New state-of-the-art facility will leverage the nation’s engineering talent pool to accelerate Lam’s research and development of semiconductor manufacturing equipment and related technologies
BENGALERU, India, September 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ: LRCX) today celebrated the opening of the company’s new India Engineering Center in Bengaluru, the company’s most advanced facility in the country to date. The new lab will focus on research and development (R&D), engineering and testing of wafer fabrication hardware and software used in the creation of next-generation DRAM, NAND and logic technologies, and will be an integral part of the company’s advanced technology. global network of laboratories.
“We are proud to strengthen our longstanding presence in India with the opening of our new world-class engineering center,” said Tim Archer, President and CEO of Lam Research. “This significant facility is an expansion of Lam’s R&D operations and will play a vital role in creating new technologies needed in an era of increasing complexity in semiconductor manufacturing. It allows us to capitalize on the enormous pool of technical skills in India as we strive to solve our customers’ biggest challenges.”
In the new lab, engineers will cover a range of disciplines, from plasma and materials science to artificial intelligence and software controls. Equipped with state-of-the-art design and testing equipment, Lam engineers in India can design, test and validate new deposition and burning technologies on site rather than sending them to other locations, providing the opportunity to significantly shorten the design cycle. The new lab will also include virtual reality facilities to connect with other engineers around the world.
“Since the opening of our first establishment in India two decades ago, the ingenuity and dedication of our engineering and operations teams here were key to developing innovations that have helped propel the advancement of semiconductor technology,” said declared Rangesh RaghavanLam Research India Corporate Vice President and General Manager. “I would like to thank our employees for India and around the world for their work in making this new state-of-the-art facility a reality.”
In addition to the new center, Lam currently operates two additional facilities in Bengaluru largely dedicated to software and hardware engineering and supporting Lam’s global manufacturing operations.
During today’s opening ceremony, Lam also announced the awarding of scholarships to three female students to pursue their engineering studies as part of Lam’s ongoing commitment to inspiring and supporting future talent. in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, including potential opportunities for the semiconductor industry in India.
About Lam Research
Lam Research Corporation is a global provider of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services for the semiconductor industry. Lam’s equipment and services enable customers to build smaller, more capable devices. In fact, almost all advanced chips today are built with Lam technology. We combine superior systems engineering, technology leadership and a strong values-based culture with an unwavering commitment to our customers. Lam Research (Nasdaq: LRCX) is a FORTUNE 500® company headquartered in Fremont, California., with operations worldwide. Learn more about www.lamresearch.com.
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Statements made in this press release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements and are subject to the safe harbor provisions created by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements relate to, but are not limited to: the role the new facility will play in creating new technologies, the number and skills of its workers, and the future complexity of semiconductor technology. Some factors that could affect these forward-looking statements include business, political and/or regulatory conditions in the consumer electronics industry, the semiconductor industry and the economy generally; the actions of our customers and competitors may be inconsistent with our expectations; labor and regulatory changes India and around the world; and other risks and uncertainties that are described in documents filed or provided by us with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including specifically the risk factors described in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended June 26, 2022. These uncertainties and changes could materially affect forward-looking statements and cause actual results to differ materially from expectations. The Company assumes no obligation to update the information or statements contained in this press release.
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