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AR# 10042

Data Book - Radiation-Tolerant Devices: Manufacturing Process and Power Consumption


General Description:

What is the process to make devices Radiation-Tolerant?

Is there any difference in power consumption between a Rad-Tolerant and regular device?


Our radiation-tolerant parts are manufactured using a special epitaxial wafer fab process. This makes the product immune to latchup. Only devices made with this process are guaranteed to be Rad Hard.

There is no difference in power consumption. Both devices utilize the same geometries, with the difference being the epi layer for Rad-Tolerant devices.

AR# 10042
Date 03/06/2013
Status Active
Type General Article