NEWS

PEPR SPIN

Dafiné Ravelosona Ramasitera our CTO was invited to the PEPR SPIN event for a round-table discussion, showcasing Spin-Ion’s technology and its essential role in shaping the future of spintronics. This program from #France2030 will leverage a broad ecosystem of university and industry partners and promote European synergies. The goal is to contribute to the competitiveness and sovereignty of Europe in the new technologies of the digital transition.

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Feb 02, 2024

Spin-ion at IEDM 2023: Leading the Innovation Charge!

Dafiné Ravelosona, CTO of Spin-Ion Technologies, has presented a poster at the 15th MRAM Global Innovation Forum in San Francisco on enhancing MRAM performance using He+ ion irradiation. MRAM continues to gain interest and industry is making significant progress.

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Dec 27, 2023

Spin-Ion Technologies explores future partnerships !

Spin-Ion Technologies visited the C2MI in Canada and its state-of-the-art facilities for future partnerships !

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Dec 20, 2023

Go further with MRAM, it is not just a journey, it is a revolution waiting to unfold !

Semiconductor analysts foresee MRAM as the future favorite, set to outshine SRAM and NOR flash in real-time data processing devices.

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Dec 05, 2023

Spin-Ion shaping the future of neuromorphic AI chips aligned with Gartner Hype Cycle

The Artificial Intelligence (AI) trends revealed in the 2023 Gartner Hype Cycle for AI promise an unprecedented era of innovation in the field of neuromorphic computing.

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Oct 31, 2023

AI enables paraplegic’s legs recovery

The European Chips Act entered into force on 21 September 2023. It consists of three main pillars putting in place a comprehensive set of measures to ensure the EU’s digital sovereignty.

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Sept 8, 2023

Exciting week of European conferences for Spin-Ion Technologies !

Last week, Dafiné Ravelosona, our CTO attended the Joint European Magnetism Conference in Madrid and the Spin Electronic and Nanomagnetism Colloquium in Nancy.
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Sept 8, 2023

MRAM Getting More Attention At Smallest Nodes

Very interesting forecast for MRAM technology

Spin-Ion Technologies provides an ion beam process to improve the performance of MRAM, magnetic sensor and neuromorphic chips

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Aug 8, 2023

 

A dedicated webpage for award-winning EIC project


Spin-Ion Technologies launches a dedicated webpage for its award-winning project by the European Innovation and SME Council Executive Agency (EISMEA) in the “Green digital devices for the future” challenge.

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Jul 25, 2023

 

New article with Sensitec GmbH on magnetic sensors


Spin-Ion Technologies launches a dedicated webpage for its award-winning project by the European Innovation and SME Council Executive Agency (EISMEA) in the “Green digital devices for the future” challenge.

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Jul 10, 2023

 

AI enables paraplegic's legs recovery


At Spin-Ion Technologies, with the support of an European Commission’s EIC transition project, we are currently developing a revolutionary neuromorphic AI chip based on non-volatile magnetic memories (MRAM).

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Jun 08, 2023

 

Spin-ion Technologies' recent publication in Small

This work demonstrates the efficient tuning of anisotropy in Pt/Co/AlOx films using He+ irradiation, without affecting the saturation magnetization nor DMI. This advancement enables more efficient domain wall motion and potential stabilization of skyrmions, paving the way for next-generation spintronic devices.

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May 24, 2023

 

Spin-Ion Technologies published in Applied Physics Letters.

With our academic partners at Institut Neel CNRS, C2N, Universidade Federal Do Paraná, and Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, we show an almost 50% reduction in the depinning field required to move a magnetic domain wall through an irradiated Pt/Co/AlOx thin film. This could make the new devices more energy efficient. (read more)

May 02, 2023

Dr Gyan Van Der Jagt

Congratulations to our new Ph.D, Dr Gyan Van Der Jagt! He has successfully defended his thesis entitled “Tailoring magnetic phenomena and disorder in ultra-thin films using He+ irradiation”! (read more)

May 02, 2023

Tiffany Santos from Western Digital USA visits us.

Spin-Ion Technology was pleased to welcome Tiffany Santos, Director of the Nonvolatile Memory Materials at Western Digital USA, for one of our student’s PhD defense at the C2N. Tiffany Santos also presented her 2022 IEEE Magnetics Society Distinguished Lecture entitled Spins, Bits, and Flips: essentials for High-Density MRAM (read more)

Mar 30, 2023

Spin-Ion Technologies attends 16th International XMR Symposium in Germany.

