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High-Growth GaN Applications Could Get a Boost
Posted date : Jul 11, 2005

Replacing epitaxy with bonding could pave the way for 4” substrates. Gallium nitride (GaN) based blue-white HB-LEDs (High-Brightn

World’s First 10Gbit CMOS Photonics Platform
Posted date : Jul 11, 2005

Luxtera explains the role of SOI in its new technology. Luxtera Inc., a fabless semicon-ductor company and the world l

Substrate strategies for high-performance and low-power applications at 45 nm
Posted date : Jul 11, 2005

Two distinct technical strategies for advanced substrates will mark the 45nm node. One will be focused on high performance, the other driven by s

Zero Capacitor Embedded Memory Technology Reverses SOI vs. Bulk Economics
Posted date : Jul 11, 2005

Z-RAM + SOI can save > 40%. There is no doubt today that the industry, led by the microprocessor segment, is

Serious Signal Processing in a Small Package
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

Many defense electronics contractors have a need for advanced signal processing solutions that can fit into space constrained platforms, such as

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

SOI-MEMS in OIL EXPLORATION
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

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

How to Use SOI for Low-Power Applications
Posted date : Apr 18, 2005

SOI CMOS processes using partially-depleted transistors, most commonly used in current advanced SOI processes (90nm and 65nm nodes), have already