SMC 18 Gert Leusink BIO

Gert Leusink
Sr. Director Technology Development
Tokyo Electron Limited

Gert J. Leusink is currently Sr. Director Technology Development and Sr. Member Technical Staff of Tokyo Electron (TEL). Dr. Leusink joined TEL in 1998, starting in its TEL Arizona subsidiary and is now based in TEL Technology Center America in Albany NY. Before joining TEL, he has held positions as faculty research associate at Delft University of Technology and Arizona State University in the area of semiconductor process technology since 1987 before joining Materials Research Corporation in 1995.

Dr. Leusink has managed projects evaluating process technologies for introduction in the 5+ year distant timeframe for gate stacks, contacts, interconnects, patterning and memory applications. He has authored over 100 technical publications, is an inventor of over 50 issued US patents and holds MS and PhD degrees in Metallurgy and Applied Physics from Delft University of Technology (the Netherlands).