ROCS Workshop

Save the date for ROCS 2022: Monday, May 9th

On Monday, May 24, 2021 the 35th Annual ROCS (Reliability of Compound Semiconductors) Workshop was held online.  ROCS was be co-located with the CS MANTECH Conference on its online, virtual conference platform, with the objective of bringing together researchers, manufacturers and users of compound semiconductor devices.  

ROCS 2021 Agenda

Morning Session: 10:00-11:30 AM (Eastern)

Welcome Remarks
Don Gajewski, Wolfspeed, A Cree Company
HiREV – AFRL Research
Presented by: Brian Poling, AFRL
Effects of External Strain on GaN-Based HEMTs Under X-Ray Irradiation
Presented by: Dan Fleetwood, Vanderbilt University

Effects of Aging on Intermodulation Distortion of a COTS GaN HEMT
Presented by: Jeff Cotton, Accel-RF

Status of “Guidelines for Space Qualification of GaN HEMT Technology”
Presented by: John R. Scarpulla, Aerospace

Afternoon Session: 1:30-3:00 PM (Eastern)

ROCS 35th Anniversary
Presented by: Bill Roesch, formerly Qorvo

Reliability of 150 nm, 28 V GaN HEMT Process up to Ka-band
Presented by: Satyaki Ganguly, Wolfspeed

Estimate of III-V FET Thermal Resistance from DC Electrical Measurements using Artificial Neural Networks
Presented by: Masaya Iwamoto, Keysight

Costly Component Out Of Pocket Defect Condition During RF Semiconductor IC Transport/Handling
Presented by: Darby Davis, GelPak

Presenters and topics subject to change without notice.