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Top Stories

FD-SOI Adoption Expands

Technology shifts direction after years of competing directly with CMOS at advanced nodes.

Will China Succeed In Memory?

The country is banking on DRAM and NAND to reduce its trade deficit.

What’s Next In Neuromorphic Computing

Why commercialization will require improvements in devices and architectures.

New Nodes, Materials, Memories

What chips will look like at 5nm and beyond, and why the semiconductor industry is heading there.

Metal Markets In Flux

Geopolitical concerns, economics and uncertain supplies are raising the anxiety level about availability across multiple supply chains.

E-beam Inspection Makes Inroads

Technology is being used to examine hard-to-find defects, but speed remains an issue.

Follow The Moving Money

How economic considerations are affecting designs at advanced nodes and across geographies.

Predictions: Manufacturing, Devices And Companies

New architectures, materials and equipment could have a huge impact on the chip industry.

The Next 5 Years Of Chip Technology

Experts at the Table, part 2: What are the sources of variation, how much is acceptable, and can it be reduced to the point where it buys an extra ...

Reflections On 2017: Manufacturing And Markets

Part One: How close were the predictions for 2017? Most were fairly close but some big outliers and some things that were missed.

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Round Tables

The Next 5 Years Of Chip Technology

Experts at the Table, part 2: What are the sources of variation, how much is acceptable, and can it be reduced to the point where it buys an extra ...

The Next 5 Years Of Chip Technology

Experts at the Table, part 1: Scaling logic beyond 5nm; the future of DRAM, 3D NAND and new types of memory; the high cost of too many possible sol...

Inside Lithography And Masks

Experts at the table, part 3: EUV, DSA, nanoimprint, nanopatterning, and best guesses for how far lithography can be extended.

Inside Lithography And Masks

Experts at the table, part 2: Where EUV fits, what problems still remain, and what are the alternatives.

Inside Lithography And Masks

Experts at the table, part 1: EUV's viability still in doubt even as rollout begins. Uptime and cost are top concerns.

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Multimedia

Tech Talk: Smart Manufacturing

What's behind the latest industry efforts and why this is so important.

Tech Talk: 7nm Litho

Coventor's CTO digs into multi-patterning, new transistor types, and the biggest problems for device scaling.

Tech Talk: FD-SOI vs. FinFET

Cost, performance, multi-patterning and the 12nm roadmap.

Tech Talk: Embedded Memories

Which type of memory is better and why.

Tech Talk: GPU-Accelerated Photomasks

Upcoming challenges in the mask shop and how to deal with them.

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