- Image Extraction and Search — Why image plays an important role in IC design and layout? How Anchor’s Pattern-Centric Technology can help? ... [more]
- Care Area Generation for BFI and EBI — Why we need care area? As lithography technology continuously shrinks to 20nm and beyond, the defect number becomes a significant issue in wafer manufacturing inspection. [more]
- Parameterized Pattern Search — Why do we need pattern search technology? Why is parameterized pattern search a game changer? ... [more]
- Design Based Defect Filtering and DOI Classification — What is wafer hotspot and how are they managed? How is filtering and DOI classification defect performed? ... [more]
- Hotspot Pattern Library — What is a hotspot pattern library? What are the critical roles the Hotspot Pattern Library can play? ... [more]
- NanoScope PRV and Pattern Grouping — grouping makes OPC hotspot review and fix much easier. Why NanoScope-PRV™ is the Solution? ... [more]
- AHS release (Anchor hotspot solution ), September , 2013 —
A systematic way to detect, validate, monitor and clear hotspot patterns ... [more]
- Prolith Technical Symposium, Sept 12 ~ 13, 2012 in Beijing, China —
Anchor Semiconductor is the distributor in China for KLA-Tencor's Computational Lithography family of products. Anchor is honored to joined effort with Beijing Institute of Technology ... [more]
- Anchor Semiconductor China Technical Symposium, May 23, 2012 in Shanghai, China — Layout pattern dependent hotspot is a major yield killer for advanced technology nodes. Semiconductor industry has been struggling to find effective solutions ... [more]
- Anchor @ Korea, March 21, 2012, Technical Symposium on Pattern-Centric Hotspot Yield Solutions — Anchor is proud to present technology in Hotspot yield management solutions addressing challenges in hotspot identification ... [more]
Semiconductor industry has been facing great challenges with growing inter-dependency of IC design and pattern fabrication while experiencing skyrocketing cost of ownership from process development to high-yield volume production.
As an industry pioneer, Anchor Semiconductor provides unique pattern-centric solutions in Design-based Manufacturing Optimization to help foundries and IDMs facing these and other coming challenges.
Anchor's diverse product portfolio can be used for the following applications.
- Systematic defect and hotspot pattern identification and validation to accelerate process and product yield ramp up
- Hotspot monitoring and defect classification in wafer process
- Equipment efficiency enhancement especially in wafer inspection and metrology