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MEMS Front-End Manufacturing Trends

The list includes:

• Through Si Vias• Room temperature bonding• Thin films PZT• Temporary bonding• Cavity SOI• CMOS MEMS• Other MEMS technologies, i.e. gold bonding, could be widely used to reduce die size while maintaining great hermeticity for wafer level packaging.

OBJECTIVES OF THE REPORT

• To provide a forecast in units and $M for front-end MEMS equipment & materials• To offer an overview of the equipment & materials used for the wide range of MEMS devices• To present examples of MEMS manufacturing processes• To show MEMS cost structures• To highlight what's changing in MEMS manufacturing, and why

KEY FEATURES OF THE REPORT

• MEMS process adoption cycle• MEMS equipment & materials forecast• MEMS manufacturing process analysis: What's new?• MEMS equipment & materials market forecast 2012-2018• Detailed MEMS manufacturing process flow• MEMS manufacturing cost structure• MEMS manufacturing strategy analysis

COMPANIES CITED IN THE REPORT (NON-EXHAUSTIVE)

AAC, Adeka Corp., Advanced Chemical Company, Aichi, Air Liquide, Air Products, AKM, Akustica, 3M, Alces, Altatech Semiconductor, AMAT, AMEC, AML, Analog Devices, Atotech, Avago, baolab, Bosch, bTendo, Brewer Science, Canon, Canon Anelva, Cavendish Kinetics, Colibrys, Cookson Electronics, Daetec, DelfMEMS, Discera, Dupont Electronic Technologies, Dynatex International, Ebara technologies Corp., EEJA, Epcos, Epson, Epson Toyocom, Everspin, EVGroup, FLIR, Freescale, Fujifilm, GE Sensing, Hermes Systems, Honeywell, hp, IBM, IceMOS, IMT, Infineon, Ion Torrent, Invensense, Irisys, Kionix, KiyoKawa Plating Industry, Knowles, Lemoptix, Lexmark, Leybold Optics, Maradin, MEMJET, MEMSCAP, MEMSIC, Memsmeriz, MEMTRONICS, Micralyne, Microvision, Miradia, Mitsubishi, Mitsubishi Gas Chemical, Mitsumi Electric, MSI, Murata, Nanofab Korea, Nexx Systems, Nikko Metal, Nikon, Nippon Signal, Novellus, NovioMEMS, nScrypt Inc., Océ, OEM group Oerlikon,, Okmetic, Olympus, Omron, OnSemi, Opus, Philips, Plansee Metal GmbH, polight, Pyreos, Radant MEMS, Reactive Nanotechnology Inc, Rena GmbH, Sand9, Sandia National Lab, Sensata, Sensirion, SensoNor, SensorDynamics, Sentech Instruments, Shinko Seiki, Silex, SiTime, Sony, SPP, SPTS, SSS, ST Micro, SUSS Microtec, Tamarack Scientific, Tango Systems, TDK-Epcos, Tegal, TEL, Teledyne Dalsa, Texas Instrument, Thin materials AG, tMt, TOK, Toshiba, Triquint, Tronics, TSMC, Ulis, Ulvac Inc, Uyemura Co. Ltd, Veeco, VTI, Wavelens, WiSpry, Xaar, X-Fab, Yamaha...

TABLE OF CONTENT

• Report Scope & Definitions p.5> The Report's Key Objectives > What's New in This Report?> The Report's Key Features > Who should be Interested in This Report? > Companies Cited in This Report > About the Authors > Glossary

• Executive summary p.13> Introduction> MEMS Belongs to the « More than Moore » Law> MEMS has a Long Fabrication History> No Moore Law, but MEMS Technology is Evolving Anyway> Moving Towards Standardization?> MEMS Requires Special Process Steps> What Makes MEMS Different from the Mainstream IC Industry?> MEMS Technologies to Watch> Examples of MEMS Platform Building Blocks > Equipment Market Forecast for MEMS Devices> Materials Market Forecast for MEMS Devices> Generic MEMS Platforms> Conclusions

