Workshop: GLOBALFOUNDRIES® Technologies Offered through CMC

This event will be rescheduled for late-summer/early-fall.

This is a workshop-style event where lead clients on CMC’s MPW runs for GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ fab get together to share their knowledge and expertise with the broader research community.

Speakers who will be presenting at this workshop and potential topics they’ll be presenting are as follows:

  • Firooz Aflatouni, U. Penn – GF9WG
  • John Long, U. Waterloo – FDSOI and PDSOI technologies from GF’s portfolio.
  • Mohammad Reza, U. Waterloo – TBD
  • Gayathri Singh, CMC Microsystems – GF MPW aggregation and prototyping services  facilitated by CMC


To obtain access to confidential technology information provided during the course, your organization is required to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) with CMC and GLOBALFOUNDRIES. Participants should contact fab@cmc.ca to facilitate the NDA execution process prior to March 27, 2020.


Date Time Location
TBD 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Centre Mont-Royal
2200 Mansfield Street
Montreal Quebec, H3A 3R8


Note: The agenda is tentative and subject to change.

Time Details Speaker Location
9:00 am – 9:45 am Registration and Networking reception Cartier I – Foyer
9:45 am – 10:00 am Welcome and Introduction Gayathri Singh, CMC Cartier I
10:00 am – 11:00 am Silicon Photonics (GF9WG) Firooz Aflatouni, U. Penn Cartier I
11:00 am – 12:00  noon PDSOI and FDSOI processes John Long, U. Waterloo Cartier I
12:00 noon – 1:15 pm Lunch and networking Cartier I – Foyer
1:15pm – 1:30 pm Reconvene / Speaker Introductions Gayathri Singh, CMC Cartier I
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Investigation and development of low power multi-channel Beam-former ICs for mm-wave  Satcom, 5G and Automotive Radar on advanced silicon SiGe and 22nm FDX technology platforms Mohammad-Reza, U. Waterloo Cartier I
2:30 pm -2:50 pm GF MPW aggregation and prototyping services Gayathri Singh, CMC Cartier I
2:50pm – 3:00 pm Coffee Break Cartier I – Foyer
3:00pm – 4:00pm Virtual interaction with GF Aqueel Darbar (GF)/ Jim Quinn (CMC) Cartier I
4:00pm -5:00pm Networking and End of session

Pricing and Registration


Attendee Group Price Registration
Student with subscription $50 On-hold, will re-open late-summer/early-fall.
Academic with subscription $100
Student without subscription $50
Non-subscriber $250


If you have any comments or questions regarding the course content or registration, please contact fab@cmc.ca.


Course cancellations must be received in writing at least one (1) week before the beginning date of the course in question to receive a full refund of the registration fee. A cancellation made after the deadline will not receive a refund. CMC Microsystems makes no commitments on refunds for travel or accommodations.

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