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- noun an
instrumentthat uses polarized lightto investigate the surface layersof semiconductor wafersetc. Used in ellipsometry.
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Even in our rather crude lab setup, our fiber ellipsometer was nearly as accurate as commercial hardware.
This ellipsometer makes SE measurements fast and simple.
The affordable, compact, easy-to-use, bench-top SpecEl spectroscopic ellipsometer is ideal for single or multi-layer, semi-transparent samples such as wafers or glass plates.