The Key Note Speech at the first E\PCOS 2001 was delivered by Dr. Stanford Ovshinsky, the father of Phase Change Technology.
Papers presented at E\PCOS 2001:
Stan Ovshinsky, Energy Conversion Devices, U.K.
Dr. Isao Sato, Matsushita Electric Industrial, Japan
Dr. Junji Tominaga, Laotech-Aist, Japan
Prof. Takahiro Kubo, Hiroshima Kokusai University, Japan
Dr. Takeo Ohta, Matsushita Electric Industrial, Japan
Prof. Masahiro Okuda, Okuda Tech. Inst., Japan
Prof. Matthias Wuttig, RWTH-Aachen, Germany
Dr. Takeshi Maeda, Hitachi Central Research Lab, Japan
A basic concept for next generation DVD.
Mr. Toshiro Sugaya, Toshiba Corp., Japan
DVD-RAM 4.7: Media development and transition from lab to massproduction.
Mr. Wayne Wang, Ritek Corp., Taiwan
Mr. Gerald Reynolds, Unaxis Nimbus, U.K.
X-ray analytics of amorphous and crystalline phases of GST/AIST Phase Change Materials
Dr. Markus Michler, NTB, Switzerland
The phenomenon of the initialisation of phase-change optical memory
Dr. Eiji Sahota, Hitachi Computer Peripherals, Japan
Simulation of the writing and erasing processes in optical discs based on phase change material.
Dr. Ludovic Poupinet , LETI Grenoble, France
Local structure of amorphous and crystalline GeTe and GeSbTe
Dr. Berangere Hyot , LETI Grenoble, France
In-line inspection and measurement of DVD-RAM.
Ms. Loreta Dürre, Dr. Schenk GmbH, Germany
Electric Force Microscopy for the Characterisation of Phase-Change Storage Materials
Dr. Jose Christobal Valera-Perez, University of Exeter, U.K.
Performance of PRML Channels with Mark Edge Jitter and Signal Non-Linearities in High-Density Phase Change Recording
Dr. Venkatesh Vadde, Nokia Rearch Center, Finland