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T-NANO Best Paper of the Year 2017 Award

Monday, August 13th, 2018

At the beginning of each year, T-NANO selects a paper that appeared in the Transactions during the previous calendar year for its Best Paper Award. Candidate papers are nominated by members of the Editorial Board. Evaluation is done by members of the Senior Editors Panel, with criteria including technical merit, originality, potential impact on the field, clarity of presentation, and practical significance for applications.

The winner of the 2017 TNANO Best Paper Award is

Negative Capacitance for Boosting Tunnel FET performance

by Masaharu Kobayashi; Kyungmin Jang; Nozomu Ueyama; and Toshiro Hiramoto, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

To read the paper go to https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7833118/

Profs. Toshiro Hiramoto and Masaharu Kobayashi of The University of Tokyo accepting the TNANO 2017 Best Paper Award from NTC President Tzeng (right) at IEEE-NANO 2018 banquet.

 

IEEE Nanotechnology Council Elects 2019 Officers

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Cork, Ireland (23 July 2018) – The IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC) elected new officers at its Annual Meeting held July 23 in Cork, Ireland in conjunction with its 2018 International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO).

Representatives of the twenty-two IEEE Societies who are Council members gather annually to conduct Council business and elect officers. This year four positions were up for election: President-elect for 2019 (President in 2020-21), VP for Conferences and VP for Finances (2019-20), and a new position, VP for Education for 2018-19.

James (Jim) Morris, Professor Emeritus in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Portland State University (Portland, Oregon, USA) was elected President-elect for 2019. Lixin Dong, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Michigan State University (USA) was elected VP for Conferences 2019-20. Malgorzata Chrzanowska-Jeske, Professor of ECE and Director of VLSI & Emerging Technology DA Laboratory at Portland State University was elected Vice-president for Finances 2019-20. Arunkumar Subramanian, Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC, USA) was elected VP for Education for 2018-19.  All positions, except VP for Education which is effective immediately, are effective as of January 1, 2019.

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Call for Papers – Special Issue – IEEE xCDC Journal (Deadline extended Dec 31st, 2018)

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS

IEEE Journal on Exploratory Solid-State Computational Devices and Circuits

Special Issue on Nonvolatile Memory for Efficient Implementation of Neural/Neuromorphic Computing

Guest Editor: Shimeng Yu, Georgia Institute of Technology, shimeng.yu@ece.gatech.edu

Editor-in-Chief: Ian Young, Intel, ian.young@intel.com

This special issue of the IEEE Journal on Exploratory Computational Devices and Circuits (JXCDC) aims to call for the recent research progress of the NVM based neuromorphic computing from device-level, array-level up to system-level. The interaction and co-optimization between materials/device engineering and circuit/architecture is solictated.

Download complete CFP here

Topics of Interests

Prospective authors are invited to submit original works and/or extended works based on conference presentations on the topics from a wide range of NVM based neuromorphic computing. Here the NVM devices include but not limit to the following: PCM, RRAM/CBRAM, STT-MRAM (or other spintronic memory), ferroelectric based memory including FeFET or Ferroelectric Tunnel Junction (FTJ), floating-gate or charge-trap transistor, NOR and NAND Flash, etc. The following topics are solicited:

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Call for Papers IEEE-NEMS 2019

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Call for Papers IEEE-NEMS 2019 (download CFP)

The 14th Annual IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems
Dates: Bangkok, Thailand, 11-14 April 2019
Location: Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park
Website: https://ieee-nems.org/2019/

The IEEE-NEMS is a premier conference series sponsored by the IEEE Nanotechnology Council focusing on the promotion and dissemination of advanced research results related to MEMS, nanotechnology, and molecular technology. Prior conferences were held in Singapore (2018), Los Angeles (USA, 2017), Matsushima Bay (Japan, 2016), Xi’an (China, 2015), Hawaii (USA, 2014), Suzhou (China, 2013), Kyoto (Japan, 2012), Kaohsiung (Taiwan, 2011), Xiamen (China, 2010), Shenzhen (China, 2009), Hainan Island (China, 2008), Bangkok (Thailand, 2007), and Zhuhai (China, 2006). The IEEE-NEMS Conference typically attracts about 450 attendees with participants from more than 20 countries and regions worldwide.

Key Info:

  • The conference is now accepting Invited Session proposals. Please send Invited Session proposals to Prof. Cecil Chen (thchen@cityu.edu.hk).
  • The conference has already confirmed 5 Plenary and 9 Keynote Speakers and over 30 Special Invited Speakers (spanning over 6 special invited sessions of advanced topics related to micro/nano scale fluidics, sensors, and actuators) for the conference..
  • A Special Issue based on author contributions to the conference will appear in the IEEE Trans. and Nanotechnology.

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IEEE NANOMED 2018 Late News Paper Submission

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

IEEE NANOMED 2018 late news paper submission is now opened. 

The 12th IEEE Int. Conf. on Nano/Molecular Medicine and Engineering (IEEE-NANOMED 2018) is now calling for submission of your latest research results for possible dissemination in the conference.  You may now submit your 2 pages abstract or 4-6 pages of Full Paper(s) to the conference submission page: https://www.softconf.com/i/nanomed2018.

The submission deadline for late-news articles is Sept 15th, 2018.

