Focused Ion Beam Figures

Load the IC and establish coordinate system.




Find the site and zoom in.




Define the windows for cuts and depositions.




Mill open the cut windows.




Deposit the strap to make connection.




Make isolating cuts (if necessary).




Shows an example of a deposited metal strap.




Shows a cross section through the cut and paste operation in electron imaging mode.




Shows a cross section through the cut and paste operation in ion imaging mode.