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Awards and Recognition

Applied Materials is frequently recognized for business excellence, technological innovation, clean energy leadership and our commitment to the communities where we do business.


Ellie Yieh Inducted to Witi Hall of Fame

Ellie Yieh, corporate vice president of Advanced Product Technology Development at Applied Materials, was named to the 2016 Women in Technology International (WITI) Hall of Fame for her outstanding contributions to the scientific and technological communities and strong commitment to supporting and mentoring women and girls worldwide.
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Named Among 100 Best Corporate Citizens

Ranked #70 on Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens list for outstanding corporate responsibility performance in 2015
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Name a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company

2016 World's Most Ethical CompaniesNamed a World’s Most Ethical Company® for the fifth year in a row by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.
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Robert Visser Honored by Society of Information Display

Robert Visser Dr. Visser received a 2016 Special Recognition Award for his significant contributions to the information display field.
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Fortune world's most admired companies 2016Among top 5 in the semiconductor industry on FORTUNE magazine’s annual list of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Applied has consistently placed on the list since 1998 and regularly ranks among the top industry companies.
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Named among Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

Most sustainable Corporations in the World, Global 100Ranked #56 on Corporate Knight’s 2016 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index, which spotlights top overall sustainability performers in their respective industrial sectors.
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CP Chang Named IEEE Fellow

CP Chang, Named 2016 IEEE FellowDr. Chang was named a 2016 Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for outstanding technical contributions in two of the most challenging areas of CMOS scaling.
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Received TSMC’S Supplier Award

2015 AwardsRecognized for the 6th consecutive year
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Named Among Most Innovative Bay Area Companies

Recognized by Thomson Reuters as one of the 2015 Top Bay Area InnovatorsRecognized by Thomson Reuters as one of the 2015 Top Bay Area Innovators

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Named 2016 Military Friendly Employer

Top 100 Most Military-Friendly Employers 2016Recognized for the 10th consecutive year by Victory Media as a top employer of veterans, and placed among the "Top 100 Military Friendly Employers"

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Named Among Top Healthiest Employers

2015 AwardsRecognized as one of the 2015 Healthiest Employers in the Greater Bay Area for demonstrating innovation and leadership in wellness programs
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Named Among Top Silicon Valley Corporate Philanthropists

Recognized once more as one of the top local corporate philanthropists by the San Francisco Business Times.

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