Posts Tagged ‘OPC’

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Prof. Masato Shibuya was awarded the JSAP Takuma Award 2011 for invention of the phase-shift mask (PSM) and opening the field of advanced lithography, as reported by independent PSM inventor Marc Levenson.

Monday, March 21st, 2011

SPIE Advanced Lithography 2011 showed few new tools or techniques, but many new materials and integration tricks to extend 193i into double-patterning for IC HVM, while EUV and DSA developments continue according to expert Dr. M. David Levenson of BetaSights.

Friday, September 18th, 2009

At SEMICON West this year, ASML announced tools that fleshed out their Holistic Lithography scheme introduced at SPIE’s Advanced Lithography Symposium in February of this year. The key idea of Holistic Lithography, according to Bert Koek, senior vice president of the applications products group at ASML, is integrating computational lithography, wafer printing, and process control […]

Friday, February 20th, 2009

As computational lithography has become big big business, the pioneering enterprises have been assimilated into larger organizations (KLA-Tencor for Finle and Synopsys for Sigma-C, to name two examples). Panoramic Technology, however, continues its independence, supplying trustworthy and up-to-date simulators to advanced lithographers for a decade. Past Panoramic products, however, employed an interface that was familiar […]