Tag Archive TSMC

Foundries Expand Rapidly to Meet Soaring RF-SOI Demand (SemiEngineering)
Posted date : May 31, 2018

“GlobalFoundries, TowerJazz, TSMC and UMC are expanding or bringing up RF SOI processes in 300mm fabs in an apparent race to garner the first w

Great line-up planned for IEEE S3S (SOI, 3D and low-voltage — 5-8 October, Sonoma, CA). Advance Program available. Registration still open.
Posted date : Sep 10, 2015

Now in its third year, the 2015 IEEE S3S Conference has evolved into the premier venue for sharing the latest and most important findings in

SOI for MEMS, NEMS, sensors and more at IEDM ’14 (Part 3 of 3 in ASN’s IEDM coverage)
Posted date : Jan 12, 2015

Important SOI-based developments in MEMS, NEMS (like MEMS but N for nano), sensors and energy harvesting shared the spotlight with advanced CMOS

Strong uptick in FD-SOI patent activity, according to KnowMade report
Posted date : Jan 9, 2015

There’s been a significant uptick in patents related to fully-depleted SOI, according to a new report by KnowMade (click here to get the r

Semicon Europa ’14 (Grenoble, 7-9 October) Includes Top Speakers at Conferences on Low Power, 3DI, Power Electronics & more
Posted date : Sep 26, 2014

(Image courtesy: SEMI)   For the first time ever, Semicon Europa will be held in Grenoble this year, and FD-SOI will be a major p

Semiwiki Reveals TSMC’s FD-SOI Patent Activity
Posted date : Sep 17, 2014

Revelations by semiwiki’s Eric Esteve that TSMC has filed a significant FD-SOI patent has generated a rush of speculation in the press and onli

New SOI Textbook (and e-book) with contributions by experts at Soitec, GF, TSMC, Leti and more
Posted date : Aug 8, 2014

A new book entitled Silicon-On-Insulator (SOI) Technology, Manufacture and Applications (1st Edition) features contributions by experts at Soitec

At 14nm FD-SOI’s 30-40% Cheaper than Intel’s Technology, Says GSS CEO
Posted date : Nov 27, 2013

“At 14nm FD-SOI is much cheaper, 30-40% cheaper, than Intel’s technology,” Asen Asenov told David Manners in a recent Electronics Weekly po

IP Value Starts at the Substrate Level
Posted date : Oct 19, 2013

If you say “IP” in the chip business, everyone thinks of cores and design. But in fact, the importance of intellectual property for chips can

Soitec has licensed some of its intellectual property portfolio related to back-side illumination technology for image sensors to TSMC
Posted date : Sep 16, 2013

Soitec, a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, has licen