NSM Industry Talks

KLA Workshop on AI and HPC in Semiconductor Manufacturing

September 27 -- October 1, 2021
IIT Madras

As part of the KLA Workshop, the participants would learn various topics in HPC and AI. These talks are planned throughout the week of September 27, and are open to all.


Registration is free but mandatory. Registrations are now closed.


The event is scheduled online. E-meeting details will be mailed to the registered participants. Each talk is for 1 hour duration.

DateTimeSpeaker and Topic
September 2720:30 Modern AI in manufacturing [Slides, Video]

Kris Bhaskar

September 2820:30 Challenges in Adopting ML in manufacturing [Slides]

Jacob George

September 2920:30 Building AI Models in the Fab [Slides, Video]

Steve Esbenshade

September 3020:30 Minimizing copy overhead while sharing GPUs on a single box [Slides, Video]

Mark Ruolo

October 120:30 AI Inference on CPUs [Slides, Video]

Pradeep Ramachandran


  • Pradeep Ramachandran, Director and Head of Research, KLA Advanced Computing Labs
  • Rupesh Nasre, Coordinator for NSM Nodal Centre for Training in HPC and AI