Reaching farther

Although the basic principles of Silicon-On- Insulator (SOI) technology are simple, the ramifications are far reaching. The use of SOI reduces pa

MEDEA+ T206: CMOS SOI for low power logic and RF wireless (CMOSSOI)

Ongoing since 2002, the MEDEA+ T206 CMOS SOI project is scheduled to finish up this September. The objective is: “ evaluate,

ATDF MuGFET Development Program

In January of this year, Soitec announced its participation as the SOI substrate supplier in an ATDF devel

Soitec Characterization Lab

Now in its third year, Soitec’s Characterization Lab in Bernin proposes a whole battery of electr


A preliminary public version of the “EUROSOI State of the Art Report” is now available at It compiles the contributions of m

EDS Honors SOI Pioneer

SOI pioneer Jerry G. Fossum has received the most recent J.J. Ebers award, “For outstanding contributions to the advancement of SOI CMOS device

SOI By the Book

A new book, SOI Device Technology by Makoto Yoshimi, PhD, covers the history of SOI, the floating body effect and a variety of LSI applications.


Here’s a quick review of some recent Smart Cut activity. March 2005 - WORLD’S FIRST GALLIUM NITRIDE (GaN)-ON- IN


While microelectronics relies on SOI for its insulating layer, SOI-MEMS benefits from the single crystal silicon of the top layer and substrate.

GaN On the Move

• High Growth Projected for GaN According to a recent report in “SST” magazine, the Silicon Valley-based market research firm Strategies U