Purdue University and GlobalFoundries Partner to Strengthen Research and Development and Semiconductor Education – PR Newswire | Team Cansler

Diverse collaboration to include joint R&D programs in partnership Purdue students and lecturers

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. and MALTA, New York, November 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Purdue Universitya public university with leading semiconductor talent development and R&D programs, and GlobalFoundries (Nasdaq: GFS) (GF), a global leader in the manufacture of feature-rich semiconductors, today announced a new strategic partnership to strengthen and expand collaboration in the Semiconductor research and education known.

The announcement came after a virtual signing ceremony this week dr Mung ChiangPresident-Elect and Executive Vice President of Purdue Universityand DR Thomas Calfield, President and CEO of GF. The agreement outlines collaboration opportunities between GF and Purdue about joint research and development projects as well as educational offers.

Purdue launched the Semiconductor Degree Program (SDP) in early 2022, continued to grow world-leading semiconductor research, and welcomed multiple companies to our new Discovery Park District. We’re excited to partner with GlobalFoundries to crystallize our offerings into programs relevant to founding the digital economy,” Chiang said.

“Today’s announcement underscores the widespread recognition of how GF’s feature-rich chips enable many of the devices and technologies that humanity relies on every day, and the ever-growing recognition of the strategic importance of semiconductors to global supply chains and economic security.” said Caulfield. “To accelerate this forward momentum, GF is proud to work with us Purdue on joint promotion of semiconductor research and development, cooperation with Purdues talented faculty and students.”

For GF, the partnership with Purdue is overseen by GF Labs, which leads the company’s research and development efforts to advance GF’s differentiated technology portfolio in partnership with leading academic, government and industrial partners.

earlier this year, Purdue launched the first large-scale comprehensive semiconductor study program in The United States, with a range of innovative, interdisciplinary degrees and credentials in semiconductors and microelectronics. GF’s Chief Technology Officer Gregory Bartlett is a founding member of Purdues Semiconductor Degrees Leadership Board, which advises on the program and its curriculum. The area is one of the critical issues below Purdues Next Stepsstrategic initiatives that drive the university’s competitive advantage.

Around Purdue University

Purdue University is a leading public research organization that develops practical solutions to today’s toughest challenges. Ranked as one of the 10 most innovative universities in each of the last five years The United States by US News & World Report, Purdue delivers world-changing research and discoveries that are out of this world. Committed to hands-on and online learning in the real world, Purdue provides transformative education to all. Committed to affordability and accessibility, Purdue has frozen tuition and most fees at 2012-13 levels, allowing more students than ever to graduate debt-free. See how Purdue never stops chasing the next big leap https://stories.purdue.edu

About GF

GlobalFoundries (GF) is one of the world’s leading semiconductor manufacturers. GF is redefining innovation and semiconductor manufacturing by designing and delivering feature-rich process technology solutions that deliver leadership in pervasive growth markets. GF offers a unique blend of design, development and manufacturing services. With a talented and diverse workforce and a large manufacturing footprint across the United States, Europe and Asia, GF is a trusted source of technology for its global customers. Visit www.gf.com for more information.

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