This event enabled fruitful discussions with experts about our innovative ion irradiation solutions for improving the performance of spintronic technologies, including XMR magnetic sensors, MRAM, and neuromorphic computing devices. (read more)

Mar 27, 2023

Unlock NextGen Neuromorphic Chips

Aucune description alternative pour cette imageSpin-Ion is thrilled to announce that our EIC transition project got awarded under “Green digital devices for the future” challenge. Our project will deliver next-generation low-power magnetic chips that merge memory and processor together, which are more amenable to future neuromorphic applications. It is great to see the European Commission investing in the next generation of neuromorphic spintronic chips, as they are key to European technology sovereignty and reindustrialization.(read more)

Mar 06, 2023

kick-off of the METASPIN project

Aucune description alternative pour cette imageYesterday was the kick-off of the METASPIN project, a Pathfinder project financed by the European Innovation Council and gathering three universities, two research institutes and three companies.

The goal is to integrate a new low-power artificial synapse technology based on magneto-ionic nanodevices and learning algorithms into an ANN demonstrator preventing catastrophic forgetting.

Spin-Ion Technologies is proud to be part of this very innovative project and to be working with such an outstanding team.(read more)

Feb 26, 2022

Three new publications on He+ irradiation

Aucune description alternative pour cette imageWe are glad to share our three recent publications on using He ion irradiation to enhance spintronic applications : Race track memory, All Optical Switching and sensors. A huge thanks to our academic and industrial partners. This work is part of the ITN project “MAGNEFI“ funded by the European Union.(read more)

Feb 26, 2022

A very nice article in Magnetics Business & Technology

A very nice article in Magnetics Business & Technology highlighting the solutions we provide to our customers at Spin-ion technologies. To read the article follow this link

Nov 17, 2022

Announcement: Collaboration with Quantum Design

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Spin-Ion Technologies is happy to announce a collaboration with Quantum Design International for the distribution of its Helium-S equipment. (read more)

May 9, 2022

Intel to open a new R&D hub in France

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Happy to have a new neighbour: Intel is planning to open an R&D hub in France’s Plateau de Saclay. “Intel Announces Initial Investment of More Than €33 Billion for Semiconductor R&D and Manufacturing in EU.” (read more)

Mar 16, 2022

Contribution of EU semiconductor industry to tech sovereignty

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Jan 3, 2022

Spintronics: industrial scale by 2030

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Spintronics listed among the top-10 technologies to reach industrial scale by 2030″. (read more)

Jul 2, 2021

More News

Spin-Ion Technologies partners with Spintec for ERC project “SOFT.”

Spin-Ion Technologies is proud to be part of the ERC Proof of Concept project “SOFT”, coordinated by Spintec. (read more)

Nov 28, 2020

Precise material control: key challenge in MRAM manufacturing

MRAM Process Development And Production Briefing: What is MRAM and why is it becoming more attractive to the industry?

Article by Jeffrey F. Barnum, from KLA, published in Semiconductor Engineering.

KLA is underlying here a major challenge in MRAM scale-up: “Even a few missing atoms can significantly affect RA and TMR”. The precise control of material quality, crucial for MRAM manufacturing, is at the heart of Spin-Ion’s activity. Spin-Ion Technologies provides an innovative ion beam process to improve MRAM materials at the atomic scale.

Nov 24, 2020

Spin-Ion Technologies: 2020 World Materials Forum Start Up Challenge nominee

Spin-Ion Technologies is happy to announce that it has been nominated for the 2020 World Materials Forum Start-up Challenge. (read more)

May 20, 2020

Spin-Ion featured in L’Usine Nouvelle

Spin-Ion Technologies is proud to be featured again by L’Usine Nouvelle in this recent article presenting an overview of the start-up company. 

Apr 15, 2020

France’s remarkable position in global Spintronics advancements

Spin-Ion Technologies is happy to be featured in this full report by L’Usine Nouvelle on the French excellence in spintronics.

The Spintronic ecosystem in France is an extremely vivid area of research and development including 20 laboratories with a total of 330 researchers in the field, an IP portfolio of 153 patents and five start-up companies covering the value chain of this emerging field: Crocus Technology and CrivaSense Technologies in magnetic sensors, Antaios in MRAM, Spin-Ion Technologies in materials manufacturing processes and Hprobe in testing.

