiconductor Advisors

Paul McEuenThe Science, Technology and Art of Graphene

Prof. Paul L. McEuen (biography)
John A. Newman Professor of Physical Science, Director, LAASP and Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science, Department of Physics
Cornell University

Gurtej SandhuEmerging Memories Technology Landscape

Gurtej S. Sandhu, Ph.D. (biography)
Senior Fellow, IEEE Fellow, Director, Advanced Technology Development, Process R&D
Micron Technology, Inc.

Panel Discussion: 

Semiconductor Manufacturing: Keeping the Silicon Magic Alive

Moderator: Paul Werbaneth, Contributing Editor, 3D InCites


  • Kerry Bernstein, Program Manager, DARPA
  • Danielle Merfeld, Ph.D., Global Technology Director, Electrical Technologies & Systems, GE Global Research
  • Jeffrey Marks, Ph.D., Vice President of Advanced Technology, Lam Research 
  • Lynn Fuller, Ph.D., Professor Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology 
  • Robert Maire, President, Semiconductor Advisors
Who attends ASMC?
  • IC Manufacturers
  • Equipment Manufacturers
  • Materials Suppliers
  • Chief Technology Officers
  • Operations Managers
  • Process Engineers
  • Product Managers
  • Academia...

...from across the global semiconductor supply chain.  If you didn't attend ASMC 2015, learn what you missed!

ASMC 2014 Best Paper Award, sponsored by Entegris
"Assessment of minority-alloy component segregation (e.g. Mn , Al) in back end of line copper trench structures using Kelvin probe technique"
Joyeeta Nag, Kriteshwar K Kohli, Andrew H Simon, Siddarth A Krishnan, Christopher Parks, IBM Corporation; Shishir Ray, Felipe Tijiwa-Birk, GLOBALFOUNDRIES

ASMC 2014 Best Student Paper Award, sponsored by GLOBALFOUNDRIES
"Mueller Matrix Optical Scatterometry of Si Fins Patterned using Directed Self-Assembly Block Copolymer Line Arrays"
Dhairya J. Dixit, Alain Diebold, Manasa Medikonda,College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering; Brennan Peterson, Joe Race, Nanometrics 

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ASMC Committee

SEMI thanks the ASMC committee members, who volunteer countless hours in support of our annual conference.

Author Kit

Authors presenting a technical paper at ASMC 2016, please visit the author kit for due dates, templates and additional information.

Justify Your Attendance
Use the testimonial above and our justification letter template to show why your participation ASMC 2016 will benefit you and your organization. 


Sponsorship opportunities for this event are available.  To become a sponsor, contact Magaret Kindling at mkindling@semi.org or 1.202.393.5552

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