Kangguo Cheng

Dr. Kangguo Cheng is currently a Lead Engineer of IBM Research at Albany Nanotech, responsible for leading the development of 10nm node. Since joining IBM Semiconductor Research and Development Center in 2001, he has worked on device integration in a variety of advanced semiconductor technologies including memory, embedded memory, high performance logic, low power, finFET, ETSOI, etc. He is a Master Inventor of IBM with over 400 US patents and patent applications. He has authored and co-authored over 50 peer-reviewed journal/conference publications. He received a B.Eng. and a M.Eng. from Tsinghua University, China, and a Ph..D. degree from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC).