Dr. Maxime Darnon
French Institute for Scientific Research (CNRS), France

Dr Maxime Darnon received his M. Sc. and Ph. D. from Grenoble Universitiy, France, in 2007. He worked then as a research engineer at IMEC, Leuven, Belgium, and as a research staff member in the advanced plasma group of IBM Research in the T. J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY, USA. His work mostly focused on plasma processes for microelectronics interconnects. In 2009, he joined the French institute for scientific research (CNRS) as a researcher assigned to the Laboratory of Technologies of Microelectronics (LTM), where he works on new plasma processes for microelectronics applications.