2014 Outlook: An era of unprecedented change
We asked leading industry experts and analysts to give us their perspectives on what we can expect in 2014.
"Crisis? What Crisis?": New paradigm adjustments for capacity and equipment spending
Worldwide, the semiconductor industry growth rate back in 1973 was about 30 percent and slipped into 1975 with negative sales growth rates.
A square peg in a round hole: The economics of panel-based lithography for advanced packaging
Moving from round wafers to rectangular panels saves corner space, delivering a roughly 10% improvement in surface utilization.
The impact on OPC and SRAF caused by EUV shadowing effect
EUV’s off-axis mask illumination introduces a special problem in EUV OPC the shadowing effect.