CISES Advisory Board

Min-Hwa Chi

  • SiEn (QingDao) Integrated Circuits Co., Ltd
  • SVP Technology Development
  • Biography

Dr. Min-hwa Chi received his BS, MS, and Ph.D in EE at National Taiwan University, University of Rhode Island, and University of California -Berkeley (1982) respectively. 

He has served VLSI industry in Intel (1982-1988), KFI technology (1988-1994), and National Semiconductor (1994-97) in NVM, CMOS-Imager, and module process development. He served foundry industry for TSMC (1997-2005) as Sr. Director/R&D, Globalfoundries (2011-15) as Sr. Fellow/Dir, SMIC China (2006-2011, 2015-2018) and SiEn (QingDao) Integrated Circuits (2018~) as SVP/TD.  He served as guest professor at Peking University (2010-11) and honorary professor at Fu-Dan University (2008-10) at China. He is IEEE Life Sr. member (2001).

He has 257 US patents; published 3 books, and 100+ technical papers in areas of CMOS Logic/FinFET, Flash memory, CMOS Imager, DRAM, and Power devices.