About Semiconductor Research Corporation

Research in Action

Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) is the world's leading technology research consortium. With member companies and university research programs spanning the globe, SRC plays an indispensable part in the R&D strategies of the industry's most influential entities. SRC-sponsored university research is of the highest caliber and creates knowledge breakthroughs that will invent the industries of tomorrow.

Making an Impact

For more than thirty years, members of SRC research programs have invested millions in cutting-edge semiconductor research while supporting thousands of elite students and hundreds of faculty members at scores of universities worldwide. The diverse programs engage and challenge the most talented students in science, engineering and technology. While SRC graduates accrue a definitive advantage over their peers, SRC member companies and funding organizations secure access to the industry's next big thing - and to big and small innovations still waiting to be discovered.

SRC History

SRC Milestones - A year-by-year online review highlighting SRC's growth, transitions, and impact on industry.

Cooperative Research: The New Paradigm - A book-length history of SRC's formative years, through 1996, seen from the perspective of long-time SRC VP and Chief Scientist Robert Burger.

SRC: Celebrating 30 Years - Ralph Cavin, another SRC VP and Chief Scientist, and former GRC Research Director, investigated SRC's impact on the semiconductor industry—on the occasion of the consortium's 30th anniversary.

More about SRC

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