March 27, 2020
Traditional approaches to via insertion to meet reliability and yield at advanced nodes are giving way to necessary automation.
June 10, 2016
Design for test could look quite different in five years' time compared to the situation designers have today as chipmakers wrestle with the problems of yield control, safety, and aging.
June 1, 2016
Samsung Foundry has adapted Mentor's DFM and test tools in a system that can produce a 10% increase in yield across all nodes.
October 6, 2015
Samsung bases PRISM and FLARE defect analysis and optimization on Mentor Graphics' Calibre and Tessent. Yields rise. Ramps shorten.
June 7, 2015
Spice regressions, library characterisation and yield analysis are all being promoted as suitable for running on the cloud
June 4, 2012
The Silicon Integration Initiative (Si2) is targeting the end of the year for release 2.0 of its OpenDFM standard, which will include support for DRC+ and make it possible to build search engines for yield.