SRC newsletter recognizes Bob Bernhard retirement, ND-led centers

Author: Heidi Deethardt

The August 2023 issue of the Connections Newsletter, published by the Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), featured the retirement of Robert Bernhard, Notre Dame vice president of research from 2007-2023. The article recaps the 15-year SRC-Notre Dame partnership that funded three ND-led centers: Midwest Institute for Nanoelectronics Discovery (MIND, 2008-2013), Center for Low Energy Systems Technology (LEAST, 2013-2017), and the Applications and Systems driven Center for Energy-Efficient Integrated NanoTechnologies (ASCENT, 2018-2023). In closing, the article notes the SRC-shared value of Dr. Bernhard's "passion for driving ground-breaking research in a collaborative fashion that supports the faculty and students." Read the Notre Dame feature on Dr. Bernhard's VPR tenure.