IL244109D0 - Methods and apparatus for determining focus - Google Patents

Methods and apparatus for determining focus

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IL244109D0
IL244109D0 IL244109A IL24410916A IL244109D0 IL 244109 D0 IL244109 D0 IL 244109D0 IL 244109 A IL244109 A IL 244109A IL 24410916 A IL24410916 A IL 24410916A IL 244109 D0 IL244109 D0 IL 244109D0
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determining focus
focus
determining
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Priority to US14/451,320 priority patent/US9383661B2/en
Priority to PCT/US2014/050390 priority patent/WO2015023542A1/en
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G03PHOTOGRAPHY; CINEMATOGRAPHY; ANALOGOUS TECHNIQUES USING WAVES OTHER THAN OPTICAL WAVES; ELECTROGRAPHY; HOLOGRAPHY
    • G03FPHOTOMECHANICAL PRODUCTION OF TEXTURED OR PATTERNED SURFACES, e.g. FOR PRINTING, FOR PROCESSING OF SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES; MATERIALS THEREFOR; ORIGINALS THEREFOR; APPARATUS SPECIALLY ADAPTED THEREFOR
    • G03F9/00Registration or positioning of originals, masks, frames, photographic sheets or textured or patterned surfaces, e.g. automatically
    • G03F9/70Registration or positioning of originals, masks, frames, photographic sheets or textured or patterned surfaces, e.g. automatically for microlithography
    • G03F9/7003Alignment type or strategy, e.g. leveling, global alignment
    • G03F9/7023Aligning or positioning in direction perpendicular to substrate surface
    • G03F9/7026Focusing
    • GPHYSICS
    • G03PHOTOGRAPHY; CINEMATOGRAPHY; ANALOGOUS TECHNIQUES USING WAVES OTHER THAN OPTICAL WAVES; ELECTROGRAPHY; HOLOGRAPHY
    • G03FPHOTOMECHANICAL PRODUCTION OF TEXTURED OR PATTERNED SURFACES, e.g. FOR PRINTING, FOR PROCESSING OF SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES; MATERIALS THEREFOR; ORIGINALS THEREFOR; APPARATUS SPECIALLY ADAPTED THEREFOR
    • G03F7/00Photomechanical, e.g. photolithographic, production of textured or patterned surfaces, e.g. printing surfaces; Materials therefor, e.g. comprising photoresists; Apparatus specially adapted therefor
    • G03F7/70Exposure apparatus for microlithography
    • G03F7/70483Information management, control, testing, and wafer monitoring, e.g. pattern monitoring
    • G03F7/70616Wafer pattern monitoring, i.e. measuring printed patterns or the aerial image at the wafer plane
    • G03F7/70641Focus
IL244109A 2013-08-10 2016-02-14 Methods and apparatus for determining focus IL244109A (en)

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US201361864527P true 2013-08-10 2013-08-10
US14/451,320 US9383661B2 (en) 2013-08-10 2014-08-04 Methods and apparatus for determining focus
PCT/US2014/050390 WO2015023542A1 (en) 2013-08-10 2014-08-08 Methods and apparatus for determining focus

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