Topic: Semiconductor

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.

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Developers of Manufacturing Technology Named Inventors of the Year at UT Austin

Dec. 7, 2012

The University of Texas at Austin honored two researchers whose collaboration led to a company that aims to change how electronics are made. Professors C. Grant Willson and S.V. Sreenivasan received the Inventor of the Year award Thursday for developing a nanolithography process used for manufacturing computer chips, hard drives and other electronic components.

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World's Smallest Semiconductor Laser Created by University of Texas Scientists

July 26, 2012

Physicists at The University of Texas at Austin, in collaboration with colleagues in Taiwan and China, have developed the world's smallest semiconductor laser, a breakthrough for emerging photonic technology with applications from computing to medicine.

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Lab entrepreneurs: Q&A with Grant Willson

Jan. 11, 2010
Lab entrepreneurs: Q&A with Grant Willson

How do you make entrepreneurs from grad student researchers? A QandA with Grant Willson, legendary for laboratory and classroom work resulting in new technologies shares how he infuses students with his same entrepreneurial spirit.

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Three Innovators Receive O'Donnell Awards from Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas

Jan. 7, 2010

Three University of Texas at Austin faculty received 2010 Edith and Peter O'Donnell Awards from The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST) at their annual conference on Jan. 7.

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