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Semiconductor Technologies Research Laboratory- YITAL, Turkey

YITAL is a part of the Marmara Research Center in Gebze outside of Istanbul, which is one of the R&D centers belonging to TÜBİTAK (Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey). YITAL was founded in 1981 and is today probably the leading CMOS ASIC production facility in Turkey.


YİTAL has today environments dedicated for class 1000, 100 as well as class 10 clean room work. There is a fully equipped laboratory for CMOS production – including a scanning electron microscope and diffusion furnaces - with 0,7μm CMOS processes being the standard since several years. Recently a new stepper have made possible 0,3 μm  processes.

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Strategy Forum
"Nanoelectronics and Micro- and Nano- Systems Technologies (MNST) for European knowledge-based  economy"

Kraków, 6-7 September  2007   [...details]



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