Carbon Nanomaterials are Pushing Copper Aside in Chip Interconnects

Carbon Nanomaterials are Pushing Copper Aside in Chip Interconnects

spectrum.ieee.org 11 Dec '17, 2pm

The landmarks set by the International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors (ITRS) don’t always happen on their predicted dates. For instance, the ITRS predicted that by 2015 , copper-based vias that connect the silicon surface to a chip’s wiring and connect one layer of wiring to another simply would not be able to do the job anymore. Well, copper-based vias and interconnects are still with us. However, investigators believe it's not too early to think about what should come next. Kaustav Banerjee , a professor at the University of California-Santa Barbara, is one of the world’s leading researchers exploring the use of carbon-based nanom...

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digitimes.com 11 Dec '17, 9am

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