Facilities
Reliability and Radiation Effects on Advanced CMOS Technologies

 

      Here's a list of the facilities we use for our experiments.  
   

Microlectronics Lab

State-of-the-art testing equipment for accurate measurements down to the fA in our laboratory at the Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, Italy.

 
   

SIRAD

Heavy-ion beam line dedicated to single event effects testing, located at the INFN Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro, Padova, Italy.

 
     

HIF

Heavy-ion beam line in Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium.

 
     

RADEF

Heavy-ion beam line in Jyväskylä, Finland.

 
     

SANDIA microbeam

Microbeam facility in Albuquerque, US.

 
     

ISIS

Wide-spectrum neutron source located at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Didcot, England, UK.

 
     

TRIUMF Cyclotron

Proton and wide-spectrum neutron source located near Vancouver, Canada.

 
     

CN

Alpha and proton accelerator located at the INFN Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro, Padova, Italy.

 
     

Alpha Source

Radioactive americium source emitting alpha particles, located at the Department of Information Engineering - University of Padova.

 
     

X-ray Probe station

X-ray probe station used for total dose experiments, located at the INFN Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro, Padova, Italy.

 
     

Gamma source

Gamma source used for total dose experiments.

 
     

Atomic Force Microscopes

Atomic Force Microscopes located at CIVEN, Marghera.

 
     

CERN X-ray Probe Station

X-ray probe station used for total dose experiments at CERN.

 
     

Electron accelerator

Linear electron accelerator used for total dose experiments in Bologna, Italy.