Tag Archive Photonics

A New Open Foundry Source for FD-SOI? Soon, Says ST. Watch This Space.
Posted date : Jan 31, 2014

STMicroelectronics will soon be announcing a “major foundry player” that will be both a dual FD-SOI manufacturing source for ST, plus an open

IEDM ’13 (Part 2): More SOI and Advanced Substrate Papers
Posted date : Dec 19, 2013

SOI and other advanced substrates were the basis for dozens of excellent papers at IEDM '13.  Last week we covered the FD-SOI papers (click here

SOI – 3D Integration – Subthreshold Microelectronics: Register now for the IEEE S3S!
Posted date : Sep 13, 2013

(Photo credit: 2013 Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa) Last May, we already let you know about the IEEE S3S conference, founded upon

MOSIS, a provider of low-cost prototyping and small volume production services for custom ICs, has teamed up with ePIXfab, the European Silicon Photonics support center providing low-cost prototyping services for photonic ICs.
Posted date : May 23, 2013

MOSIS, a provider of low-cost prototyping and small volume production services for custom ICs, has teamed up with ePIXfab, the European Silicon P

Common Platform Technology Forum 2013: SOI Highlights
Posted date : Feb 11, 2013

The 2013 Common Platform Technology Forum showcased “the latest technological advances being delivered to the world's leading electronics compa

Wafer Leaders Extend Basis for Global SOI Supply
Posted date : Oct 10, 2012

It's a bright green light from the world leaders in SOI wafer capacity. Soitec, the world leader in SOI wafer production, and long-time partner

Spotlight on FD-SOI & FinFETs at Upcoming IEEE SOI Conference
(1-4 Oct. in Napa – register by 17 Sept. for best rate)

Posted date : Sep 14, 2012

The 38th annual SOI Conference is coming up in just a few weeks. Sponsored by IEEE Electron Devices Society, this is the only dedicated SOI confe

Imec and Genalyte have successfully developed and produced a set of disposable SOI-photonics biosensor chips for Genalyte’s diagnostic and molecular detection equipment
Posted date : Jan 31, 2012

Imec and Genalyte have successfully developed and produced a set of disposable SOI-photonics biosensor chips for Genalyte's diagnostic and mo

Photonics on the Move
Posted date : Apr 26, 2011

SOI is at the heart of silicon photonics. Here's an overview of past, present and future trends. The existence of Silicon Photonics owes much to

Luxtera’s new optical engine chip-set for the HPC and data center markets uses mainstream SOI-CMOS photonics fabrication processes
Posted date : Apr 4, 2011

Luxtera's new optical engine chip-set for the HPC and data center markets uses mainstream SOI-CMOS photonics fabrication processes (foundry: Free