nanochip fab solutions
The semiconductor industry has been on a roll, pushing well past $300 billion in annual revenues. But with smartphones and tablets showing signs of slowing down, the industry’s perennial question returns: What is the next big thing?
James Moyne, Parris Hawkins, Jimmy Iskandar and Michael Armacost
Manufacturing automation, specialized expertise and close collaboration combine to improve product, process and equipment performance.
Mike Rosa, PhD
Exponential growth in demand for wireless products, combined with their increasing functionality and power management requirements, is driving greater use and ongoing development of physical vapor deposition (PVD) processes in their fabrication.
Rapidly test dispatching rules without impacting production.
Factory-wide continuous improvement programs often include efforts to improve dispatching rules for meeting cycle-time commitments and increase throughput for bottleneck tools.
Mike Rosa, PhD
Power semiconductors and MEMS-based sensors and actuators are fundamental to the advanced capabilities and effective power management of mobile products and advanced systems.
Tony Martinez and Wen-Jen Tsai
Enhancing the capabilities and extending the useful life of existing semiconductor production equipment allows manufacturers to extend process capability, increase flexibility and lower wafer cost.
Applied Vericell Solar Wafer Inspection System accurately predicts solar cell efficiency to deliver higher yields and lower costs.