Overview: The SOI Industry Consortium comprises companies from the electronics industry with the mission of accelerating silicon-on insulator (SOI) innovation into broad markets by promoting the benefits of SOI technology and reducing the barriers to adoption. Goals include: identifying a list of physical IP needed by market segments; facilitating IP and design validation to make it available; and accelerating the current technology and product roadmap for high performance and low power consumer applications. Consortium members include: AMD, Applied Materials, ARM, Cadence Design Systems, IBM, IMEC, Infotech, Innovative Silicon, Kanazawa Institute of Technology, KLA-Tencor, MEMC, Mentor Graphics, MIT Lincoln Laboratories, Nvidia, Ritsumeikan University, Samsung, Semico, SEH Europe, Soitec, Stanford University, STMicroelectronics, Synopsys, Tyndall Institute, University of California-Berkeley, University Catholique de Louvain, UMC, and Varian.
Specifications: Available at: http://www.soiconsortium.org/about-soi/white-papers.php
IPR Policy: See Article 12, available at: http://www.soiconsortium.org/pdf/soi-consortium-bylaws.pdf
Current Status: Active