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MEMS Executive Congress 2014 Gives a Nod to Heterogeneous Integration and the Three Sisters

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Can Product Design learn a Trick from Manufacturing?

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6 days ago Bill Martin
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Kahoots from the IWLPC 3D InCites Panel

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2014 Advanced Packaging and Integration Technology Symposium Spreads Message of Collaborative Innovation
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2014 Advanced Packaging and Integration Technology Symposium Spreads Message of Collaborative Innovation

Intent in fostering collaborative innovation across the supply chain, Yole Développement and the National Center for Advanced Packaging (NCAP) teamed up to present the first Advanced Packaging and In... »

Book Review: Vertical 3D Memory Technologies
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Book Review: Vertical 3D Memory Technologies

“From so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are being, evolved.” ~ Charles Darwin Charles Darwin was obviously not thinking of 3D semiconductor memor... »

Addressing 3D Integration Challenges: Designing Materials for a Complex Landscape
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Addressing 3D Integration Challenges: Designing Materials for a Complex Landscape

3D integration has created a complex landscape of many different package architectures and integration approaches that have diverse materials needs and uncertain insertion timing. The multitude of pro... »

Kulicke & Soffa Stack the Dice for 2.5D and 3D IC Assembly
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Kulicke & Soffa Stack the Dice for 2.5D and 3D IC Assembly

It’s been a long time coming, but Kulicke & Soffa has seen the writing on the wall, and it reads: “2.5D and 3D IC assembly is a hot market.” Why else would the wire-bond giant invest in ... »

The Future of Image Sensors is Chip Stacking
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The Future of Image Sensors is Chip Stacking

CMOS image sensors (CIS) have often been heralded as the first 3D devices in volume manufacturing. However this is not really the case. Shellcase MVP, the first generation of CIS that used through s... »

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3D ASIP 2014 Covers All the Bases from Design to Applications for Interposer and 3D IC Technologies

One look at the agenda for the 11th Annual 3D Architectures for Semiconductor Integration and Packaging Conference (3D ASIP), and it becomes clear that this year the conference organizers have left no... »

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European 3D TSV Summit Committee Announces Keynote Speakers; Pre-Conference Symposium to Focus on the Market

This year’s European 3D TSV Summit, January 19-21, 2015, Grenoble France, will focus on how interposers and 3D ICs can help us create smarter systems. To help set the stage, the steering committee e... »

Nordson DAGE Announces Latest Order for XM8000

Nordson DAGE, a division of Nordson Corporation, is pleased to announce its most recent order from a major customer in the semiconductor industry for its XM8000 wafer x-ray metrology tool that will be... »

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OmniVision Launches Family of High Performance 20+ Megapixel Image Sensors for Flagship Smartphones

OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVTI), a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, today announced the OV23850 and OV21840, a family of PureCel-S™ 20+ megapixel image sensors w... »

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Tango Systems Inc. Achieves Conformal Deposition for 15:1 Aspect Ratio TSVs

Tango Systems Inc., a leading innovator in high-performance, cost-effective physical vapor deposition (PVD) systems, today announced it has published results for conformal step seed layer coverage for... »

3D ASIP 2014 Pre-Conference Symposia Place Emphasis on 3D Design Tools and Flow, and Manufacturing Process Technology

As 3D integration processes move into volume manufacturing, the 11th Annual 3D Architectures for Semiconductor Integration and Packaging Conference (3D ASIP), which takes place December 10-12 in San F... »

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SUSS MicroTec Launches SB6/8 Gen2: A Next-Generation Semi-Automated Permanent Wafer Bonder

Garching, October 7, 2014 – SUSS MicroTec, a leading supplier of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor and related markets, has launched its next-generation semi-automated permanent ... »

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European 3D TSV Summit: “Smarter System Integration” Theme to Focus on Both Business and Technology

On January 19-21, 2015, SEMI will hold its 3rd edition of the European 3D TSV Summit in Grenoble, France. After the last successful edition that brought over 330 participants from over 21 countries in... »

TechSearch International 3D IC Gap Analysis Details Market Growth for 3D ICs and 2.5D Interposers

Major DRAM makers Micron, SK Hynix, and Samsung have announced versions of stacked memory with through silicon vias (TSVs) for high-performance applications. Some CMOS image sensors are also in produc... »

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