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IC Companies

  1. Jan 11, 2006 #1
    Generally, what do IC Companies like Intel and IBM hire physicists for? Are they just looking to fill research positions or do we see them on the practical side?
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  3. Jan 12, 2006 #2
    Well physicists are needed for the research departments. If you look at the INTEL website, you can consult their high k programme. Many physicists are working on that (i am doing my phd on this). They are also working on deposition techniques, reliability, etc etc. The research institute where i do my phd, ie IMEC has a lot of INTEL assignees that are working on such topics. This research institute has several core partners like INTEL, panasonic, Texas instruments, Philips, ASM,...

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  4. Jan 12, 2006 #3
    Interesting site. Maybe I'll do my PhD there one day!
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