ISS 2019_Mike Corbett, Linx Consulting_Abstract

Wafer Fab Materials In The Era Of 3D Scaling

Mike Corbett
Managing Partner, Linx Cosulting

This paper will review the trends that have shaped the current state of the wafer fab materials industry. It will then assess the impact that 3d scaling on the wafer fab materials industry and review key materials shortages in the industry over the last several years. It will then explore likely evolution paths for major wafer fab materials segments going forward. We will conclude by review the state of wafer fab materials suppliers and presenting conclusions.