A recent patent granted to SanDisk describes a Set/reset algorithm which detects and repairs weak cells in resistive-switching memory device”. One of the inventors was kind enough to alert me to this and describes the importance as follows:
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Update At Intermolecular’s Q1 2014 conference call. more details emerged about IMI’s semiconductor related activity. Q1 was obviously tough as CDP’s with ATMI and Global Foundries as well as SanDisk/Toshiba ended and precipitated an 18% head count reduction. Ouch…. The Micron program, however continues and with Dave Lazovsky, IMI President and CEO stating “Micron’s first …
Following on from the last post on ReRAM related news from the SPIE Advanced Lithography Conference in February, some words on a panel session on ‘Alternative Forms of Scaling’ covering the various 3D approaches to scaling.
The SPIE Litho conference every February is one of the things I really miss being located this side of the Pond. I used to attend regularly starting when it was held at the San Jose Fairmont. I was involved in running one of the sub conferences and participated in various sessions and panels. The great …
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
While doing due diligence on the recent ISSCC posts, I came across mention of Toshiba/SanDisk’s development partner, Intermolecular (IM), based in San Jose, CA. (It just so happens that several former colleagues are currently working at IM as the Silicon Valley job cycle takes another turn). As I mentioned in a Blog on the Stanford …
It’s already being referred to as simply “Paper 12.1” from this year’s 60th edition of the ISSCC in San Francisco. Paper 12.1 is of course the Toshiba/SanDisk paper describing a bilayer 32Gbit ReRAM chip. Unfortunately I was not at the conference. A few details of the paper have emerged and some colleagues have been kind …