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Market Definitions and Methodology: Semiconductor Manufacturing Equipment

Published: 12 January 2016

ID: G00290939

Analyst(s): Bob Johnson , Takashi Ogawa, David Christensen, Barbara Van, Jim Walker


This document contains the segment methodology and definitions used in semiconductor equipment forecasts and market share research.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know



  • Market Share Methodology
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Change of Vendor Name
  • Documentation and Citation


High-Level Definitions and Segmentation

  • Semiconductor Equipment Market Segmentation
    • Wafer-Level Manufacturing Equipment
  • Product Definitions
    • Lithography
    • Ion Implantation/Doping Equipment
    • RTP and Oxidation/Diffusion
    • Deposition
    • Material Removal and Cleaning
    • Manufacturing Automation and Control
    • Process Control
    • Wafer-Level Packaging Equipment

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