Chipworks: Inside Analog Devices’ New MEMS Strategy

St. J Dixon-Warren, Manager, Process Analysis, Technical Intelligence, Chipworks Inc. Analog Devices has recently changed their MEMS strategy. Since the introduction of the ADXL50 in 1991, Analog has built their MEMS inertial sensors using their iMEMS technology, which integrated the micromechanical structures and ASIC circuitry on a single die. The development of this technology culminated, […]

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Thoughts on TSV Technology

Paul Werbaneth, Vice President – Marketing and Applications, Tegal Corporation The ink was almost dry on the TSV etching chapter I am contributing to a project called 3D Technology Platforms when I opened the newspaper today to read about very interesting news from Elpida regarding TSV-stacked DRAM (here:  http://www.i-micronews.com/lectureArticle.asp?id=3448 ). It’s some kind of harmonic […]

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