• After 4 months of testing Topcell Solar International (TSI) determined that the 3D-Micromac PERC laser structuring tool microSTRUCT OTF is suitable for volume production and qualifies to TSI internal guidelines. The demo period was successfully closed with efficiencies meeting the internal baseline standard. According to Kane Liu, director of the equipment... Learn More

  • The AW-105R single-wafer photoresist asher and descum is an automated tool designed as a flexible 13.56MHz RF Parallel Plate plasma photoresist removal and descum system for high-volume wafer fabrication. AW-105R is in direct response to manufacturer’s concerns for wafer uniformity, uptime, reliability and production-proven technology. Learn More

  • The AW-2001R single-wafer Etcher is an automated tool designed as a flexible downstream Microwave system for high-volume wafer fabrication. AW-2001R is in direct response to manufacturer’s concerns for wafer damage, uniformity, uptime, reliability and production-proven technology. Learn More

  • Dresden, Germany, May 2015 – Anvo-Systems Dresden, the specialist for non-volatile memory products, presents the ANV32AA1W serial non-volatile SRAM (nvSRAM) with a high storage capacity of 1 Mb. The nvSRAM has a silicon–oxide–nitride–oxide–silicon (SONOS) flash storage element included with each memory cell. In the event of an unforeseeable operating voltage drop below... Learn More

  • (pressebox) (Petershausen, 17.07.2015) camLine is proud to release XperiDesk (XD) 5.3 that covers another year of customer driven developments. By adding several new efficiency tools and functions, the new release strengthens XD’s leading position in the market of Process Development Execution Systems (PDES). The highlights of XD 5.3 enhancements immediately... Learn More

  • Without peer in the engineering statistics software industry camLine is pleased to announce a version 6 release of Cornerstone is now available that augments and improves upon its functionality to such a significant level that Cornerstone can now claim its place at the leading-edge of the engineering statistics software industry. The version... Learn More

  • Chronocam unveils the first bio-inspired approach to computer vision. CCAM (Eye)IoT™ technology self-adapts to enable scene-dependent data compression, dramatically improving speed, dynamic range and power efficiency for vision-enabled applications   DRESDEN, Germany – 6 October, 2015 – Chronocam, a Paris-based developer of biologically-inspired vision sensors and systems for computer vision and IoT... Learn More

  • Kalispell, Montana – Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology today announced a configuration for optimizing Through Silicon Via (TSV) and Through Wafer Via (TWV) processes on its affordable Solstice® electroplating systems. The Solstice family, introduced last year, is designed to provide advanced yet cost-efficient plating for MEMS, Sensors, RF, Interposers and other emerging technologies for ≤200mm wafers.  Flexibly... Learn More

  • San Francisco, CA – The ClassOne Technology Solstice S4 Automated Electroplating System won the Best of West award, presented by Solid State Technology and SEMI. The award was presented to Byron Exarcos, president of ClassOne, at the company’s booth at SEMICON West.  Solstice S4 is the first automated plating tool that delivers advanced performance on smaller substrates at affordable prices. Described as “advanced plating for the rest... Learn More

  • Kalispell, Montana – Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology announced that X-FAB — recently named “MEMS Foundry of the Year” — has just purchased a new Solstice® S8 Electroplating System. The 8-chamber, fully-automated tool will be installed at the X-FAB facility in Erfurt, Germany. "X-FAB selected ClassOne from a field of major equipment vendors after an in-depth evaluation that compared plating technology, price and overall... Learn More

  • Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology (classone.com) has today announced the appointment of Kevin Witt to the position of Chief Technology Officer. Part of the company’s initial executive team, Witt has served as ClassOne’s Vice President of Technology since 2013. “I’m delighted to announce Kevin’s promotion,” said Byron Exarcos, President of ClassOne Technology. “He has more... Learn More

  • Continuous monitoring for constantly high quality Jena, 14 September 2015: Confovis GmbH (www.confovis.com) presents its high-performance measurement system for the automatic measuring of wafer topographies, and in particular MEMS structures, at this year's SEMICON 2015 in Dresden. The focus: the ConfoDisc CL200/CL300 wafer measurement system. This semi or fully automatically measures... Learn More

  • IBM veteran with deep experience in advanced process technology including SOI and FinFETs to lead strategic direction in the development efforts for virtual fabrication solutions for 22nm and beyond CARY, North Carolina – August 7, 2012 – Coventor®, Inc. the leading supplier of virtual fabrication solutions for semiconductor devices and micro-electromechanical... Learn More

  • New IntelliGen(R) MV System Delivers Process Efficiencies and Defect Reduction in Dispensing Mid-Viscosity Fluids Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG), a leader in yield-enhancing materials and solutions for highly advanced manufacturing environments, announced the latest addition to its IntelliGen® family of two-stage dispense technologies used in microelectronics manufacturing processes. The IntelliGen MV extends upon... Learn More

  • Entegris, Inc. has been recognized as one of 19 companies receiving Intel Corporation’s Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) award for their performance in 2014. This supplier has demonstrated industry-leading commitment across all critical focus areas on which they are measured: quality, cost, availability, technology, customer service, labor and ethics systems and... Learn More

  • Elsoff. The Little Things Factory is now in the position to offer a wide range of reactors and fluidic chips made of quartz (fused silica). In contrast to other glass materials, quartz glass provides a variety of advantageous product properties. These include inter alia High transmission in the ultraviolet range Low thermal... Learn More

  • Plan Optik AG, the leading manufacturer of glass, quartz and glass-Si compound wafers has expanded its production range on carriers for the handling of small semiconductor wafers as well as small substrates for various applications. Your new process tool does not fit to all existing products? You have invested in new, larger... Learn More

  • Plan Optik AG, the leading manufacturer of glass wafers, has expanded its production on glass and silicon carriers for Thin Wafer Handling of semiconductor wafers. Semiconductor wafers undergo a wide range of process steps. TSV wafers for 3D wafer level packaging require very thin semiconductor substrates. Due to progressing thickness reduction of... Learn More

  • St. Louis, MO – Watlow®, an industry leader in the design and manufacture of complete thermal systems, provides a wide spectrum of integrated solutions for monitoring and regulating multi-zone thermal systems that are ideal for gas line, foreline and pump line applications.   Watlow integrated its state-of-the-art components into a customizable, application-specific... Learn More