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implant

Med anything implanted, esp surgically, such as a tissue graft or hormone

implant

[′im‚plant]
(medicine)
A quantity of radioactive material in a suitable container, intended to be embedded in a tissue or tumor for therapeutic purposes.
A tissue graft placed in depth in the body.
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Conventional ion implanter using low acceleration and high concentration process require long process time thus productivity was low and was a bottleneck.
Ernest Godshalk, president and chief operating officer of Varian Semiconductor remarked, "With the introduction of the VIISta 810 HP single wafer medium current ion implanter, Varian Semiconductor extends its lead in the marketplace by offering the most cost effective and technologically innovative ion implanters to meet the demanding requirements of the industry's most advanced device geometries.
A reduced energy beam was also a design goal for the new implanter because it would make it possible to deposit the dopant at smaller depths, thus supporting customers' demands for more densely packed chips.