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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

RF-SOI Summaries Part 2 – SOI Consortium’s Shanghai Event (China Ecosystem & RF Value Chain)
Posted date : Nov 26, 2019

The SOI Consortium’s China 2019 event ran for two days, and it’s taken four (!) posts to cover all the presentations. In this final post we c

Shanghai RF-SOI Event – Presentation Summaries Part 1 (Keynotes & 5G Deployment)
Posted date : Nov 13, 2019

The 2019 International RF-SOI Workshop in Shanghai was packed to overflowing, with over 500 attendees, noted SOI Consortium Chairman & Execut

Samsung’s (Very!) Good 28FDS News Just Keeps Coming
Posted date : Sep 12, 2019

Since the beginning of the year, there’s been a steady stream of excellent news around Samsung Foundry’s 28FDS, their highly successful 28nm

€103M OCEAN12 Project for Automotive/Aeronautic FD-SOI in Europe (Interview)
Posted date : Aug 8, 2019

ASN had a chance to talk to François Brunier of Soitec, who’s leading this important project. Advanced Substrate News (ASN): Can you

Register Now! Our Semicon West Workshop – IoT & the SOI Supply Chain
Posted date : Jul 2, 2019

If you’re going to Semicon West this year, be sure to attend the SOI Consortium’s workshop on how IoT is driving the SOI supply chain. There

SiV SOI Symposium Part 3 – Final FD-SOI Takeaways
Posted date : May 15, 2019

Why FD-SOI? What can you do with it that you couldn’t do before? That was the big question from IHS Markit’s Matthew Short that kicked off t

Part 2: Silicon Valley SOI Symposium Takeaways. FD-SOI, Smarter Edge, Goldilocks & More.
Posted date : May 3, 2019

Key takeaway #2: If you need a Goldilocks process node – where you'll get just the right balance between active power, unit cost and investmen