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The Future of Gate Dielectrics Considered



Curt A. Richter


Symposium R, Ultrathin SiO2 and High-K Materials for ULSI Gate Dielectrics, provided a large (20 invited speakers and more than 100 total presentations) and exciting overviews of many possible solutions for technologically critical issues associated with present-day and near-future MOS gate dielectrics. Topical sessions were held on a range of subjects including atomic scale control of the dielectric/Si interface, advances in ultrathin oxides and oxynitrides, high-k alternate gate dielectrics, and a joint session (with Symposium M) on the reliability of ultrathin gate dielectrics.
MRS Bulletin


ULSI gate dielectrics, MOS gate dielectrics, dielectric/Si interface, ultrathin oxides and oxynitrides, high-k alternate gate dielectrics, ultrathin gate dielectrics


Richter, C. (1999), The Future of Gate Dielectrics Considered, MRS Bulletin (Accessed June 16, 2024)


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Created July 1, 1999, Updated February 17, 2017