CRA-Industry Responds to the Community

CRA-Industry responses to requests for comments and other topical issues in the community.

Response to Incentives, Infrastructure, and Research and Development Needs To Support a Strong Domestic Semiconductor Industry

In January 2022, the Department of Commerce, with the assistance of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), put out a Request for Information (RFI) in order to inform the planning and design of potential programs to: Incentivize investment in semiconductor manufacturing facilities and associated ecosystems; provide for shared infrastructure to accelerate semiconductor research, development, and prototyping; and support research related to advanced packaging and advanced metrology to ensure a robust domestic semiconductor industry.