Perfect Timing
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

Casio calls its new Atomic-Solar G-Shock watch “the hottest G-Shock available”. As heralded in a recent press release, “The t

SOI for RF & Low Power ICs
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

When an RF chip is built on a bulk silicon substrate, the semiconducting properties of the silicon induce RF signal loss in the substrate. These

Reaching farther
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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)
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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

ATDF MuGFET Development Program
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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

Soitec Characterization Lab
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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

EUROSOI
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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

EDS Honors SOI Pioneer
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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.

WORLD’S FIRST GaN-ON-INSULATOR
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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