Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum

The Math Forum Internet Mathematics Library

Level Set Methods Applied to Microchip Manufacturing

_____________________________________
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
_____________________________________

Visit this site: http://math.berkeley.edu/~sethian/Movies/Movielitho.html

Author:J. A. Sethian
Description: A paper and movies on microchip manufacturing. Part of the process of manufacturing a computer chip consists of digging holes in silicon wafers and coating them with materials. At various stages, level set methods can be used to track the evolution of the surface profile as it is shaped and formed. One of the first steps is photolithography, which looks a lot like silkscreening.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Video, Articles
Math Topics: Differential Geometry

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

_____________________________________
Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help
_____________________________________

© 1994-2014 Drexel University. All rights reserved.
http://mathforum.org/
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Goodwin College of Professional Studies.The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.