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Name: Yield
ID: m1042
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module covers yield of integrated circuit production.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: integrated circuits, reliability, yield
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: Bill Wilson (
Copyright Holders: Bill Wilson (
Maintainers: Bill Wilson (, Elizabeth Gregory (, Jeffrey Silverman (, Gerard Wysocki (

Latest version: 2.7 (history)
First publication date: Aug 4, 2000 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Aug 14, 2007 1:22 pm -0500


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XML: m1042_2.7.cnxml XML that defines the structure and contents of the module, minus any included media files. Can be reimported in the editing interface. Learn more.

Version History

Version: 2.7 Aug 14, 2007 1:22 pm -0500 by Raymond Wagner
publish to add Gerard Wysocki as maintainer

Version: 2.6 Jul 3, 2003 12:00 am -0500 by Elizabeth Gregory
Resized images

Version: 2.5 Jul 1, 2003 12:00 am -0500 by Elizabeth Gregory
Upgrade to 0.5

Version: 2.4 Jul 25, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
change the version of this module.

Version: 2.3 Nov 19, 2001 12:00 am -0600 by Brent Hendricks
Updated to CNXML 0.3.5

Version: 2.2 Aug 15, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Moved images up from images/ folder (Jenn).

Version: 2.1 May 31, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
updated cnxml 0.1 to 0.3.  rewrote the math in Content MathML.  Added keywords and abstract.

Version: 2.0 Dec 7, 2000 12:00 am -0600 by Brent Hendricks
Bumped version to 2.0

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