Moshe Preil is a world-class lithographer and is a Senior Marketing Manager in the Patterning Division at KLA-Tencor.
Prior to joining KLA-Tencor Dr. Preil was the head of Emerging Lithography Technologies at Global Foundries where his work involved the development of new patterning technologies, including Directed Self-Assembly (DSA) and Extreme Ultraviolet Lithography (EUVL) to enable the extension of lithography to the 7 nm node and beyond.
Prior to joining Global Foundries Dr. Preil he spent four years at ASML and over 8 years working in various lithography and yield management positions at KLA-Tencor, including reticle inspection, overlay and CD metrology and control, yield enhancement consulting, and advanced lithography strategies. For the preceding 12 years he worked in various areas of optical lithography, doing both advanced development as well as production. In his previous position at Advanced Micro Devices he was involved in the early development of deep-UV technology. He has also been active in the Sematech lithography community, and was a member of the early 193 nm steering committee at Sematech.
A dramatic and engaging public speaker, Dr. Preil has taught numerous courses on the subject of optical lithography, has published extensively in this field, and is widely regarded as a gifted and inspiring instructor.