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CEO Interview: Dolphin Design – FD-SOI IP Platform for Energy Efficient SoC Design for IoT, Automotive and More
Posted date : May 26, 2020

SOI News spoke with Philippe Berger, CEO of chip & silicon IP design / power management specialist Dolphin Design. Here’s what he told us a

Incize: How to Get the Best Switch Performance with RF-SOI (CEO interview)
Posted date : May 12, 2020

With the CAGR for switches in cell-phone RF front-end modules running at >9% for the next five years, new players want to get in on the action

CMC Designates Leti’s L-UTSOI Standard Model as Chip Industry FD-SOI Standard
Posted date : May 4, 2020

The Compact Model Coalition (CMC) has selected Leti’s L-UTSOI as a standard model for FD-SOI in the industry. The CMC is a working group compos

It’s Our Anniversary! 15 Years of ASN
Posted date : Apr 28, 2020

Let’s celebrate! As of April/May 2020, Advanced Substrate News – or ASN for short, and now aka the SOI Consortium newsletter – has been bri

Silvaco Leverages Deep SOI Roots
Posted date : Apr 17, 2020

As a leading TCAD provider, Silvaco has very deep SOI roots, reaching back over 20 years. When Oki* pioneered the first FD-SOI chips in 2000 (rea

COVID-19 updates for our 2020 activities
Posted date : Mar 20, 2020

Dear SOI Community, The ongoing pandemic of the CoronaVirus COVID-19 has impacted the whole world. Governments are reacting strongly to contai

CEA-Leti Leading: Interview with CEO Emmanuel Sabonnadière
Posted date : Mar 17, 2020

R&D powerhouse CEA-Leti plays a major role in the SOI ecosystem. We had a chance recently to catch up with CEO Emmanuel Sabonnadière, who sh

Photonics on SOI – Japan Event recap (part 3 of 3)
Posted date : Jan 30, 2020

It should really be called SOI photonics – not just silicon photonics, quipped Soitec CTO Christophe Maleville at the SOI Consortium Japan even

SOI in IoT & Automotive (Japan event summaries, part 2)
Posted date : Jan 13, 2020

Here is our second post about the SOI Consortium’s Japan Symposium this past fall. This will provide summaries of eight very informative presen

Japan Symposium ‘19 Summaries Part 1 – 5G/RF-SOI
Posted date : Dec 18, 2019

The SOI Consortium’s Japan Symposium this past fall covered a wide array of topics over two days. The first day was devoted to IP and products