Dr. Kuesters is currently Technical Advisor to CXMT. He used to be Vice President of Predevelopment in charge of future DRAM technology at Qimonda. Prior to that, he served at Qimonda/Infineon as Vice President, responsible for Flash technologies and the introduction of new DRAM shrink technology into mass production. He has worked with Siemens, Infineon and Qimonda for a total of 24 years on various management positions. Dr. Kuesters has extensive and rich experience in advanced technology R&D of DRAM, process integration, product engineering and intellectual property management.
Dr. Kuesters owns more than 10 patents on DRAM/Flash technology and over 50 publications on microelectronics, DRAM and Flash technologies.
Dr. Kuesters received his Ph.D. at University of Cologne in 1983.
Dr. Poechmueller is currently Technical Advisor to CXMT. He used to be Vice President of Siemens/Infineon/Qimonda.
Dr. Poechmueller has been engaged in the semiconductor industry for 30 years with ample experience in management of R&D and factories. Among others, he served as head of Siemens/IBM DRAM Alliance in USA, head of Infineon DRAM Product Development worldwide, plant manager of DRAM Assembly & Test Factory Dresden and set up the Qimonda DRAM Development Center in Xian, PR China. Dr. Pöchmüller specialized in semiconductor design, test, assembly and manufacturing. He is the owner of about 100 patents.
Dr. Poechmueller received his master’s degree in 1989 and Ph.D. in 1993 both in Microelectronics at Technical University Darmstadt in Germany.