By Topic

Throughput time forecasting model

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Raddon, A. ; Intel Corp., Rio Rancho, NM, USA ; Grigsby, B.

Market conditions continually force the need to increase operational performance through increased equipment utilization and productivity. Fab 7 ramped a perceived full Fab by an additional 25% in order to meet a growing Flash market. The additional load on the factory incurred an unanticipated increase in Fab Throughput Time (TPT). It was obvious that a change in forecasting methodology was required. A model to forecast the TPT based on the Long Range Plan (LRP) was developed. The TPT model has increased Fab 7's ability to more accurately predict die-out commitments. Moreover, the model increased predictability of TPT (+/-2 days) from 50% to 100%. Finally, the model has provided a business tool to evaluate factory parameter trade-offs

Published in:

Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference and Workshop, 1997. IEEE/SEMI

Date of Conference:

10-12 Sep 1997