Sil'tronix product application (March)

Silicon dot comparison

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For many years, Sil’tronix ST provides a large

quantity of silicon pieces for photonic applications.

Hereafter, you will find a comparison between a Sil’tronix ST competitor (named X) and the device we provide.


X sample

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Sil'tronix sample

  1. Focus on the intensity provided

The device X shows an intensity within the range of 2 500 charges per minute. The silicon device we provide admits 300 000 charges per minute.

=> A larger amount of charges mean a greatest amount of (111) plans properly oriented with the Sil’tronix ST.

          2. (FWHM=full width at half maximum)

The FWHM is lower on the Sil’tronix ST product than the X one. It is the reason we have a better distinction for both peaks on the Sil’tronix ST sample than the X.

These two peaks come from K alpha and K beta lines produced by the copper target bombed through electrons to generate the X signal which is going to drop on the sample to analyse to be diffracted or not. In certain case, the line K is filtered in order to get only a peak (it is more intuitive). In any case there is still a trace of K, especially when the plate has a good quality.

> The result from the customer is a diffraction 100 times better than the X plate.


For more than 40 years, Sil'tronix ST is specialized in the manufacture of customized silicon wafers. Our purpose is to answer the most efficiently to your needs generated by your researches.

For this reason, we provide a large range of thin films and metallization in order to propose not only a substract but a complete solution...

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For more than 40 years, Sil'tronix ST is specialized in the manufacturing of full custom Silicon wafers. In order to go further and provide you a complete solution to succeed within your topics, we offer the possibility to perform a transmittance on silicon up to 100%

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