• Introduction to the MEMS industry: Market Dynamics & Key Players p.31> MEMS Sensor & Actuator Applications> MEMS Market Forecast Shipments (in Munits)> MEMS Market Sector Forecast (in $M)> 2011-2017 MEMS Device Forecast (in $M)> MEMS Market Value 2011 - 2017 (in $M)> 2011 MEMS Ranking in $M: TOP 30 players> 2011 MEMS Ranking in $M: TOP 30 - 70 players> Typology of MEMS Companies> Typology of MEMS Foundries> 2011 MEMS Foundry Ranking

• Equipment & Materials Forecast for MEMS Devices p.43> Equipment & Material Demand for MEMS> YOLE's Methodology> Equipment Market Forecasts for MEMS Devices- MEMS Wafer Shipment Forecast (8'' eq.)- Equipment Market Forecast for MEMS Devices- Equipment Market Forecast Breakdown per Tool Type- Equipment Market Forecast Breakdown by Device Type> Material Market Forecasts for MEMS Devices- Materials Market Forecast for MEMS devices- Materials Market Forecast Breakdown by Materials- Materials Market Forecast Breakdown by Device Type

• Detailed MEMS Process Flows & Manufacturing Trends Analysis p.58> Equipment & Material Supplier Overview> Focus on MEMS Accelerometer: Bosch BMA250 3-Axis > Focus on MEMS Gyroscope: ST Micro L3G3250A 3-Axis> Focus on MEMS Microphone: Knowles SPU409LESH > Focus on MEMS Microbolometer: FLIR ICS0601B> Focus on MEMS Micro-Mirror for Pico Projector: Texas Instruments> Focus on RF MEMS for Antenna Tuner: Wispry> Focus on MEMS Oscillator: Discera DSC8002> Front-End Cost Structure & Manufacturing Trends for MEMS Devices> Introduction> Ink-Jet Heads Cost Structure: MEMJET Example> Trends in IJH Manufacturing> TPMS P-Die Cost Structure: Freescale Example> Trends in Pressure Sensors Manufacturing> Microphone Cost Structure: STMicroelectronics Example> Trends in Microphone Manufacturing> 3-Axis Accelerometer Cost Structure: STMicroelectronics Example> Trends in Accelerometer Manufacturing> 3-Axis Gyro Cost Structure: STMicroelectronics Example> Trends in Gyro Manufacturing> Compass Cost Structure: AKM Example> Trends in Compass Manufacturing> IMU Cost Structure: Invensense Example> New Approach From CEA Leti: M&NEMS Concept> Trends in IMU Manufacturing> RF MEMS Cost Structure: WiSpry Example> Trends in RF MEMS Manufacturing> Oscillator Cost Structure: SiTime Example> Trends in Oscillator MEMS Manufacturing> Micro Mirror Cost Structure: TI Example> Trends in Micro-Mirror Manufacturing> Microbolometer Cost Structure: FLIR Example> Trends in Microbolometer Manufacturing> Other MEMS> Micro Display Cost Structure: Qualcomm Example> MEMS Auto Focus> MEMS Technologies for Si Photonics> MEMS-based RFID> Si Microfluidics

• MEMS Manufacturing Trends by Process p.181> MEMS Manufacturing: What's Changing, and Why> MEMS Si Substrates- Thin wafers for MEMS- Engineered SOI Wafers- 6'' vs 8'' MEMS Wafer Size> Lithography> New MEMS Materials> Etching- DRIE- Sacrificial Etch> MEMS 1st Level Packaging- Thin Film Packaging- Wafer Bonding> MEMS to ASIC Assembly- CMOS MEMS Frontier- MEMS Interconnect- TSV as an Enabler for MEMS Packaging> From "Standard" Processes to Technology Platforms to Products

• Conclusions p.250> Final Conclusions

• Appendices p.252> Yole Développement Presentation

To order this report: Electronic_Component_and_Semiconductor Industry: MEMS Front-End Manufacturing Trends

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