The PDK provides a plug-and-play tool set with improved analogue features and device performance as well as highly accurate simulation models.
ABI Research reckons sensors and peripherals will be 65% of an installed base of 47 billion units by 2021, double the 2016 level.
In waveguide systems that require a signal to turn or bend 90 degrees, precision waveguide bends are used as to not degrade the transmission signal.
Frustrated with Hynix's slow implementation of its monolithic 3D technology, BeSang is opening the door to partnerships with other memory houses.
The company has been using 7nm as a development vehicle for EUV, achieving what it called good integration of EUV scanners, masks and photoresist.