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GlobalFoundries Turns the Corner

Stronger than expected demand for AMD’s 14nm-based processors has boosted GlobalFoundries. “We are chasing more demand than we planned on.” –Fab 8 general manager Tom Caulfield.

EUVL Materials Readiness for HVM

Ecosystem stretches for 2018 pilot production.

Mechanistic Modeling of Silicon ALE for FinFETs

U of M and Lam Research show how avoid yield losses.

Silicon Photonics Technology Developments

GlobalFoundries provides breakthrough technologies.

Lithographic Stochastic Limits on Resolution

Difficult to cheat physics and make a profit.

Deep Learning Could Boost Yields, Increase Revenues

Deep learning is “a shiny new hammer” that chip industry may figure out how to use.

Edge Placement Error Control in Multi-Patterning

SPIE-AL presentations show materials dominate patterning.

Picosun and Hitachi MECRALD Process

ALD fab films at lower temperatures.

SiPs Simplify Wireless IoT Design

System-in-package solutions, running a proven software stack, are easing wireless design for Internet of Things end node applications.

Innovations at 7nm to Keep Moore’s Law Alive

EUV, cobalt contacts, are expected to be introduced at the 7nm node by several semiconductor manufacturers.


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