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  • Shelly Miyasato, PhD
    Senior Technical Communications Manager at Lam Research
    Copper Symbol Graphic
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    Jun 21, 2018
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    This month, copper interconnects turned 20. That’s probably something like 200 in “technology years” considering the pace of innovation today. Yet even after 20 years of advances in...

  • Sandra Liu
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    Jun 11, 2018
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    It was more than 130 years ago in 1885 when Gottlieb Daimler invented the first prototype for the modern gas engine, and in 1886 Karl Benz patented his three-wheel Benz Motor Car, Model No. 1. Yet...

  • Shelly Miyasato, PhD
    Senior Technical Communications Manager at Lam Research
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    Jun 4, 2018
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    As consumers, we see evidence of the Internet of Things (IoT) all around us. A growing number of everyday objects in our homes and cars are now digitally connected in a way that allows us to...

  • Sandra Liu
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    May 29, 2018
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    From breakfast meetings to takeout or holiday potlucks to celebratory dinners, many of us take the ability to eat what we like, when we like, for granted. For others, grabbing that lunchtime wrap...

  • Teresa Tolentina
    Former Senior Communications Manager at Lam Research
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    Apr 30, 2018
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    Whether or not you know the difference between an Italian Caravaggio and a Jackson Pollock painting, you’ve likely visited a museum or old church at some point and run across art that “just...

  • Alex Yoon, PhD
    A Senior Technical Director in the CTO group at Lam Research
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    Apr 16, 2018
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    From PCRAM and MRAM to RRAM and more, there’s a whole new alphabet soup of memory technologies making their way to the fab. Fueling this development are technology advances in gaming and mobile...

  • Deborah Hong
    A Digital Marketing and Communications Senior Manager at Lam Research
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    Apr 9, 2018
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    Fields of wind turbines and homes with shiny solar panels on their roofs have become part of the natural landscape in many areas today, but the notion of harnessing renewable sources of energy...

  • Elizabeth Pavel, PhD
    Former Senior Director of Content Marketing and Communications at Lam Research
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    Apr 2, 2018
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    Among the hot topics in our industry today, connectivity and big data analytics provide wide-ranging application possibilities, so it’s no surprise to find their use in mobile products,...

  • Sandra Liu
    Delivery Drones
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    Mar 19, 2018
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    Once the domain of the military and hobbyists, the market for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, now encompasses a wide range of commercial applications and is expected to hit more than...

  • Lam Blog Staff
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    Feb 26, 2018
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    Looking ahead into the new year in technology often proves quite interesting and educational. For 2018, one well-established market – automotive – is gaining the attention of many technology...

  • Sandra Liu
    Data Storage
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    Jan 29, 2018
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    According to IBM, we send 294 billion emails, post more than 230 million tweets, and conduct over a billion Google searches every day, while trillions of sensors populate the Internet of Things...

  • Alex Yoon, PhD
    A Senior Technical Director in the CTO group at Lam Research
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    Jan 16, 2018
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    New semiconductor applications are ever changing and improving our lives, from new smartphones and wearables to healthcare, factory automation, and artificial intelligence. The humble memory chip...

  • Hui-Yun Chen
    VR and AR
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    Jan 8, 2018
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    Who hasn’t heard of Pokémon GO? Since its launch in 2016, the mobile augmented reality (AR) game has exploded in popularity worldwide. More importantly, it has been attributed to being the...

  • Sandra Liu
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    Dec 11, 2017
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    “You cannot be serious!” On June 22, 1981, on Wimbledon No. 1 Court, John McEnroe, former tennis champion and 1999 International Tennis Hall of Fame inductee, took issue with a debatable line...

  • Elizabeth Pavel, PhD
    Former Senior Director of Content Marketing and Communications at Lam Research
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    Nov 20, 2017
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    From discovering the circulatory system in 1616 to performing the first heart transplant in 1967, the world of medicine has long been one of experimentation and innovation. Today, it is also a...

  • Deborah Hong
    A Digital Marketing and Communications Senior Manager at Lam Research
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    Oct 16, 2017
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    For many students, technology is shaping a significantly different kind of learning environment than the one their parents experienced. Devices like smartphones are not only being used to...

  • Teresa Tolentina
    Former Senior Communications Manager at Lam Research
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    Oct 2, 2017
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    From Star Trek’s Data to Star Wars’ C-3PO, the idea of humanoid robots has fascinated people for years. Back in the real world, robots build automobiles in factories, mow lawns, and even...

  • Larry Zhao
    A Technical Director in the Deposition Group at Lam Research.
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    Sep 25, 2017
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    We often hear that advanced chips contain billions of transistors – an incredible, mind-blowing fact to be sure – but did you know that large-scale integrated chips (that are the size of a...

  • Kerry Farrell
    Senior Director of Corporate Communications at Lam Research
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    Aug 28, 2017
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    “Data is giving rise to a new economy” – The Economist (2017). This compelling reality makes the continued development of high-capacity data storage technologies like 3D NAND ever more...

  • Hui-Yun Chen
    child with glasses holding book in front of chalkboard
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    Aug 14, 2017
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    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), which promotes multilateral cooperation, economic growth, and social progress. Now entering its second...

  • Elizabeth Pavel, PhD
    Former Senior Director of Content Marketing and Communications at Lam Research
    wires going into machine
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    Jul 24, 2017
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    Wired communications can be traced back to 1844, when Samuel Morse (creator of the code of dots and dashes that bears his name) sent the first telegraph message from the U.S. Supreme Court...

  • Deborah Hong
    A Digital Marketing and Communications Senior Manager at Lam Research
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    Jun 26, 2017
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    We use technology to improve nearly every area of life, and doting on our pets’ well-being is no exception. In fact, many pet stores now have “tech centers” that offer the latest gadgets for...

  • Teresa Tolentina
    Former Senior Communications Manager at Lam Research
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    Jun 19, 2017
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    In Ancient Egypt, shoes denoted social status, even distinguishing commoners and nobility by the color and length of their footwear. Recreated ruby slippers commemorating the 50th anniversary of...

  • Hui-Yun Chen
    graphic of city buildings connected
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    Jun 5, 2017
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    From smart grids to smart buildings, the Internet of Things (IoT) has swept across Asia. Going well beyond consumer wearables, today’s city planners are leveraging IoT-enabled technologies to...

  • Elizabeth Pavel, PhD
    Former Senior Director of Content Marketing and Communications at Lam Research
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    May 30, 2017
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    “Mr. Watson, come here. I want to see you,” are the familiar words of Alexander Graham Bell to his assistant during the world’s very first phone call on March 10, 1876. Shortly after this...

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