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Novellus Introduces Ceramic Hard Mask Materials for Use in Sub-22nm Back-End-of-Line Patterning

Novellus Systems announced today that the company has developed new ceramic hard mask materials for use in sub-22nm patterning applications. Deposited using Novellus' industry-leading VECTOR plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD) platform, the new materials allow for the controlled incorporation of dopants into the company's family of silicon carbide and silicon nitride films.

Posted: Nov 9th, 2011

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SEMATECH and Applied Seals Partner at UAlbany NanoCollege to Enable Defect-Free EUVL Masks for High-Volume Manufacturing

SEMATECH, a global consortium of chipmakers, announced today that Applied Seals North America, Inc., a leading provider of elastomeric sealing for the semiconductor, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and solar industries, has joined SEMATECH's Mask Blank Defect Reduction program at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) of the University at Albany.

Posted: Nov 9th, 2011

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Mini Robots Invade US Nanospace

What is the size of a gambling die, zips around a microscope stage at 2mm/s but can stop on a dime with nanometer precision, then manipulate and probe anything from biological cells to semiconductors, MEMs or LEDs? They are the new "miBots" from Imina Technologies.

Posted: Nov 9th, 2011

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Nanometrics Introduces Atlas II OCD System

Nanometrics Incorporated, a leading supplier of advanced metrology systems, today introduced the Atlas II optical critical dimension system, a next-generation tool for high-performance process control metrology.

Posted: Nov 8th, 2011

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NanoString Secures $20M in Series D Financing

New investors include GE, BioMed Ventures and Henri Termeer, former Chairman and CEO of Genzyme Corporation. All previous venture investors in NanoString also participated in the financing, including Clarus Ventures, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and OVP Venture Partners.

Posted: Nov 7th, 2011

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