Electronic Gas

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    Nitrogen in semiconductor manufacture

    2018-04-04T10:18:00Z

    Simon Augustus looks at the role of nitrogen as a specialty gas in the manufacture of semiconductors.

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    Driving new electronics materials

    2018-02-02T10:49:00Z

    Electronic Fluorocarbons (EFC), headquartered in Massachusetts, utilizes the latest technology for the  purification and microanalysis of its legacy fluorinated specialty gases and rare gases for the medical and electronics semiconductor manufacturing industries.

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    Dopant gases: Developments in storage and delivery

    2018-02-02T00:00:00Z

    The electronics industry is entering a new period of clarity and confidence, gas world understands, as it converges with conviction on the technology roadmaps of its future. Like most other industries, however, the electronics sector is still under significant pressure to address increased process complexity, performance, and regulatory requirements.

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    Creating a semiconductor

    2018-02-02T00:00:00Z

    Gases have been a key enabler of the electronics industry since the first commercial transistors and integrated circuits were produced in the mid-twentieth century.

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    The electronics gases business in China

    2018-02-02T00:00:00Z

    In 2016, China manufactured 2.1 billion sets of mobile phone, a 13.6% increase from 1.81 billion sets in 2015, and a one billion units increase over five years. This is just a simple example of how the electronics industry in China is booming, at an astounding rate.

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    Electronics gases – The clarity and confidence driving consumption

    2018-02-02T00:00:00Z

    Rewind 3 to 4 years, and much of the conjecture in the electronics business surrounded the next wave of expected technologies and wafer fabrication processes, from 450mm wafers to 14 nanometer (14nm) node transistors to lithographic patterning.

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    An introduction to...Gas analysis in PCB fabrication

    2017-12-03T00:00:00Z

    As the use of electronic communication devices such as smartphones, tablets and laptops proliferates, it is evident that they have become an essential part of everyday modern life. At the heart of these devices lies the PCB (printed circuit board).

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    Less is Moore

    2017-12-01T10:52:00Z

    Electronics manufacturing is a highly complex sequence of adding and subtracting material, with the resulting sum yielding circuits sometimes less than one hundred atoms wide. For over 50 years, Moore’s Law has driven an industry to make smaller devices on larger scales.

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    Specialty gases in the electronics and semiconductor industry

    2017-12-01T10:50:00Z

    The roots of our digital lifestyles certainly are semiconductors, which allow for the creation of complex transistor structures. Semiconductors are crystalline or amorphous (non-crystalline) solids with distinct electrical characteristics.

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    Ammonia: A feedstock providing the platform for electronics

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    While ammonia is manufactured on a massive scale to help feed the world, it is increasingly used in important reactions in the electronics industry.