Mar 26, 2020

Spin-Ion Technologies highlighted in La Tribune

The French business newspaper ‘La Tribune’ just published an article about Spin-Ion Technologies. The article describes the history of our young start-up company and our achievements and ends up with a look into the future. (read more)

Jan 14, 2020

Spin-Ion Technologies among France’s top 10 deep tech champions of 2019

La Tribune (national financial newspaper) wrote an article about Spin-Ion Technologies and the 9 other i-Lab Grand Prix for 2019. (read more)

Jul 27, 2019

Spin-Ion awarded the 2019 i-Lab Grand Prix

We are proud to announce that Spin-Ion Technologies was awarded the « Grand Prix » from the i-Lab 2019 Innovation contest.

i-Lab is France’s largest deep-tech innovation contest for startups. This year, out of 468 contestants, 75 were selected as laureates by BPI France and the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation and among them, 10 were awarded the Grand Prix. Since 1999, i-Lab has funded 468M€ for innovative startups.

Spin-Ion Technologies received the price from the Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, Mrs Frédérique Vidal.

4 projects were chosen, including Spin-Ion Technologies, to present their project in 2-min videos (in French).

Jul 05, 2019

Corina Numbela joins French Tech Paris-Saclay board 

The Paris-Saclay area, which stretches from Versailles to Evry, brings together a unique community with more than 350 registered start-ups that have innovative and technologically advanced resources. The French Tech Paris-Saclay community label reinforces a spirit of start-up communities that wish to continue to make Paris-Saclay an increasingly attractive international territory of innovation. The FrenchTech community is supported by the actors of ecosystem innovation:

  • L’Université Paris-Saclay
  • L’Institut Polytechnique de Paris
  • La Communauté d’Agglomération Paris-Saclay
  • La Communauté d’Agglomération Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines
  • La Communauté d’agglomération de Versailles Grand Parc
  • La SATT Paris-Saclay
  • Les incubateurs de start-up Incuballiance et SQYCub
  • L’Établissement public d’aménagement de Paris-Saclay
Apr 05, 2019

Spin-Ion Technologies at Paris Vivatech 2019

Spin-Ion Technologies, through our co-founder Corina Numbela, has been awarded by Willa Boost for Women in Deep Tech, a programme to promote women’s entrepreneurship in deep tech and sponsored by Incuballiance (tech incubator of Paris-Saclay), the Caisse des Dépôts (main public sector investment fund in France), the Ile-de-France region and the Paris-Saclay University. (read more)

Jan 19, 2019

CULTURE

Spin-Ion supports art in science through the work of women scientists-artists and NGOs that promote science and education in South America.

 

Dorian Diez
The graphic identity of Spin-Ion is developed together with scientific collaborator and artist L. Herrera Diez/Dorian Diez. The imaginary scenarios that she creates have been redesigned to reflect the intricate world hidden within nanoscale structures and interfaces. Liza has contributed to Spin-Ion’s visual identity through the imaginary scenarios of paintings, mugs and greeting cards.
Patricia Bondia

Patricia is a Scientific Visual Communicator who creates eye-catching illustrations and animations to help scientists connect with their audience. While working on her PhD, she got immersed in graphic design and animation and started making her own visuals. This provided her with a deep understanding of scientific communication needs. Now, her artistic view is focused on using cinema and video game tools to make science stand out. Patricia has made the eye-catching video for the introduction of the technology.

Liam Binks

Seeking inspiration through minimalism and additive synthesis young sound designer and electronic music producer Liam Binks represents soft processing with the use of sound wave modulation and foley techniques. The sound design is set out to emphasise the impression of change, with clear before and after processing alongside a deep sensation of space. Liam has created the inspiring sound of the video for the introduction of the technology.

Científicos.pe

Cientificos.pe is a Peruvian non-profit science and education advocacy organization. It is composed of a network of scientists and researchers in Peru and around the world with the main objective of boosting together the education and science of our country. In that sense, we have created many initiatives related to online meetings for mentoring, scientific community, online webinars, virtual psychological consulting for student support, etc. Spin-Ion supports the association of Peruvian scientists presided by Nahuel Monteblanco, a member of our team.