1st C-DEN Workshop

Friday, November 4, 2016
10:00am to 5:00pm
Cadence Design Systems
2655 Seely Avenue, Bldg #5
San Jose, CA 95134

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Important Timetable
Wednesday, October 19Poster/Talk titles/advisors/categories due to Kyle
Wednesday, October 26Final Posters/Talk Slides due to Kyle in PDF format

Agenda Outline
 9:00am - 10:00amRegistration / Refreshments
10:00am - 10:10am Welcome / Opening Remarks - Andrew Kahng, UCSD
Dr. Qi Wang, Corporate Vice President, Cadence
10:10am - 10:40am Morning Keynote Vassilios Gerousis (Cadence)
"Challenge of 7nm and below"
10:40am - 10:50am BREAK
10:50am - 12:10pm Student Technical Talks

Aamod Shanker (Advisor: Waller, UCB)
"Differential intensity imaging of mask topography effects in an aerial imaging tool"

Yasmine Badr (Advisor: Gupta, UCLA)
"New Integration Primitives for Density Scaling"

Design Enablement
Hyein Lee (Advisor: Kahng, UCSD)
"PROBE: A Placement, Routing, Back-End-of-line Measurement Utility"
12:10pm - 1:15pm LUNCH
1:15pm - 1:45pm

Afternoon Keynote Dirk Seidel (Zeiss)
"Challenges in Imaging Simulations"
1:45pm - 2:30pm Poster Lightning Session

  • Enabling Nano-Fabrication with Atomic Precision in Etch Directionality and Selectivity
    Nicholas Altieri (Advisor: Chang, UCLA)
  • Monte Carlo Modeling of Secondary Electron Trajectories and Quantum Efficiency Statistics in EUV Resists
    Suchit Bhattarai (Advisor: Naulleau/Neureuther, UCB)
  • EUV Mask Simulation and Optimization
    Stuart Sherwin (Advisor: Naulleau/Neureuther/Waller, UCB)
  • Understanding radiation-induced photo-electron chemistry in high cross-section organometallic resist materials
    Colin Wahl (Advisor: Naulleau/Neureuther, UCB)
  • Impact of EUV SRAF on Bossung Tilt
    Yow-Gwo Wang (Advisor: Naulleau/Neurether, UCB)
  • Impact of noise sources and optical design on defect sensitivity for EUV actinic pattern inspection Yow-Gwo Wang (Advisor: Naulleau/Neureuther, UCB)
  • Advanced Nanoscale Fabrication for Versatile in-situ TEM Studies of Metal-semiconductor Reactions and Interfaces
    Renjie Chen (Advisor: Dayeh, UCSD)
  • Monolithic High-Power Integrated Circuits Employing Vertical GaN MISFETs with Si CMOS Gate Drive Circuit for High Power Application
    Woojin Choi (Advisor: Dayeh, UCSD)
  • Large Area Maskless Patterning for the CHIPS Si-IF
    Steven Moran (Advisor: Iyer, UCLA)
Design Enablement
  • Updates on Computational Frameworks for Enablement of Directed Self-Assembly (DSA) for Via Layers
    Yasmine Badr (Advisor: Gupta, UCLA)
  • Optimal Generalized H-Tree Topology and Buffering for High-Performance and Low-Power Clock Distribution
    Kwangsoo Han (Advisor: Kahng, UCSD)
  • PROBE: A Placement + ROuting + Back-End-of-line Measurement Utility
    Hyein Lee (Advisor: Kahng, UCSD)
  • Improved Multi-Bit Flip-Flop Based Low-Power Design Implementation
    Jiajia Li (Advisor: Kahng, UCSD)
  • Direct M1 Routing-Aware Detailed Placement for Congestion and Wirelength Reduction
    Lutong Wang (Advisor: Kahng, UCSD)
  • In-Bound Power Vertical Channel Device Layout Generation
    Wei-Che Wang (Advisor: Gupta, UCLA)
  • Bounding Monolithic 3DIC Design and Integration: Power Delivery Analysis
    Ahmed Youssef (Advisor: Kahng, UCSD)
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Poster Session / Refreshments
3:45pm - 4:15pm

Steering Committee Meeting

4:15pm - 5:00pm

Steering Committee + Faculty Meeting


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