Prospect and challenges for carbon nanotube transistors in high performance nanoelectronics beyond 2020

Aaron D.  Franklin

Aaron D. Franklin

Research Staff Member

IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

Aaron received his Ph.D. from Purdue University in 2008 and his B.S. degree from Arizona State University in 2004, both in electrical engineering. Currently, he is a Research Staff Member at IBMs T. J. Watson Research Center, working in the carbon technology group. His research focuses on the integration of carbon-based nanomaterials into high performance electronic devices. His Ph.D. research was funded by a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship and involved the fabrication of vertical carbon nanotube transistors. Before beginning his graduate studies, he worked as a Component Design Engineer for Intel Corporation.