Papers and Conferences

2020

  1. “STT-MRAM for Artificial Intelligence Applications”, SEMICON, Taipei, Taiwan, Sep 23-25, 2020
  2. “STT-MRAM for Embedded Memory Applications”, International Memory Workshop (IMW), Dresden, Germany, May 17-20, 2020

2019

  1. “Persistent Memory Productization driven by AI & ML”, Persistent Memory Summit, Santa Clara, CA, USA, Jan 24, 2019
  2. “Experimental Observation of Single Skymion Signatures in a Magnetic Tunnel Junction”, Physical Review Letters 112, 257201, 2019
  3. “MRAM Developer Day 2019 MRAM Update (Generic MRAM Interface)”, Flash Memory Summit. Santa Clara, CA, USA, Aug 5-8, 2019
  4. “MRAM Developer Day 2019 MRAM Update (Chiplets and MRAM)”, Flash Memory Summit. Santa Clara, CA, USA, Aug 5-8, 2019

2018

  1. “High performance perpendicular magnetic tunnel junction with Co/Ir interfacial anisotropy for embedded and standalone STT-MRAM applications”, Applied Physics Letters 112, 092402, 2018
  2. “STT-MRAM: Past History, Current Status and Future Perspectives”, (Invited) 2018 IEEE International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS), San Francisco, USA, March 11–15, 2018
  3. “Advanced CoFeB/MgO-based pMTJ design using strong Co/Ir interfacial anisotropy for high density standalone and embedded STT-MRAM applications”, (Invited) 2018 IEEE International Magnetic Conference (INTERMAG 2018), Singapore, April 23-27, 2018
  4. “High density 3D Cross-point STT-MRAM”, (Invited) 2018 IEEE International Memory Workshop, Westin Miyako, Kyoto, Japan, May 13–16, 2018
  5.  “3D Cross-point STT-MRAM”, (Invited) ImPACT SAHASHI Program 2018, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan,  June 29, 2018
  6. “STT-MRAM: From STANDALONE TO Embedded Products”, (Invited) 2018 Annual Meeting of Taiwan Association for Magnetic Technology, National Quemoy University, Taiwan R.O.C., July 9, 2018

2017

  1. “STT-MRAM TO MASS PRODUCTION”, (Invited) The 3rd ImPACT International Symposium on Spintronic Memory, Circuit and Storage, Qatar Science Computer Hall, Aobayama Campus, Tohoku University, September 23-25, 2017
  2. “Volatile Switch Selector Development for 3D STT-MRAM”, (Invited) The 7th Imec-Stanford International Workshop on Resistive Memories, Leuven, Belgium, September 7–8, 2017
  3. “STT-MRAM: On The Cusp of Mass Production”, (Keynote Talk) 2017 ShanghaiTech Workshop on Emerging Devices, Circuits and Systems (SWEDCS’2017), ShanghaiTech University, July 7-8, Shanghai, China
  4. “STT-MRAM Technology Overview”, (Invited) MISM 2017 Moscow International Symposium on Magnetism, Moscow State University, Russia, July 1-5, 2017
  5. “Perpendicular magnetic tunneling junction switching dynamic modes, extreme events, and performance scaling”, Applied Physics Letters 110, 212404 (2017)
  6. “3D Cross-Point Spin Transfer Torque Magnetic Random Access Memory”, (invited) SPIN Vol. 7, No. 4 (2017) 1740011
  7. “Threshold Switching Selector and 1S1R Integration Development for 3D Cross-point STT-MRAM”, 2017 IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), San Francisco, California (USA), December 2nd – 6th, 2017

2016

  1. “STT-MRAM Technology and Productization”, (invited), NCCAVS Advanced Memory Meeting, Santa Clara, California, April 21, 2016
  2. “Fully Functional 64Mb STT-MRAM Utilizing Advanced pMTJ on 300mm Wafers,”(invited), International Conference of the Asian Union of Magnetic Societies. Tainan, Taiwan, August 1-5, 2016
  3. “Extreme Events in STT-MRAM Speed Retention and Reliability” (invited), SPIE Nanoscience + Engineer Symposium, San Diego, California, August 28-September 1, 2016
  4. “Avalanche Technology, Leader in pMTJ Solutions”, Flash Memory Summit, Santa Clara California, August 9-11, 2016
  5. “STT-MRAM Technology, Mass Production and Beyond”, (Invited) 2nd ImPACT International Symposium on. Spintronic Memory, Circuit and Storage, Tsukuba International Congress Center, Japan, September 30, 2016

