Keywords: semiconductor, atomic-scale, materials
Summary:The tools and processes used to fabricate semiconductor devices are among the most advanced in any industry worldwide. Industry-wide, billions of R&D dollars are spent annually to create and modify the specially-engineered materials needed to power the world’s digital transformation. Applied Materials is the leading provider of such high end equipment and processes. This talk focuses on the applicability of high-end materials engineering expertise as applied to non-semiconductor applications. As industries such as health science, artificial intelligence, transportation, and wireless connectivity search for novel breakthroughs, semiconductor-like materials may provide an answer.