Tag Archive 20/22nm

Wafer Leaders Extend Basis for Global SOI Supply
Posted date : Oct 10, 2012

It's a bright green light from the world leaders in SOI wafer capacity. Soitec, the world leader in SOI wafer production, and long-time partner

Important News Comes Out of Recent FD-SOI Workshop
Posted date : Mar 9, 2012

The SOI Consortium's 6th FD-SOI workshop, held just after ISSCC, yielded some exciting news. Most of the presentations are freely available for d

FD-SOI Workshop in SF Follows ISSCC – Registration (Free!) Now Open
Posted date : Feb 7, 2012

Want to learn first-hand what's going on in the world of FD-SOI? (aka Fully-Depleted Silicon-On-Insulator) The SOI Industry Consortium, CEA-

Bulk logic designs for mobile apps port directly to FD-SOI
Posted date : Nov 4, 2011

Bulk logic designs can be ported directly to FD-SOI for high-performing, low-power mobile apps. Fully-depleted (FD)-SOI is a potential alternati

FDSOI Processes are Cost Competitive with Bulk
Posted date : Oct 19, 2011

A new study compares processes for the 20/22nm generation at a typical foundry. Silicon On Insulator (SOI) has been in use for state-of-the-art

Major paper on porting SOC designs from bulk to FD-SOI released by SOI Consortium
Posted date : Oct 3, 2011

What are you going to do with your SOCs at 20/22nm? The options seem to boil down to just staying on bulk CMOS, or changing to FinFETs or planar,

A comprehensive cost analysis study by research firm IC Knowledge concludes that FD-SOI wafers offer the most cost effective solution compared to bulk silicon for the 22 nm node and beyond
Posted date : Jul 15, 2011

A comprehensive cost analysis study by research firm IC Knowledge concludes that FD-SOI wafers offer the most cost effective solution compared to

FD-SOI: A Quick Backgrounder
Posted date : May 27, 2011

For those new to FD-SOI, here's a short description of the basic principles. FD SOI transistors are constructed on an ultrathin Silicon layer (&

Bulk to SOI Porting Analysis
Posted date : May 27, 2011

One of the key projects currently underway within the SOI Consortium is to understand and provide guidance on the advantages and obstacles of por

A Perspective on Multi-Gate MOSFETs
Posted date : May 11, 2007

One of the world’s leading experts, Professor Fossum explains why SOI represents a pragmatic approach to future transistor generations. Based