2015

  1. “Fully Functional 64Mb pMTJ STT-MRAM Chips on 300mm Wafers”, (invited), 2015 International Workshop: Spintronics VLSI, Sendai, Japan, Nov 20-21, 2015
  2. “Fully Functional pMTJ STT-MRAM Chips with Portable Manufacturing and Robust Performance,”(invited), 3rd US Government Workshop on Magnetic Tunnel Junctions, College Park, Maryland, Nov 4, 2015
  3. “pMTJ Driven STT-MRAM Sampling From 300 mm Process,” Flash Memory Summit, Santa Clara, CA, August 9-11, 2015
  4. “pMTJ Driven STT MRAM with 300mm Process,” (invited) 2015 Intermag Conference, Beijing, China, May 11-15, 2015
  5. “Spin-Orbitronics Memory Device with Matching and Self-reference Functionality,” (IEEE. Trans. on Magnetics, vol. 51, no.11, 1401504, 2015), 2015 Intermag Conference, Beijing, China, May 11-15, 2015
  6. “Unipolar Switching of Perpendicular MTJ for STT-MRAM Application,” 2015 Intermag Conference, Beijing, China, May 11-15, 2015
  7. “STT–MRAM: A Leading Emerging Nonvolatile Memory,” (invited) Huawei 2015 Annual Strategic Technology Meeting, Shenzhen, China, May 19-20, 2015

2014

  1. “pMTJ-Driven STT-MRAM Products with 300mm Process” — Canon Winter MRAM Forum, IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting, San Francisco, CA Dec. 16, 2014
  2. “Perpendicular magnetic tunnel junction with thin CoFeB/Ta/Co/Pd/Co reference layer,” Applied Physics Letters 105 (19), 192403(1)-192403(5), 2014
  3. “pMTJ-Driven STT-MRAM and Its Thermal Stability Scaling,” 2014 MMM Conference, Honolulu, Nov 3-7, 2014
  4. “Perpendicular magnetic tunnel junction with ultra-thin reference layer,” 2014 MMM Conference, Honolulu, Nov. 3-7, 2014
  5. “Novel Read Method of STT-MRAM Multi-Level-Cell,” 2014 MMM Conference, Honolulu, Nov. 3-7, 2014
  6. “Impact of Ion Beam Etch (IBE) on TMR and Switching Current of pMTJ STT-MRAM Cells on 300mm Wafers,” 2014 MMM Conference, Honolulu, Nov. 3-7, 2014
  7. “MRAM Panel” — Flash Memory Summit, Santa Clara, CA, August 6, 2014
  8. “Life Beyond Flash: New Non-Volatile Memory Technologies” — Flash Memory Summit, Santa Clara, August 7, 2014
  9. “Different Dielectric Breakdown Mechanisms Between RF-MgO and Natural Oxidized MgO”: Appl. Phys. Express 7, 083002-1 to 083002-4, 2014
  10. “pMTJ Driven STT-MRAM”: From Low Power Cache and SoC Memories to New Market Applications, Canon-Anelva MRAM Forum, San Francisco, July 9, 2014

2013

  1. “Multi-level Perpendicular MTJ STT-MRAM With Controlled Edge Field”, 2013 MMM Conference, Denver, Nov 4-8, 2013
  2. “Dramatic Reduction of Read Error through Pulse Width Control in Spin Torque Random Access Memory”, 2013 MMM Conference, Denver, Nov 4-8, 2013
  3. “MRAM: The Next Storage Memory”, Flash Memory Summit 2013, Aug. 12-15, 2013, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA
  4. “STT MRAM Technology: Status and Outlook”, The 3rd International Symposium on Advanced Magnetics Materials and Applications (ISAMMA), July 21-25, 2013, Taichung, Taiwan
  5. “STT MRAM: Perpendicular MTJ Prospective”, Panel discussion, 2013 5th IEEE International Memory Workshop (IMW), 26-29 May 2013, Monterey, CA
  6. “Write Error Rate Investigation of Spin Transfer Switched Magnetic Tunnel Junction”, The 3rd CSIS International Symposium on Spintronics-based VLSIs and The 11th RIEC International Workshop on Spintronics, Tohoku University, Jan.31-Feb.1, 2013 Sendai, Japan
  7. “Investigation of Write Error Rate in Spin Transfer Torque Magnetic Random Access Memory (STT-MRAM)”, 12th Joint MMM/Intermag Conference , Jan 14-18, 2013
  8. “Dramatic Reduction of Read Disturb Through Pulse Width Control in Spin Torque Random Access Memory”, Applied Physics Letters 103 (14), 142419, 2013
  9. “Bit error rate investigation of spin-transfer-switched magnetic tunnel junctions”, Applied Physics Letters 101 (14), 142406-142406-4, 2013

