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Photonics on SOI – Japan Event recap (part 3 of 3)
Posted date : Jan 30, 2020

It should really be called SOI photonics – not just silicon photonics, quipped Soitec CTO Christophe Maleville at the SOI Consortium Japan even

RF-SOI Summaries Part 2 – SOI Consortium’s Shanghai Event (China Ecosystem & RF Value Chain)
Posted date : Nov 26, 2019

The SOI Consortium’s China 2019 event ran for two days, and it’s taken four (!) posts to cover all the presentations. In this final post we c

Shanghai RF-SOI Event – Presentation Summaries Part 1 (Keynotes & 5G Deployment)
Posted date : Nov 13, 2019

The 2019 International RF-SOI Workshop in Shanghai was packed to overflowing, with over 500 attendees, noted SOI Consortium Chairman & Execut

Don’t Miss SOI Consortium’s Japan Event: 30-31 October ’19, Yokohama
Posted date : Oct 14, 2019

The SOI Consortium’s next annual event in Japan takes place on the 30th and 31st of October in Yokohama. Both days of the SOI Design Symposiu

TowerJazz Ramps 300mm 65nm RF-SOI, extends long-term partnership with Soitec
Posted date : Jul 26, 2018

Specialty foundry TowerJazz is ramping a 65nm version of its RF-SOI process on 300mm wafers at Fab 7 in Uozu, Japan. To support the ramp, the com

Foundries Expand Rapidly to Meet Soaring RF-SOI Demand (SemiEngineering)
Posted date : May 31, 2018

“GlobalFoundries, TowerJazz, TSMC and UMC are expanding or bringing up RF SOI processes in 300mm fabs in an apparent race to garner the first w

RF-SOI – Foundries Weigh In On New 300mm Wafers for 4G/LTE-A, 5G and IoT. Plus a Look at the Innovation Pipeline – Part 2 of 2
Posted date : Mar 23, 2016

As you may have read in the first part of this series, Soitec (the industry's leading supplier of SOI wafers) says its 200mm RF-SOI wafers have b

China Design Conference (April 2016) Adds RF-SOI Design Track
Posted date : Mar 18, 2016

EDI CON China 2016, taking place April 19-21 in Beijing at the China National Convention Center (CNCC) will feature a keynote talk by GlobalFound

TowerJazz Cites Strong RF-SOI Growth as Driving force in TX Fab Acquisition
Posted date : Dec 8, 2015

Citing strong RF-SOI demand, TowerJazz has signed an agreement to purchase Maxim’s 8-inch fab in San Antonio, Texas (shown here). With the

RF-SOI vs. FD-SOI with RF – What’s the difference?
Posted date : Oct 28, 2015

Is RF-SOI the same thing as RF on FD-SOI? No, it's not. However, the runaway success of RF-SOI and the growing list of recent announcements relat