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71. Report of Investigation of RM 8111: Single-Crystal Critical Dimension Prototype Reference Materials
Published: 3/2/2005
Authors: Michael W. Cresswell, Richard A Allen, Ronald G Dixson, William F Guthrie, Christine E. Murabito, Brandon Park, Joaquin (Jack) Martinez
Abstract: Staff of the Semiconductor Electronics Division, the Information Technology Laboratory, and the Precision Engineering Laboratory at NIST, in collaboration with VLSI Standards, Inc., of San Jose, California, have developed a new generation of prototyp ...

72. CD-AFM Reference Metrology at NIST and SEMATECH
Published: 2/27/2005
Authors: Ronald G Dixson, Jing Fu, Ndubuisi G Orji, William F Guthrie, Richard A Allen, Michael W. Cresswell

73. Dimensional Metrology with AFM
Published: 1/1/2005
Authors: T Mcwaid, J Schneir, Ronald G Dixson, V W. Tsai
Abstract: Abstract not available.

74. Line Edge Roughness Metrology Using Atomic Force Microscopes
Published: 1/1/2005
Authors: Ndubuisi George Orji, Theodore Vincent Vorburger, Joseph Fu, Ronald G Dixson, C Nguyen, Jayaraman Raja
Abstract: Line edge roughness measurements using two types of atomic force microscopes and two types of tips are compared. Measurements were made on specially prepared samples with inscribed edge roughness of different amplitudes and wavelengths. The spatial w ...

75. Linewidth Measurement from a Stitched AFM Image
Published: 1/1/2005
Authors: Joseph Fu, Ronald G Dixson, Ndubuisi George Orji, Theodore Vincent Vorburger, C Nguyen
Abstract: Image stitching is a technique that combines two or more images to form one composite image, which provides a field of view that the originals cannot.  It has been widely used in photography, medical imaging, and computer vision and graphics. &n ...

76. Reference Measurement System Using Critical Dimension Atomic Force Microscopy (CD-AFM): Final Report
Published: 1/1/2005
Author: Ronald G Dixson
Abstract: SEMATECH and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have worked together to implement a Reference Measurement System (RMS) at SEMATECH using a critical-dimension atomic force microscope (CD-AFM). The basic goal of the collaboratio ...

77. Traceable Calibration of Critical-Dimension Atomic Force Microscope Linewidth Measurements with Nanometer Uncertainty
Published: 1/1/2005
Authors: Ronald G Dixson, Richard A Allen, William F Guthrie, Michael W. Cresswell
Abstract: The use of critical dimension atomic force microscopes (CD-AFMs) in semiconductor manufacturing, both for process control and as a reference metrology tool, is increasing.  If the tip width is calibrated consistentlybetween measurements, a CD-AF ...

78. Traceable Pico-Meter Level Step Height Metrology
Published: 12/1/2004
Authors: Ndubuisi George Orji, Ronald G Dixson, Joseph Fu, Theodore Vincent Vorburger
Abstract: The atomic force microscope (AFM) increasingly being used as a metrology tool in the semiconductor industry where the features measured are at the nanometer level and continue to decrease. Usually the height sensors of the AFM are calibrated using st ...

79. Reference Metrology Using a Next Generation CD-AFM
Published: 5/24/2004
Authors: Ronald G Dixson, Angela Guerry
Abstract: International SEMATECH (ISMT and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are working together to improve the traceability of AFM dimensional metrology in semiconductor manufacturing. Due to the unique metrology requirements and the ...

80. Interim Report on Single Crystal Critical Dimension Reference Materials (SCCDRM)
Published: 1/1/2004
Authors: Ronald G Dixson, Michael W. Cresswell, Richard A Allen, William F Guthrie, Brandon Park, Christine E. Murabito, Joaquin (Jack) Martinez
Abstract: The single crystal critical dimension reference materials (SCCDRM) project has been completed, and the samples for the SEMATECH member companies have been released for distribution.  The final technology transfer report is currently undergoing r ...

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