News & Press Releases

  • 29-Jun-2015

    SRC Announces New President and CEO

    SRC names Ken Hansen, former Freescale Chief Technology Officer, as new President and CEO. Ken succeeds SRC’s Larry Sumney who retires after leading the semiconductor university-research consortium for more than 30 years.

  • 16-Jun-2015

    SRC Undergraduate Student Wins President's Cup for Class of 2015

    SRC undergraduate student Eiman Elghanam has won His Highness Dr Sultan Al-Qassimi AUS President Cup for Class 2015. This is the highest accord a student can achieve at American University of Sharjah (AUS) for outstanding academic performance. Eiman will continue working on SRC research as a master's student.

  • 8-Jun-2015

    SRC-NSF Hardware Security Research Funding Opportunity

    SRC and the National Science Foundation (NSF) are pleased to announce a joint solicitation for proposals to the Secure, Trustworthy, Assured and Resilient Semiconductors and Systems (STARSS) program. Proposals in response to this funding opportunity must be submitted to NSF by November 18, 2015.  The 2015 STARSS solicitation covers a broad technical scope and is part of the NSF Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program.

  • 21-May-2015

    SRC Awarded NIST Funding to Develop Semiconductor Synthetic Biology Consortium and Roadmap for Future Information Technologies

    Funding from NIST AMTech Program Supplements SRC Semiconductor Synthetic Biology Effort, Helps Industry Develop Technology Roadmap

  • 20-May-2015

    Benjamin Niewenhuis, CMU, awarded inaugural IBM SRC Robert H. Dennard Fellowship

    Semiconductor Research Corporation, the world’s leading university-research consortium for semiconductor technologies, named Benjamin Niewenhuis, a doctoral student at Carnegie Mellon University, as the inaugural recipient of the IBM SRC Robert H. Dennard Fellowship.

  • 12-May-2015

    SRC Co-founder Gordon Moore - Moore's Law Turns 50

    Fifty years ago, SRC Co-founder Gordon Moore published a paper that set the groundwork for the digital revolution. "Moore’s Law” has essentially held up ever since. The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and Intel co-hosted a celebration in his honor on May 11 at the Exploratorium in San Francisco.

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