Posts Tagged ‘beta’

Friday, October 9th, 2009

Founded in 1984 with Flemish government support, IMEC has reached 25 years. To celebrate the organization’s accomplishments, BetaSights joined other industry media outlets attending a research review event in beautiful Leuven, Belgium. From 1999 to 2009 has been the “phase of international breakthrough” as described by current president Luc Van den hove. Working with OEMs […]

Friday, July 10th, 2009

Intersolar North America 2009, co-located with SEMICON West in San Francisco next week, will include a Solar Startups Forum on July 16 to showcase some new technologies that are now in beta tests in the field. Select companies will make in depth presentations and offer insight into the atmosphere and environment of the solar industry […]

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

At the Nikon Lithovisions 2009 Symposium on February 22 this year in San Jose, California, Masato Hamatani described the features and beta test results for the NSR-S620 scanning immersion exposure tool, optimized for double patterning lithography. While the tool boasts only one wafer stage, its “Streamlign Platform” concept shoots 200 wafers per hour with 2nm […]

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

Veeco has exited betas with a new Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) named Dimension® Icon™ that provides small-sample resolution for large-samples. Building upon the successful Dimension AFM platform, the latest member of the product line delivers the highest resolution, best ease-of-use, and fastest time-to-results of any large-sample AFM on the market today. “With the Icon AFM, […]

Monday, January 5th, 2009

FSI International, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSII) announced December 23, 2008 that it has received an order for it’s new ORION® single wafer cleaning platform after a beta evaluation by a major semiconductor manufacturer. The tool will be used for resist strip in 32nm metal interconnect modules, using FSI’s proprietary “ViPR” extension of the classic “piranha” (a.k.a., […]