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Purdue’s latest education and research partnerships are forging tomorrow’s US semiconductor workforce today

December 6, 2022

Looking for the latest in microelectronics? Do you want to know Purdue’s newest partnerships in the field? Or do you simply need someone to explain the difference between a microchip and a semiconductor? A variety of Purdue’s leadership, expertise and innovation in semiconductors and microelectronics is highlighted in this roundup.

Purdue’s latest education and research partnerships are forging tomorrow’s US semiconductor workforce today

Purdue University launches Institute for National Security

October 18, 2022

The Purdue Institute for National Security will initially include topical areas of energetics materials, secure microelectronics, and hypersonic and space systems.

Purdue University launches Institute for National Security

Purdue continues to lead in microelectronics

October 11, 2022

Microelectronics are the focus of Purdue faculty working with universities and government entities to prepare a workforce in the U.S. that is ready to handle growing industry demands.

Purdue continues to lead in microelectronics

DOD awards $11M for Purdue-led microelectronics effort

September 27, 2022

The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded an additional $11 million for a microelectronics workforce development program led by Purdue University. The funding will allow for a five-year extension of the Scalable Asymmetric Lifecycle Engagement (SCALE) initiative, a public-private-academic partnership of 17 universities and 34 partners within the defense industry and government.

DOD awards $11M for Purdue-led microelectronics effort

Feds award $11M for Purdue-led microelectronics workforce effort

September 27, 2022

The Department of Defense has awarded an additional $11 million toward a microelectronics workforce development program led by Purdue University.

Feds award $11M for Purdue-led microelectronics workforce effort

Nearly $11M in additional DOD funds expands Purdue-led microelectronics workforce program

September 26, 2022

SCALE, the nation's preeminent program for microelectronics workforce development, managed by NSWC Crane, will use these funds to train highly skilled U.S. microelectronics engineers, hardware designers and manufacturing experts.

Nearly $11M in additional DOD funds expands Purdue-led microelectronics workforce program

Purdue expands leading interdisciplinary research with comprehensive innovation hub

July 22, 2022

Leading interdisciplinary research expands with Discovery Park District As the skyline grows higher on the west side of campus, so do the energy and enthusiasm around Purdue's growing interdisciplinary research enterprise. The expansion of Discovery Park District to include the renowned research units of Discovery Park demonstrates Purdue’s ongoing commitment to stay at the forefront of research and technology transfer through partnerships with industry and government.

Purdue expands leading interdisciplinary research with comprehensive innovation hub

Program puts national focus on the future of microelectronics

July 22, 2022

A future workforce capable of providing the secure microelectronics that will be needed by the U.S. government and industry are essential to the nation’s economy and security, and a program headed by Purdue University aims to make sure that happens.

Program puts national focus on the future of microelectronics

Purdue, Ivy Tech partner on next-generation microelectronics workforce

May 5, 2022

Addressing industry’s talent gap will require new curriculum, corporate training programs

Purdue, Ivy Tech partner on next-generation microelectronics workforce

Purdue’s best in microelectronics

May 2, 2022

Microelectronics are the focus of Purdue faculty working with universities and government entities to prepare a workforce in the U.S. that is ready to handle growing industry demands

Purdue’s best in microelectronics