Tag Archive: Samsung

Oct 03

IEDM Taster

IEDM have issued a taster/teaser of their 2015 technical program along with session details. NVM enthusiasts will be interested in Session 10 on R(e)RAM and Session 3 which features PCRAM and Flash. Session 3….

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Mar 23

News: EUVL & 3D-NAND

deadline, what deadline

February always features two conferences important to the Semiconductor Manufacturing World: The SPIE Advanced Lithography Conference and ISSCC, EUV Lithography featured prominently at the former and an update on Samsung’s 3D-NAND was presented at the latter.

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Jan 06

Samsung 3D-NAND aka VNAND

Samsung were well ahead of their competitors in the mass memory market when they announced the volume manufacturing of 3D-NAND (VNAND) chips. Some excellent descriptions of this technology notably by Andy Walker of Schilitron Inc have appeared here on the Forum and elsewhere. Initially, there was a certain amount of skepticism….

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May 28

Patent Landscape by Blaise Mouttet

Blaise Mouttet is an interesting guy who runs a nanotech blog focused on IP  including ReRAM. He has just updated his study on US patents related to Resistance Switching Materials and Devices.

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Mar 10

Vertical Channel 3D NAND – An Optical Illusion?

from Andy Walker, Founder and President of Schiltron Corporation The concepts of 3D NAND and V-NAND have received so much publicity since last August that no-one should be faulted for thinking that we are on the verge of a sea-change in how high density Flash memory will be manufactured for many years to come.

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Feb 27

Discover our new Patent Landscape on Emerging Non-Volatile Memories

From Nicolas Baron, Co-founder and CEO, KnowMade, France. The integration limit of flash memories is approaching, and emerging Non-Volatile Memories (eNVM) to replace conventional Flash Memories have been proposed.

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Feb 24

ISSCC 2014

Highlights from this year’s ISSCC conference included more details of the Sony/Micron 16Gb ReRAM chip and Samsung’s 3D NAND (V-NAND) chip both of which have featured in recent Forum blogs. The Sony/Micron chip is more accurately described as

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Dec 09

Samsung Analyst Day

Samsung held an Analyst Day at the beginning of November which I missed at the time. In my defence, I don’t normally keep an eye out for such presentations from Samsung as the previous one was 5 years ago!

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Oct 15

Updating the Roadmap

While talking to David Eggleston, Principal, Intuitive Cognition Consulting* about the future of ReRAM/CBRAM, he pointed me to an interesting session at the latest Flash Memory Summit on ‘Flash below 20nm’. In the session, Applied Materials, SK hynix, Micron and SanDisk

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Sep 11

3D and the Flash Memory Summit

Samsung VNAND

I had an interesting chat with David Eggleston, Principal, Intuitive Cognition Consulting*, about last month’s Flash Memory Summit (FMS) in Santa Clara, CA. Dave organized

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May 20

IMW 2013

IMW2013

The International Memory Workshop (IMW 2013) takes place this week in Monterey CA*. This is 5th IMW although the conference can trace its roots through the Non-Volatile Semiconductor Memory Workshops back to 1976. Spread over three days, the conference has some 53 presentations

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