silicon-on-insulator


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silicon-on-insulator

[′sil·ə·kən ȯn ′in·sə‚lād·ər]
(electronics)
A semiconductor manufacturing technology in which thin films of single-crystalline silicon are grown over an electrically insulating substrate.
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International Symposium on Silicon-on-Insulator Technology and Devices (14th: 2008: San Francisco, CA) Ed.
A unique ultra-thin electrical path using fully depleted silicon-on-insulator (FDSOI) technology is surrounded on three sides with nickel-silicide metal gates.
The new processes are expected to be the world's most sophisticated, incorporating advanced chip-making materials pioneered by IBM, such as copper wiring, silicon-on-insulator (SOI) transistors and "low-k" insulation.
The second paper demonstrates that strained silicon can be integrated with IBM's breakthrough silicon-on-insulator process, combining these two technologies for an even bigger boost in performance.
Headquartered in Bernin, France, the company manufactures its comprehensive portfolio of engineered substrates, including silicon-on-insulator (SOI) and strained SOI (sSOI), using Soitec's proprietary Smart Cut(TM) technology-the de facto industry standard.
EMT will develop and expand memory IP based on the TTRAM technology into the emerging silicon-on-insulator (SOI) CMOS market.
The increase in revenue in the Semiconductor division was a result of a move to a more favorable product mix of 300mm and silicon-on-insulator (SOI) wafers, which also have higher gross margins.
investigating thin-film SOI CMOS and bulk bipolar technologies for high-speed digital applications, and at CNET, Meylan, France, where he developed new silicon-on-insulator and 3D integration technologies using laser recrystallization.
amp; SINGAPORE -- Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing (Nasdaq:CHRT) (SGX-ST:CHARTERED), one of the world's top dedicated semiconductor foundries, has signed an agreement with Microsoft for the manufacturing of CPU products -- using 65-nanometer (nm) Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI) semiconductor technology -- for Microsoft's Xbox 360 game consoles.
amp; SINGAPORE -- Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing (Nasdaq:CHRT) (SGX-ST:CHARTERED), one of the world's top dedicated semiconductor foundries, announced today that it has licensed the 90-nanometer (nm) Silicon-on-Insulator (a) (SOI) technology from IBM.
As opposed to Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI) substrates, DSB substrates exhibit bulk-like properties and thus are fully compatible with existing EDA and circuit design tools.