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2021 JAPAN-TAIWAN Advanced Materials and Semiconductor Technology Workshop


Talks of various pioneering topics on semiconductor technology will be given by experienced and renowned scholars from prestigious institutes in Japan and Taiwan. This event also aims to catalyze research collaboration between Japan and Taiwan so that both may thrive mutually in the ever-advancing field of semiconductor technology.

Date: Thursday, October 28, 2021 10:00 – 18:00 (JST)
Venue: Online (Cisco Webex)


Registration deadline: Tuesday, October 26, 2021 17:00 (JST)
- Closed
Capacity: 500 people


Edward Yi Chang (NYCU)
Wen-Hao Chang (NYCU)
Akihiko Chiba (Tohoku University)
Tuo-Hung Hou (NYCU)
Heng-Tung Hsu (NYCU)
Hiroshi Iwai (NYCU)
Masaharu Kobayashi (The University of Tokyo)
Kai-Shin Li (TSRI, NARLabs)
Takashi Matsuoka (Tohoku University)
Kazuya Masu (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Seiji Samukawa (Tohoku University)
Chun-Jun Su (TSRI, NARLAbs)
Yuan-Chen Sun (NYCU)

Time Schedule

Opening Remarks
Moderator: Yu-Han Tsou (Ministry of Science and Technology, Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Japan)
10:00 – 10:03
Frank C. T. Hsieh (Representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Japan (TECRO-JP))
10:03 – 10:06
Yoshiko Shirokizawa (Vice President of Japan Science and Technology Agency)
10:06 – 10:09
Chi-Hung Lin (President of National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (NYCU))
10:09 – 10:12
Hideo Ohno (President of Tohoku University)
10:12 – 10:15
Kazuya Masu (President of Tokyo Institute of Technology)
10:15 – 10:18
Yu-Han Tsou (Senior Advisor, STD-JP/Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST))
Keynote Speech / Session 1
Moderator: Edward Yi Chang (International College of Semiconductor Technology, NYCU)
10:20 – 10:50
Yuan-Chen Sun (NYCU)
Semiconductor Innovation into the Next Decade
10:50 – 11:20
Hiroshi Iwai (NYCU)
Impact and Future of Nanoelectronics
11:20 – 11:30
Keynote Speech / Session 2
Moderator: Toshiyuki Takagi (Tohoku Forum for Creativity, Tohoku University)
11:30 – 12:00
Seiji Samukawa (Tohoku University)
Atomic Layer Neutral Beam Processes for Nanofabrication and Interface Engineering
12:00 – 12:30
Kazuya Masu (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Co-creating a Sustainable Ecosystem from the Viewpoint of Electronics
12:30 – 13:30
Invited Speech / Session1: Advanced Logic / Memory Technology
Moderator: Jia-Min Shieh (Deputy Director General, Taiwan Semiconductor Research Institute (TSRI), NARLabs)
13:30 – 13:55
Tuo-Hung Hou (NYCU)
Smart Memory of the Future
13:55 – 14:20
Kai-Shin Li (TSRI, NARLAbs)
Novel SAF and SOT Bi-Channel of 55 nm Field-Free Perpendicular SOT-MTJ Featuring BEOL Compatible Thermal Budget (440oC 4hr)
14:20 – 14:45
Masaharu Kobayashi (The University of Tokyo)
Monolithic 3D Integration of IGZO FET and Ferroelectric Memory for Embedded RAM Application
14:45 – 15:00
Invited Speech / Session2: Compound Semiconductor Technology
Moderator: Seiji Samukawa (Institute of Fluid Science and Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University)
15:00 – 15:25
Edward Yi Chang (NYCU)
High Vth E-Mode GaN Power Devices for Future Switching and Wireless Power Transfer Applications
15:25 – 15:50
Heng-Tung Hsu (NYCU)
Gallium Nitride (GaN) High-Electron-Mobility Transistors (HEMTs) with Thick Copper Metallization for Performance Improvement at Millimeter-wave Frequency
15:50 – 16:15
Takashi Matsuoka (Tohoku University)
Growth and Devices of N-Polar Nitride Semiconductors
16:15 – 16:30
Invited Speech / Session3: Novel Materials
Moderator: Wen-Kuan Yeh (Director General of TSRI, NARLabs)
16:30 – 16:55
Akihiko Chiba (Tohoku University)
Significant alloy powder characteristics for powder-bed fusion type electron beam additive manufacturing
16:55 – 17:20
Wen-Hao Chang (NYCU)
Toward Epitaxial Growth of Single-Crystal 2D Semiconductors
17:20 – 17:45
Chun-Jun Su (TSRI, NARLabs)
2D Materials Devices toward 3D Integrated Architectures
Closing Remarks
Moderator: Yu-Han Tsou (Senior Advisor, STD-MOST)
Edward Yi Chang (NYCU)
Toshiyuki Takagi (Tohoku University)
Wen-Kuan Yeh (TSRI, NARLabs)
Yu-Han Tsou (STD-MOST)


Email: tfc_webinar2*grp.tohoku.ac.jp (change * to @)

Hosted by

  • Tohoku Forum for Creativity, Organization for Research Promotion, Tohoku University
  • National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University
  • Taiwan Semiconductor Research Institute, National Applied Research Laboratories
  • Science and Technology Division of Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Japan


  • Japan Science and Technology Agency
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • The University of Tokyo

Supporting Parties

  • Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Republic of China (Taiwan)
  • Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office (TECRO) in Japan
    Taiwan Visitors Association, Tokyo Office
    Taiwan Cultural Center in Tokyo