European SEMI Award 2018
Each year since 1989, the European SEMI Award is presented to a person or team who has made a significant contribution to the European semiconductor, micro-systems, photovoltaic, and display industries.
We encourage you to nominate an eligible candidate. This award, which demonstrates the industry's high esteem for the recipient, will be presented at the ISS Europe conference to be held in 2019.
If you know of a person or a group who has made a significant contribution to the semiconductor equipment and/or materials industry, please submit your nominations by 16 September 2018.
European SEMI Award Guidelines (including: Eligibility, Selection Criteria, Areas for Consideration)
To nominate a person or a team for the European SEMI Award, please use this Nomination Form
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European SEMI Award 2017 Honors RF-SOI Technology Innovators:
Bernard Aspar, Executive Vice President, Communication & Power BU at Soitec and Jean-Pierre Raskin, professor at UCL
SEMI Special Service Award goes to ECSEL’s Andreas Wild
DUBLIN, Ireland ─ March 6, 2018 ─ SEMI today announced recipients of the 2017 European SEMI Award at the SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium (ISS Europe 2018), recognizing their seminal work with radio frequency silicon-on-insulator (RF-SOI) substrates. The award winners’ pioneering research and collaboration with academia and industry led to major advances in RF switches and ushered RF-SOI technology from concept to worldwide adoption. Today, advanced RF-SOI technology powers a wide range of applications and systems in areas including mobile devices, satellite communications, Internet of Things (IoT), automotive radar and aerospace. The European SEMI Award winners were nominated and selected by their peers within the international semiconductor community.
From the left: Laith Altimime, president SEMI Europe, with European Award winners,
Jean-Pierre Raskin, UCL, Dr. Andreas Wild, ECSEL, Bernard Aspar, Soitec and
Mart Graef, TU Delft, chairman of the Award Committee.
“With its focus on winning in the global marketplace, ISS Europe is the ideal stage for recognizing the leadership excellence and technical and strategic contributions that led to critical advances in our industry,” said SEMI Europe president Laith Altimime. “We are proud to honor Bernard Aspar, Jean-Pierre Raskin and Andreas Wild as European SEMI Award winners.”
SEMI European Award Recipients