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Volume 1, Number 2 Literature Watch
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The National Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors

This 1997 edition follows the ’92 and ’94 editions in taking a look 15 years into the future at the technology requirements of the semiconductor industry. The roadmap focuses on a spectrum of technologies such as various approaches to lithography approaching the "formidable 100nm barrier." This document is produced by the Semiconductor Industry Association, San Jose, CA 95110, Copies may be obtained by contacting


The Computer as a Materials Science Benchmark, Journal of Chemical Education, 1998, 75(3), 298.


This article uses the fabrication of an IC to discuss recent advances in chemistry and materials science.


Amending Moore’s Law, Byte, March 1996, 91.


The forces that bear on the future applicability of Moore’s Law include finance, fundamental physical limits and technology. The limits really are coming.