2012

  1. “STT -MRAM: Latest Advances and MTJ Roadmap”, Canon-Anelva MRAM Forum, 12 December, 2012, San Francisco
  2. “STT -MRAM Recent Progress and Roadmap”, 2012 International Workshop on Information Storage/9th International Symposium on Optical Storage, 21-24 October, 2012, Shanghai, China
  3. “Write Error Rate in Spin Transfer Torque Magnetic Random Access Memory”, SPIN Journal, Vol. 02 No. 3 pp12400, 2012
  4. “STT MRAM Recent Progress and Roadmap”, 9th International Symposium on Advanced Gate Stack Technology, October 3-4, 2012, Saratoga, NY
  5. “STT MRAM: Recent Strong Semiconductor Industry Traction”, The 2nd CSIS International Symposium on Spintronics-based VLSIs and The 8th RIEC International Workshop on Spintronics, Tohoku University 2-3 Feb. 2012 Sendai, Japan
  6. “STT MRAM: Recent Strong Semiconductor Industry Traction”, IEEE 8th Annual Full Day Symposium – “Emerging Non-Volatile Memory Technologies”, 6 April 2012, Texas Instruments Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Drive, Santa Clara, CA

2011

  1. “Progress and Outlook for STT MRAM”, 2011 Frontier of Spintronics /Nanoelectronics Workshop, April 24, 2011, Hsinchu Ambassador Hotel, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  2. “Progress and Outlook for STT MRAM”, Silicon Valley Magnetic Symposium Program, June 18, 2011, Cadence Design Systems Auditorium, 2655 Seely Avenue, San Jose, California
  3. “Spin Programmable Storage Solutions”, Flash Memory Summit 2011, Aug 11, 2011, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA
  4. “Recent Progress and Roadmap for STT MRAM”, The International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), Nov. 7-10, 2011, San Jose, California, USA
  5. “Recent Progress and Roadmap for STT MRAM”, New Non-Volatile Memory Workshop, Nov. 10-11, 2011, ITRI, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  6. “STT MRAM: Recent Industry Traction”, The 7th Taiwan International Conference on Spintronics (TICSpin), Dec. 2-5, 2011, “The Solas” spring resort, Taiwan

2010

  1. “STT MRAM: Recent Progress and Market Positions”, International Symposium on Integrated Functionalities (ISIF), June 13-16, 2010, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  2. “Recent Advances and Market Positions of Spin Torque MRAM”, The 21st Magnetic Recording Conference (TMRC 2010), Aug 16-18, 2010, University of San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
  3. “Recent Advances and Market Position of Spin-Torque MRAM”, Asia-Pacific Data Storage Conference (APDSC’10), Oct. 27-29, 2010, Parkview Hotel, Hualien,Taiwan
  4. “Latest Advances and Market Positions of Spin Torque MRAM”, The 6th Taiwan International Conference on Spintronics (TICSpin), Dec.1-3, 2010, Taichung, Taiwan

2009

  1. “Integrating Magnetic Tunnel Junctions on CMOS: the Challenges of STT- MRAM”, June 9th, 2009 , UCLA, CA, USA
  2. “Integrating Magnetic Tunnel Junctions on CMOS: the Challenges and Successes of MRAM”, 2009 International Magnetics Conference (Intermag), May, 4-8, 2009 , Sacramento, CA, USA
  3. “Spin Torque Transfer Driven Magnetoresistive Random Access Memory (STT-MRAM)”, 2009 American Physics Society (APS) March Meeting, March 16-20, 2009, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  4. “Integrating Magnetic Tunnel Junctions on CMOS: the Challenges and Successes of MRAM”, The 5th Taiwan International Conference on Spintronics (TICSpin), Sep. 9-11, 2009, Taichung, Taiwan