IEEE NANOMED is one of the premier annual events organized by the IEEE Nanotechnology Council to bring together physicians, scientists and engineers in the area of Nano/Molecular Medicine and Engineering. The conference provides a unique forum for highlighting the latest research results in molecular engineering, microfluidics, nanotechnology, system integration, fundamental biology, and translational medicine.

Visit the NANOMED website for more information at http://www.ieee-nanomed.org/2018/.

IEEE NMDC 2018 Late Breaking News Submission Announcement

Monday, August 6th, 2018

High-quality Late Breaking News submission is now open for IEEE NMDC 2018. Authors should submit 2-page extended abstracts for review. The paper template can be found here.  Please note, due to time  constraints, the extended abstract will be published as submitted, after review. Accepted extended abstracts will be included in the IEEE NMDC 2018 Proceedings and in IEEE Xplore but will not be indexed, to allow for subsequent submission of a full paper to a journal such as IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology.

For more details, please visit ​the website.

To submit your Late Breaking News extended abstract please visit https://edas.info/N24427.

Key Dates:
Late Breaking News paper submission deadline:          August 12
Acceptance Notification:                                            August 24
Deadline for Early registration:                                  August 31

Early Registration Open for NMDC 2018

Monday, August 6th, 2018

Early registration is now open for the 13th IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference
(IEEE NMDC 2018).

The deadline for early registration for IEEE NMDC 2018 is Aug. 31st, 2018. (See http://www.ieeenmdc.org/nmdc-2018/registration/). After August 31 registration will still be available but at an increased rate.

Plenary speakers:

  • Jesus del Alamo, Director of the Microsystems
    Technology Laboratories, Donner Professor and Professor of Electrical
    Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Kaustav Banerjee, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Nanoelectronics Research Lab, UC Santa Barbara
  • Nader Engheta, 2018 IEEE Nanotechnology Council Pioneer Award Winner, H.
    Nedwill Ramsey Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering and
    Professor of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
  • Tony F. Heinz, Professor of Applied Physics and Photon Science at Stanford University,
    Associate Laboratory Director for Energy Sciences at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Joseph M. Luther, Senior Scientist,  National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO
  • Ian A. Young, Intel Senior Fellow, Technology and Manufacturing Group, Director, Exploratory Integrated Circuits, Intel Corporation

See details on the plenary speaker talks here.

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2018 Impact Factor of IEEE-TNANO

Sunday, July 8th, 2018

The 2018 Impact Factor of IEEE TNANO has increased to 2.857 from 2.48 in 2017, which is a one-year increase of nearly 20%.

The IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology publishes novel and important results in engineering at the nanoscale. The scope of TNANO includes the physical basis and engineering applications of phenomena at the nanoscale level across all areas of science and engineering. TNANO publishes Regular Papers and Correspondence Items. It focuses on nanoscale devices, systems, materials and applications, and on their underlying science. The “Letters” in TNANO publishes a collection of peer-reviewed short reports of original research and perspectives and mini-reviews on emerging topics.

EiC: Fabrizio Lombardi

IEEE NANOMED 2018 Call for Papers

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

IEEE NANOMED 2018

Abstract deadline July 1, 2018

Download CFP PDF

The IEEE NANOMED 2018 invites abstract oral presentation or poster presentation submissions for the 12th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Molecular Medicine and Engineering.  IEEE NANOMED 2018 will be held at the Sheraton Waikiki, Waikiki Beach, HI, USA from Dec 2-5, 2018. The conference provides a unique forum for highlighting the latest research results in molecular engineering, microfluidics, nanotechnology, system integration, fundamental biology, and translational medicine.  Topics include but not limited to:

The deadline for abstract submissions is July 1, 2018.  Authors may choose to submit a 4 to 6 page full paper (in IEEE conference paper format) the IEEE Xplore database. IEEENANOMED full papers published in the Xplore database are EI indexed. (http://ieeexplore.ieee.org).  Selected papers in the conference will be invited to publish in special issues in SCI-indexed journals. Details will be announced in the conference website.

http://www.ieee-nanomed.org/2018/


Pak Kin Wong, PhD
Fellow of RSC, SLAS and AIMBE
Professor of Biomedical Eng., Mechanical Eng. and Surgery
Director, BME MS Program
The Pennsylvania State University
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General Chair, IEEE NANOMED 2018
http://www.ieee-nanomed.org/2018/
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NMDC 2018 Plenary Speakers and Deadlines Update

Friday, June 1st, 2018

REMINDER — Call for Papers DEADLINE APPROACHING
ABSTRACTS DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 6-JUNE

The 2018 IEEE 13th Nanotechnology Materials & Devices Conference (NMDC 2018)
14-17 October 2018
Portland, Oregon, USA
www.ieeenmdc.org/2018

The 2018 IEEE 13th Nanotechnology Materials & Devices Conference (NMDC 2018) will be held in Portland, Oregon, USA on 14-17 October, 2018 at the Embassy Suites Downtown hotel. NMDC is an annual conference sponsored by the IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC). NMDC aims to develop critical assessment of existing work and future directions in nanotechnology research including nanomaterials and fabrications, nanoelectronics, nanophotonics, devices, and integration.

Call for Papers

We would like to remind you of the Call for Papers for the NMDC 2018.

Conference papers will be published in IEEE Xplore. Best paper awards will be given in several categories at the conference banquet. Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit their extended article version to IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology and IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine.

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