Microtechnology/Overviews

OverviewsEdit

Internet ResourcesEdit

  • This wikibook links extensively to wikipedia, but also to many valuable external resources.

See also

BooksEdit

Books about microfabrication

JournalsEdit

Overview of the microtechnology related journals and their impact factors (Aug. 2006 values)

Microtechnology Journals
Journal link Impact Factor Comments
American Journal of Physics (AJP) [1] 0.82 ?
IEEE Transactions of Electron Devices [2] ? IEEE
Electronics Letters [3] 1.0 ?
Journal of Applied Physics [4] 2.5 ?
Journal of Materials Processing Technology [5] 0.6 ?
Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (J.MEMS) [6] 3 ?
Journal Of Microlithography Microfabrication And Microsystems [7] 1.4 ?
Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering [8] 2.5 ?
Journal of Microsystem Technologies [9] 0.72 microsystem technologies-micro-and nanosystems-information storage and processing systems
Journal of Solid-state electronics [10] 1.2 ?
Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A (JVSTA) [11] 1.4 Vacuum, Surfaces, Films
Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B (JVSTB) [12] 1.6 Microelectronics and Nanometer Structures: Processing, Measurement, and Phenomena
Lab on a Chip [13] 5.3 ?
Microelectronic Engineering [14] 1.4 ?
Microelectronics Journal [15] 0.35 ?
Sensor Letters [16] 1.1 ?
Sensors and Actuators A: Physical [17] 1.4 ?
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical [18] 2.6 ?
Surface and Coatings Technology [19] 1.6 ?

SoftwareEdit

Layout EditorEdit

MEMS SimulationEdit

Optical SimulationsEdit

Microfabrication Products & CompaniesEdit

Where to buy raw materials, wafers etc, and where to get the fabrication done is you cannot readily access cleanroom facilities.

Foundry servicesEdit

Suppliers of materials for microfabricationEdit

WafersEdit

Silicon on insulator (SOI) wafersEdit

  • Icemostech [20]; UK; [sales@Icemostech.com]; Device layer +/- 0.5 µm
  • University wafers [21]; USA; Chris Baker [@universitywafer.com]; All kinds of wafers, possibility of small quantities
  • Soitec [22]; France; Sabrina Grosdidier [sabrina.grosdidier@soitec.fr]; High quality SOI, device layer +/- 5 nm
  • MEMC USA Marco Maffe [mmaffe@memc.it]; Device layer +/- 0.5 µm
  • Ultrasil [23]; USA; Thomas J. Gentemann [ultrasiltg@aol.com]; Device layer +/- 0,5 µm, next day shipment of wafers from online inventory
  • Okmetic Oyj [24]; Finland; Veli-Pekka Virtanen [veli-pekka.virtanen@okmetic.com]; Device layer +/- 0.5 µm
  • IBIS [25]; USA; High quality SOI; Device layer +/- 5 nm

Microtechnology ProductsEdit

A Microtechnology TimelineEdit

  • The first transistor
  • The first microchip
  • The first microprocessor
  • 1965 Moores Law
  • The roadmap
  • The first PCR lab-on-a-chip system
  • The first point-of-care lab on a chip system

ReferencesEdit

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