U.S. Aims for 20% of World’s Leading Edge Semiconductor Production by 2030

Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo believes investments in leading-edge logic chips manufacturing will put the U.S. on track to produce roughly 20 percent of the world’s leading-edge logic chips by the end of the decade.

Sarcina Joins Intel Foundry Services Accelerator Design Services Alliance

Sacrina brings application specific advanced packaging services to IFS customers.

The ‘Blank Sheet’ that Delivered Intel’s SoC Design Change

Rethinking chip architecture from the ground up is no small feat. Intel Core Ultra is Intel’s biggest SoC design change in 40 years, and Wilson, a 22-year Intel veteran, says it took a unique team with a massive breadth of expertise.

How the CHIPs Act Changed the Chip Industry – A Year Later

One year after passing the CHIPs Act, and there are still questions about whether its influence will be positive or negative.

Heterogeneous Integration: Expert Panel Addresses the Challenges Ahead

At SEMICON West, Applied Materials hosted a panel of experts that focused on emerging trends in heterogeneous design and integration using advanced packaging technology.

Intel 4 Process Drops Cobalt Interconnect, Goes with Tried and Tested Copper with Cobalt Liner/Cap

At the VLSI Symposia in June, Intel presented a paper “Intel 4 CMOS Technology Featuring Advanced FinFET Transistors Optimized for High Density and High-Performance Computing.” Blogger Dick James reports on details of the interconnect strategy.

12 Midwest Institutions Launch Semiconductor-focused Network

A dozen Midwest research colleges and universities that have come together to form a group called the Midwest Regional Network to Address National Needs in Semiconductor and Microelectronics. The goal is to help advance the nation’s strengths in semiconductors and microelectronics.

Intel Signs Agreement with Brookfield to Jointly Invest up to $30 billion in Leading-edge Chip Factories in AZ

Intel announces a first-of-its-kind Semiconductor Co-Investment Program that introduces a new funding model to the capital-intensive semiconductor industry.

Shortages of Equipment, Design Engineers, Face Booming Semiconductor Industry

How to level the playing field with AI software engineers.

Intel ‘Has a Shot’ at Performance Leadership

Getting EUV tools may be challenging.