IBM Researchers Take Home Innovation Prize for Semiconductor Research


IBM scientists have been recognized with the 2017 Compound Semiconductor Industry Innovation Award. The recognition is a culmination of five years of research by the Zurich-based team which is focused...

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Nanotechnology

March 8, 2017

IBM at SPIE: Seven Advancements for Beyond 7nm Chips


When we announced the industry’s first functional 7 nanometer node (7nm) test chips in 2015, with our GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Samsung partners, we knew the process for the chips to reach...

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Materials Science

February 27, 2017

Advancing toward 7nm


This is the fourth of a four-part series about IBM featured papers at IEDM 2016. The annual International Electron Devices Meeting is “the world's pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs...

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December 2, 2016

Another kind of chip with carbon nanotubes


This is the second of a four-part series about IBM featured papers at IEDM 2016. The annual International Electron Devices Meeting is “the world's pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs...

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December 2, 2016

Mapping hot spots at 10nm and below


This is the first of a four-part series about IBM featured papers at IEDM 2016. The annual International Electron Devices Meeting is “the world's pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs...

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December 2, 2016

A nanometer leap to trillions of transistors


IBM Research scientist Qing Cao develops way to link carbon nanotubes Scientists and engineers don’t need to wear clapboards in Times Square declaring “The end of Moore’s Law is near.”...

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October 19, 2016

IBM and Hartree Centre collaboration makes significant progress in first...


The research is part of a collaboration with the Science and Technology Facilities Council’s Hartree Centre and IBM, which launched a little more than a year ago as part of...

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October 6, 2016

Cell engineering can give IBM Watson “microscopic eyes”


What if your cells could actually see? Today, scientists at IBM Research’s Almaden lab in the Silicon Valley are pioneering a new field of discipline – cell engineering – that...

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September 26, 2016

Building IBM’s inventions


When most visitors tour IBM’s Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, an hour north of New York City, they are often shown the wall of Fellows, a portrait...

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September 6, 2016

Imaging atoms on 2D atomic crystals in liquids


IBM scientists in Zurich have achieved another breakthrough in the field of atom-by-atom imaging and metrology.

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August 12, 2016

Materials scientists teach nanowires how to ‘dance’


The ultra-high vacuum electron microscope tucked away in a lab down a nondescript aisle on the ground floor of the IBM Thomas J Watson Research Center (itself tucked away in...

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July 29, 2016