Joint Tutorial EL07/EL19— Low-Dimensional Materials and Heterostructures—Fundamentals and Industrial Perspectives

Sunday, November 26, 2023
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Hynes, Level 2, Room 210

Instructors: Kibum Kang, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology; Daewon Ha, Samsung Electronics; Qing Cao, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; Benjamin Groven, Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre (IMEC); Pascal Ruffieux, Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology; Gabriela Borin Barin, Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology

In the past few years, there have been tremendous scientific advances and technological development in the field of low-dimensional materials and heterostructures. The unique capability of constructing materials and design their properties to the limit of the atomic scale has enabled intriguing new physics and chemistry, which has brought out-of-box strategies of solving a serious of the most vital problems in microelectronics and information technology. This tutorial aims to overview the most recent research activities among the academia and the semiconductor industry in 1D and 2D materials and their heterostructures and provide both the fundamental and practical perspectives of the this field.

This tutorial will cover the following topics:

  • Large-scale synthesis, assembly and fabrication technologies for carbon nanotubes, 2D materials and heterostructures
  • Advanced atomic-resolution characterization techniques for low-dimensional materials
  • Semiconductor device physics and advanced electronic device technologies based on 1D and 2D semiconductors
  • Industrial-scale manufacturing and commercialization of low-dimensional materials

The learning objects of this tutorial are:

  • Obtain the fundamental knowledge of synthesis, fabrication technologies, and electronic devices of 1D/2D semiconductors and their heterostructures.
  • Learn the cutting-edge research and development activities from both the academic and the industrial perspectives

Tutorial Schedule

8:30 am
Carbon Nanotubes—Unique Properties, Electronic Applications and Challenges
Qing Cao; University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, United States

9:30 am

10:00 am
Graphene Nanoribbons—Bottom-Up Fabrication and Fundamental Properties
Pascal Ruffieux; Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Switzerland

11:00 am
Graphene Nanoribbons—Processability and Applications
Gabriela Borin Barin; Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Switzerland

12:00 pm 

1:30 pm
Synthesis and Fabrication of 2D Materials and Heterostructures
Kibum Kang; Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea (the Republic of)

2:30 pm 

3:00 pm
Wafer-Scale Integration of 2D Materials
Benjamin Groven, Interuniversity Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre (IMEC), Belgium

4:00 pm
Industrial Perspectives and Commercialization of 2D Material Based Electronics
Daewon Ha; Samsung Electronics, Korea (the Republic of)

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