An asymmetric LDD sidewall spacer technology is presented which gives a high drivability of LDD MOSFET without sacrificing hot carrier immunity. The asymmetric spacer is fabricated by using a selective oxide deposition technique. The process implemented in a CMOS fabrication sequence requires no additional masking step. The fact that no reliability problems are introduced in the transistor characteristics by the selective oxide deposition process is also examined.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)