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The Institute for Semiconductor Technology and Nanoelectronics is located in the Schloßgartenstraße 8 in close vicinity to the Prinz-Georgs-Garten and the Herrngarten in the center of Darmstadt.

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Prof. Dr. Udo Schwalke elected to IEEE Senior Member Grade

Schwalke: IEEE Senior Member

Prof. Dr. Udo Schwalke has been elected to the Senior Member Grade of the IEEE Electron Devices Society in June 2013.

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Special Selection in the Microelectronics Journal

Microelectronics Journal - Best Papers of DTIS'10 and DTIS'11

Best Paper Special Issue of DTIS'10 and '11
– And ISTN of TU Darmstadt is close to the action again!

F. Wessely, T. Krauss, U. Schwalke
Reconfigurable CMOS with undoped silicon nanowire midgap Schottky-barrier FETs
Link to entry in ULB

Congratulations to the authors.

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Foto des IHTN-Gebäudes (Blick aus dem Herrngarten)
View from the Herrngarten on the ISTN building