Breaking News
Comments
Oldest First | Newest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 2 / 2
de_la_rosa
User Rank
Author
re: Qualcomm joins IMEC core CMOS R&D program
de_la_rosa   1/30/2013 3:22:56 PM
NO RATINGS
Do u mean test structures at 22nm or below? Because this is where i get confused. Has anybody seen decent results from an EUV platform? I saw once a 32nm half pitch pattern about 6 months ago.

Peter Clarke
User Rank
Author
re: Qualcomm joins IMEC core CMOS R&D program
Peter Clarke   1/30/2013 6:39:19 PM
NO RATINGS
I believe they run test structures. There is some data that is private and some that is communal. I suspect some wafers are communal and some private and confidential. Things like lithography metrics benefit from totalling everybodies' wafers.

de_la_rosa
User Rank
Author
re: Qualcomm joins IMEC core CMOS R&D program
de_la_rosa   1/31/2013 12:56:36 PM
NO RATINGS
Perhaps true for resist and process R&D. Difficult to see the benefits for chip manufactures though since there is no evidence asml's EUV platform can print below 32nm. Correct me if i am wrong.

de_la_rosa
User Rank
Author
re: Qualcomm joins IMEC core CMOS R&D program
de_la_rosa   1/31/2013 4:30:11 PM
NO RATINGS
I wish eetimes would report facts rather than buy into the politics

resistion
User Rank
Author
re: Qualcomm joins IMEC core CMOS R&D program
resistion   2/2/2013 3:18:59 AM
NO RATINGS
@supersonic76, I was checking up on this. Indeed, I would think even 32 nm hp is not yet nailed down, given the serious LER (well exceeding 10%). That's why there has even been talk of EUV being used in double patterning context, like complementary lithography proposed by Intel. Of course, consideration of double patterning defeats purpose of considering EUV. http://www.euvlitho.com/2012/P36.pdf

<<   <   Page 2 / 2


Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST

What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.

Brought to you by:

Most Recent Comments
Like Us on Facebook
Special Video Section
Once the base layer of a design has been taped out, making ...
In this short video we show an LED light demo to ...
The LTC2380-24 is a versatile 24-bit SAR ADC that combines ...
In this short video we show an LED light demo to ...
02:46
Wireless Power enables applications where it is difficult ...
07:41
LEDs are being used in current luxury model automotive ...
With design sizes expected to increase by 5X through 2020, ...
01:48
Linear Technology’s LT8330 and LT8331, two Low Quiescent ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
LED lighting is an important feature in today’s and future ...
05:27
The LT8602 has two high voltage buck regulators with an ...
05:18
Silego Technology’s highly versatile Mixed-signal GreenPAK ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
01:34
Why the multicopter? It has every thing in it. 58 of ...
Security is important in all parts of the IoT chain, ...
Infineon explains their philosophy and why the multicopter ...
The LTC4282 Hot SwapTM controller allows a board to be ...
This video highlights the Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC, and sho...
Homeowners may soon be able to store the energy generated ...
The LTC®6363 is a low power, low noise, fully differential ...