Student selected for the 1st ASCENT PhD Accelerator Programme

On November 20th 2017 imec hosted the very first ASCENT PhD Accelerator workshop. Various topics were covered addressing reliability and failure mechanisms in state-of-the art microelectronic devices. This gave the opportunity to 6 international students, selected by the 3 institutes from a pool of ~40 applicants interested to step in the ASCENT project, to get insights in dielectric breakdown, self-heating, back-end reliability, etc.
One of the 6 selected students is Nicolò Zagni of the International Doctorate in ICT, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia.

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