Dr. Huai Huang received his Ph.D. degree in physics from the University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX, USA) and joined IBM in 2012 at the Albany Nanotech Center (now IBM AI Hardware Center). Dr. Huang's research focuses on semiconductor interconnect technology, including reliability, integration and unit process. He has published two book chapters, 11 journal articles, and 34 conference papers. Those publications were cited over 600 times from more than 20 countries in the world. He also holds 17 issued US patents and serves as a reviewer for several high-impact-factor journals.