Technician inspecting silicon wafers

Technician inspecting silicon wafers

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Caption: Technician wearing clean room clothing making visual inspection of silicon wafers for possible defects using a black ray lamp. Numerous rectangular integrated circuits (silicon chips) are constructed from a wafer of crystalline silicon; the chips will ultimately be diced from the completed wafers. Each chip will comprise a complicated pattern of embedded zones created by successive imaging, etching and deposition or growth processes. Absolute cleanliness is vital throughout the manufacturing process; one source of contamination might ruin an entire batch of almost finished wafers.

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Keywords: black ray lamp, chip fabrication, chip fabricatn, chip manufacture, clean room, electronic, electronics, high-tech, integrated circuit, microchip, semiconductor industry, technology

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