Foundry Partners - UMC
United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) is a world-leading semiconductor foundry, specializing in the contract manufacturing of customer designed ICs for high performance semiconductor applications. Since entering the pure-play foundry industry in 1995, UMC has been the sector's fastest growing company. Its position as the foundry industry technology leader has been a major contributing factor to its rapid growth. UMC delivers the cutting-edge foundry technologies that enable sophisticated system-on-chip (SOC) designs, including 0.13um copper/low k, embedded DRAM, and mixed signal/RFCMOS. In addition, UMC is a leader in 300mm manufacturing with strategically located 300mm fabs to serve our global customer base: Fab 12A in Taiwan and UMCi in Singapore (pilot production Q2 2003). UMC employs over 8,500 people worldwide and has offices in Taiwan, Japan, Singapore, Europe, and the United States.
The ADS front-end PDK support matrix is given below:
|Process Name||ADS 2009 PDK||ADS 2011 PDK|
|CMOS 0.25||Yes||on demand|
|CMOS 0.18||Yes||on demand|
|CMOS 0.13||Yes||Yes (MMRFCMOS.13)|
|CMOS 0.09||Yes||on demand|
|CMOS 0.065||Yes||on demand|
The kits work seamlessly with ADS 2011, ADS 2009 Update 1 and prior ADS releases.
In addition to the ADS front-end PDK support, UMC also supports GoldenGate and Momentum for a broad range of their Cadence® Virtuoso® PDKs.
For more information, refer to http://www.umc.com/