Topic: C. Grant Willson

May 5 Tower Honors Chemistry Professor Willson

May 5, 2014
May 5 Tower Honors Chemistry Professor Willson

C. Grant Willson won the 2013 Japan Prize for developing a process that is now used to manufacture nearly all of the microprocessors and memory chips in the world.

Read more

Leon Dean: A Moment of Discovery

May 13, 2013

Willson Receives Japan Prize

April 24, 2013
Willson Receives Japan Prize

C. Grant Willson, professor of chemistry and chemical engineering, received the prestigious Japan Prize this week. Learn more about this achievement.

Read more

UT Chemist Wins Japan Prize (50 Million Yen) for Innovative Semiconductor Materials

Jan. 30, 2013

Willson and a colleague first conceived of chemically amplifed resists in 1979, when Willson was a researcher at IBM Corp.

Read more

Computer Memory Could Increase Fivefold From UT Research

Nov. 13, 2012

The new technology, developed by University of Texas at Austin chemists and engineers, is being given a real-world test run in collaboration with one of the world's leading innovators in disk drives.

Read more