Dr. Surya Bhattacharya
Director of Industry Development (IPP & TSV Programs)
A*STAR Institute of Microelectronics (IME)
Dr. Surya Bhattacharya is Director of Industry Development for Interconnect & Packaging and Through-Silicon Via Programs for A*STAR Institute of Microelectronics (IME). Surya has over 20 years of experience ranging from 0.8micron to 28nanometer CMOS while working in the US semiconductor industry at both Fabless companies and Integrated Device Manufacturers (IDM). He joined IME from Qualcomm CDMA Technologies, San Diego, California, a world leader in semiconductor chips for 3G and LTE mobile phone markets. At Qualcomm, he served as Director of Foundry Engineering while he oversaw technology and manufacturing ramps across multiple foundries in Asia and around the world. Prior to Qualcomm, he was a Principal Foundry Engineer at Broadcom Corporation, Irvine, California, driving CMOS development and manufacturing for Broadcom's networking and wireless products at Asian foundries. He started his career at Rockwell Semiconductor Systems, Newport Beach, California, where he was Senior Manager for CMOS technology development for Rockwell's communication products.