TITLE

Merging mask design and manufacturing to drive cycle-time improvement

AUTHOR(S)
Kalk, Franklin
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Solid State Technology;Jun2007, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the constant evolution of mask design and mask manufacturing processes to lower manufacturing costs and improve cycle time. He details the development of each process up to the point where some semiconductor companies decided to merge both processes due to problems with cost and cycle time pressures. The author believes that the move of the industry to integrate both services is a sign of maturity.
ACCESSION #
25314267

 

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