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Europractice Photonics MPW runs, Pricelist 2019

General conditions

  • Prices and conditions may change at any time without prior notice.
  • Depending on run participation, or the number of submissions, the schedule can be adapted or runs may be cancelled. The price can also depend on run participation for some technologies.
  • Prices are in EURO.
  • Prices are for the delivery of unpackaged, untested prototypes.
  • Plots of the design can be ordered at 50EUR for the first plot, and 20EUR for subsequent plots.

  • Hover over the "?" symbol to discover specific comments and explanation.
  EU-Discounted Price applies to EUROPRACTICE registered (who paid their annual full membership fee) Academic and Research Members from all 28 EU countries and Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Georgia, Iceland, Israel, Liechtenstein, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Norway, Russia, Switzerland, Turkey, Serbia and Ukraine who submit designs for educational or publicly funded research use only.
     
  Standard Price applies to universities and research institutes that don't belong to the previous category.
Companies can contact the foundry directly or can be served through Europractice but aproval from the foundry is required.
     
  Disclaimer The listed Europractice prices (EU-discounted as well as standard prices) are for fabrication of a set of prototype samples of the designs (GDS) of the customer on MPW runs in standard SiPhotonics technologies. For any change in technology (options, process tuning, etc.) or extra samples/wafers, dedicated mask sets and engineering runs, customers need to request a dedicated quote.
Contact yi.xie@imec.be .

 

 

Technology specific pricing

imec Si-Photonics: passives+

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  • Imec Si-Photonics passives technology is replaced by imec Si-Photonics passives+ technology in 2019. Imec Si-Photonics passives+ allows for metal heaters and edge-couplers, but its introduction also implies a few other changes to the offer. Existing users, please be cautious.
  • Number of prototypes in base order: depends on design size: 20 for 1 block or larger, 10 for half block or smaller.
  • Due to the nature of MPW logistics, more chips than ordered may sometimes be shipped.
 

imec Si-Photonics: passives+

Design size STANDARD
price
DISCOUNTED
price
Design Size half block - horizontal 5.15 x 2.5 mm 6100 5800
  half block - vertical 2.5 x 5.15 mm 6100 5800
  1 block 5.15 x 5.15 mm 11600 11000
  2 block - horizontal 10.45 x 5.15 mm 20600 19600
  2 block - vertical 5.15 x 10.45 mm 20600 19600
  Larger sizes   Contact us
 
Options extra set of half block chips (10 samples) +2000 +2000
  extra set of chips (1 block or larger; 20 samples) +2000 +2000

 

imec Si-Photonics: iSiPP50G

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  • Number of prototypes in standard order depends on design size: 20 for 1 block or larger, 10 for half block or smaller.
  • Due to the nature of MPW logistics, more chips than ordered may sometimes be shipped.
 

imec Si-Photonics: iSiPP50G

Design size STANDARD
price
DISCOUNTED
price
Design Size quarter block 2.5 x 2.5 mm 10000 9500
  half block - horizontal 5.15 x 2.5 mm 20000 19000
  half block - vertical 2.5 x 5.15 mm 20000 19000
  1 block 5.15 x 5.15 mm 40000 38000
  2 block - horizontal 10.45 x 5.15 mm 80000 76000
  2 block - vertical 5.15 x 10.45 mm 80000 76000
  4 blocks 10.45 x 10.45 mm 150000 142500
  Other   Contact us
 
Options extra set of quarter block chips (10 samples) +2000 +2000
  extra set of half block chips (10 samples) +2000 +2000
  extra set of chips (1 block or larger; 20 samples) +2000 +2000

 

 

 

LETI-ePIXfab SiPhotonics: passives

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Pricing for 2019 to be decided.

 

LETI-ePIXfab SiPhotonics: passives with heater

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Pricing for 2019 to be decided.

 

IHP

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Pricing for 2019 to be decided.

 

       

 

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