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U.Washington is hosting a new SOI-based photonics foundry service called OpSIS

Posted on February 9, 2011
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With backing from Intel, U.Washington is hosting a new SOI-based photonics foundry service called OpSIS. Looking to launch a photonics revolution as MOSIS did for electronics a few decades ago, OpSIS is a multi-project wafer service. Actual foundry services are provided by BAE Systems. Read the Intel blog entry by Dr. Mario J. Paniccia, director of the company’s Photonics Technology Lab, for his take on just how important this project is.