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Profile: Lam Research Taiwan

March 14, 2016

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Home to leading foundries, IC manufacturers, and design houses, Taiwan is one of the world’s largest producers of semiconductor chips. Back in 1992 – long …

Lam’s Rick Gottscho Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

February 22, 2016

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Dr. Rick Gottscho, executive vice president of Global Products at Lam, is among the 102 new members honored with election to the National Academy of …

Welcoming the Year of the Fire Monkey

February 8, 2016

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For centuries, celebrating the beginning of the lunar new year has been one of the most treasured annual holidays in many parts of Asia. The …

Highlights from 2015

January 4, 2016

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To help kick-off the new year, we thought we’d share a few of our favorite stories from 2015. These blog articles celebrated milestones like the …

From All of Us at Lam: Season’s Greetings!

December 17, 2015

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Time sure flies. It’s hard to believe that 2015 – with its unique events and many memorable moments – is almost over. From celebrating 50 …

Lam Receives Supplier Award from TowerJazz

December 14, 2015

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Lam Research was honored to receive the 2015 “Best Fab Tool Service” Supplier Award from TowerJazz, a leading global specialty foundry. The award recognized Lam …

Celebrating 35 Years of Innovation

December 7, 2015

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Remember what technology looked like back in 1980? Fortunately things like those giant “brick” cell phones have evolved into small and powerful devices like the …

Profile: Lam Research Oregon

November 30, 2015

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Located in the heart of Oregon’s “Silicon Forest,” Lam’s 58-acre Tualatin campus is about 15 miles southwest of downtown Portland and has been in operation …

The Art of Innovation

October 26, 2015

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When it comes to innovation, art and science have a lot in common – especially the need for inspiration. That’s why art inspired by Lam’s …

Lam Goes to Washington for Climate Forum

October 19, 2015

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Martin Anstice, Lam president and CEO, and Dave Hemker, senior VP and CTO, were honored to join U.S. President Barack Obama, government officials, and business …

A 35-Year Perspective – Lam’s Technologies

October 5, 2015

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Since first opening our doors in 1980, we have significantly expanded the markets and applications that our products and technologies serve. In this final article …

A 35-Year Perspective – Company Highlights

July 27, 2015

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The industry has changed significantly over the past 35 years – and so has Lam. Since 1980, numerous decisions, achievements, and changes have contributed to …

Etch Milestone Highlights Advanced Variability Control

July 13, 2015

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To create smaller and denser features for advanced devices, chipmakers are turning to multiple patterning techniques. Because these are multi-step processes, managing variability is critical …

New Products Enable Inflections for Advanced Devices

July 13, 2015

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Deposition and etch processes play vital roles in enabling technology inflections like multiple patterning and 3D structures that are used to create smaller, faster, and …

A 35-Year Perspective – Industry Milestones

May 26, 2015

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This article continues our look back over the past 35 years since Lam was founded. In our first perspective piece, we took a look at …

Collaboration Leads to Promising New Metallization Approach

May 19, 2015

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Joint research in the semiconductor industry often drives innovative solutions for future technology nodes and is particularly valuable for exploring options several generations – and …

Etch Performance Plus Productivity – Enabling Advanced Memory Manufacturing

May 13, 2015

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As manufacturers move to high-volume production for 3D NAND and advanced DRAM, chips must be fabricated quickly with repeatable results for every device on every …

A 35-Year Perspective – End-User Devices

March 16, 2015

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As we commemorate Lam’s 35th anniversary, journey back with us to remember and appreciate some amazing semiconductor technology developments and their impact over the years. …

An Irrational Celebration: Super Pi Day

March 14, 2015

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March 14 has become an annual day of celebration around the world, particularly among those in the technology and engineering communities, as the date is …

Celebrating the Year of the Sheep

February 19, 2015

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This week marks the beginning of the Lunar New Year and the “Year of the Sheep.” For our Asian friends, colleagues, and associates, welcoming the …