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The semiconductor industry’s next inflection point

| December 2, 2021 | Corporate, Technology
For decades, the semiconductor industry has been defined by our ability to innovate. Each time we’ve been faced with seemingly insurmountable technological challenges, we have invented innovative approaches and methods to solve them, and in doing so, we’ve helped to transform how the world works, plays, learns, and connects.


Tech Brief: Memory “Grows Up” with 3D NAND

| April 11, 2016 | Industry, Technology

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Since its introduction in the 1980s, NAND flash memory has radically changed how we store our digital data. Remember ordering duplicate photos when getting camera …

Lam Internship Program: Helping Shape Tomorrow’s Technology and Business Leaders

| April 4, 2016 | Life at Lam

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At Lam we encourage students interested in engineering, science, or business to gain hands-on industry experience through our internship programs. Working alongside our employees, interns …

Lam Joins Prestigious Forbes and FORTUNE Lists

| March 28, 2016 | Corporate, Life at Lam

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This year Lam has been recognized with inclusion on two prestigious lists:  Forbes’ America’s 500 Best Employers and FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s 350 Most Admired Companies. Receiving …

Heart & Soles 2016: Tackling the School Lunch Nutrition Challenge One Step at a Time

| March 21, 2016 | Community

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Did you know that obesity has more than doubled in children and quadrupled in adolescents in the past 30 years in the U.S.? Or that …

Profile: Lam Research Taiwan

| March 14, 2016 | Corporate, Life at Lam

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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 …

SEMICON China to Showcase Semiconductor Industry

| March 4, 2016 | Technology

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The global semiconductor industry will be heading to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre for this year’s SEMICON China, which takes place March 15-17. Held …

Tech Brief: The Role of Technology Inflections

| February 29, 2016 | Industry, Technology

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We often hear the word “inflection” used in the semiconductor industry, but what does it mean? In general, inflection refers to a point of change. …

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

| February 22, 2016 | Corporate

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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 …

Latest Developments in Advanced Lithography on Stage at SPIE Symposium

| February 15, 2016 | Technology

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Is Moore’s Law still on track? Can transistors, already more than a thousand times smaller than a grain of sand, continue to get even smaller? …

Welcoming the Year of the Fire Monkey

| February 8, 2016 | Corporate

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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 …

A Sense of Scale: How Small Is Small?

| February 1, 2016 | Industry, Technology

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One of the most astounding aspects of semiconductor chips is their incredibly small scale. Practically measured in atoms, some feature dimensions are on the order …

Lam Cares: Holiday Giving Wrap-Up

| January 25, 2016 | Community

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To celebrate the holiday season and the year end, our employees embarked on a “Lam Cares” campaign to give back to our local communities. Through …

Looking Ahead to 2016

| January 18, 2016 | Industry, Technology

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With the new year underway, you may be wondering what lies ahead for the semiconductor world. Once again, Solid State Technology has checked in with …

Journal Papers Showcase Research at Lam

| January 11, 2016 | Technology

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From materials research to plasma fundamentals, Lam’s technologists are contributing to practical and theoretical developments in their fields. One way they help advance technology and …

Highlights from 2015

| January 4, 2016 | Corporate

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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 | Community, Corporate

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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 | Corporate

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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 | Corporate, Life at Lam

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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 | Corporate, Life at Lam

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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 …

Racing Around the Community

| November 19, 2015 | Community

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We strive to embody Lam’s Core Values at work and in our communities, and some of our recent outreach events are a good demonstration of …