Keithley 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Accelerate research, reliability and failure analysis studies of semiconductor devices, materials and process development with the 4200A-SCS. The highest performance parameter analyzer, it delivers synchronizing current-voltage (I-V), capacitance-voltage (C-V) and ultra-fast pulsed I-V measurements.

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DC Current-Voltage
(I-V) Range

10 aA - 1A
0.2 µV - 210 V

Capacitance-Voltage
(C-V) Range

1 kHz - 10 MHz
± 30V DC bias

Pulsed I-V
Range

±40 V (80 V p-p), ±800 mA
200 MSa/sec, 5 ns sampling rate

 

Keithley 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Parametric insight, fast and clear.

Front view of 4200A-SCS and 4200A-CVIV performing a CV sweep

Making connections to your bold discoveries has never been easier. The 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer reduces characterization complexity and test setup by up to 50%, providing clear, uncompromised measurement and analysis capability. Plus, embedded measurement expertise—an industry first—provides test guidance and gives you supreme confidence in your results.

Highlights

  • Built-in measurement videos in English, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean
  • Jump start your testing with hundreds of user-modifiable application tests
  • Automated real-time parameter extraction, data graphing, arithmetic functions

Measure. Switch. Repeat.

Keithley 4200A-CVIV multi-switch on a wafer probe station

The 4200A-CVIV Multi-Switch automatically switches between I-V and C-V measurements without re-cabling or lifting the prober tips. Unlike competing products, the four-channel 4200A-CVIV display provides local visual insight for quick test setup and easy troubleshooting when unexpected results occur.

Highlights

  • Move C-V measurement to any device terminal without re-cabling
  • User-configurable for low current capability
  • Personalize the names of output channels
  • View real-time test status

Stable low current measurements for I-V Characterization

With the 4201-SMU and 4211-SMU modules you can achieve stable low current measurements in a high capacitance system. With four models of source measure unit (SMU) to choose from, the 4200A-SCS can be customized to meet all of your I-V measurement needs. By offering field Installable Units and optional preamplifier modules, Keithley makes sure that you can make the most accurate low current measurements with little to no downtime.

Highlights

  • Add an SMU without an sending the instrument back to the factory
  • Make femptoamp measurements
  • Up to 9 SMU channels
  • Optimized for long cables or large chucks

Integrated solution with analytical probers and cryogenic controllers.

Keithley 4200A-SCS parameter analyzer in front of wafer probe station

The 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer supports many manual and semi-automated wafer probers and cryogenic temperature controllers, including MPI Cascade MicroTech, Lucas Labs/Signatone, MicroManipulator, Wentworth Laboratories, LakeShore Model 336 cryogenic temperature controller.

Highlights

  • "Point and click" test sequencing
  • "Manual" prober mode tests prober functionality
  • Fake prober mode enables debugging without removing commands

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Datasheet Model Description Pricing
View Datasheet 4200A-SCS-PK1
High Resolution IV
210V/100mA, 0.1 fA resolution
For two- and three-terminal devices, MOSFET, CMOS characterization Package 4200A-SCS-PK1 includes:
  • 4200A-SCS parameter analyzer
  • (2) 4200-SMU Module
  • (1) 4200-PA Preamp
  • (1) 8101-PIV Test fixture with sample devices
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View Datasheet 4200A-SCS-PK2
High Resolution IV & CV
210V/100mA, 0.1 fA resolution, 1kHz - 10MHz
For high κ dielectric, deep submicron CMOS characterization Package 4200A-SCS-PK2 includes:
  • 4200A-SCS parameter analyzer
  • (2) 4200-SMU Module
  • (1) 4200-PA Preamp
  • (1) 4210-CVU Capacitance-Voltage Module
  • (1) 8101-PIV Test fixture with sample devices
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View Datasheet 4200A-SCS-PK3
High Resolution and Power IV & CV
210V/1A, 0.1 fA resolution, 1kHz - 10MHz
For power devices, high κ dielectric, deep submicron CMOS device characterization Package 4200A-SCS-PK3 includes:
  • 4200A-SCS parameter analyzer
  • (2) 4200-SMU Module
  • (2) 4210-SMU
  • (2) 4200-PA Preamp
  • (1) 4210-CVU Capacitance-Voltage Module
  • (1) 8101-PIV Test fixture with sample devices
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View Datasheet 4200-BTI-A
Ultra-fast NBTI/PBTI
For sophisticated NBTI and PBTI measurements on leading-edge silicon CMOS technology Package 4200-BTI-A includes:
  • (1) 4225-PMU Ultra-Fast I-V Module
  • (2) 4225-RPM Remote Preamplifier/Switch Modules
  • Automated Characterization Suite (ACS) Software
  • Ultra-Fast BTI Test Project Module
  • Cabling
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Semiconductor Reliability

Reliability testing performed with the 4225-PMU pulse module

Perform complex reliability tests while letting the 4200A-SCS take care of the complexities. Included projects like Hot Carrier Injection Degradation (HCI) and Negative Bias Temperature Instability (NBTI) give you a jump start on device analysis. For larger labs, the 4200-BTI package includes site mapping and automatic prober control with Keithley’s ACS software.

Highlights

  • Combine DC I-V, C-V, and pulse measurements in one set of tests
  • Included support for many probe stations and external instruments
  • Easy to use cycling system allows repeat measurements without coding

C-V Measurement for High Impedance Applications

Very Low Frequency C-V Sweep performed on a MOSCAP device

Use Keithley’s custom Very Low Frequency C-V Technique to analyze the capacitance of your high resistance sample. This technique is performed using only source measure unit (SMU) instruments but can be combined with a 4210-CVU to perform higher frequency measurements as well.

Highlights

  • .01 to 10 Hz frequency range with sensitivity of 1 pF to 10 nF
  • 3½-digit typical resolution, minimum typical of 10 fF

Non-volatile Memory

PUND memory test sequence performed with the 4225-PMU pulse module

Put your new technologies to the test with thorough pulsed I-V characterization. The 4200A-SCS comes with support and ready-to-run tests for the latest in NVRAM technologies from floating gate flash to ReRAM and FeRAM. Dual sourcing and measuring capabilities in current and voltage allow both transient and I-V domain characterization.

Testing when using Long Cables or Capacitive Fixtures

Vg-Id test performed with the 4201-SMU module

Use 4201 or 4211-SMUs when making tests requires very long cabling or fixtures with higher capacitances. These SMUs are ideal for connecting to LCD test stations, probers, switch matrices or any other large or complicated tester. Field installable versions allow you to add capacity without returning the unit to a service center.

Nanoscale Device Characterization

Carbon Nanotube FET family of curves

The integrated instrument capabilities of the 4200A-SCS simplify the measurement requirements in developing nanoscale electronics such as carbon nanotubes. Start your investigations from a preconfigured test project and expand your work from there. A pulsed source mode for SMUs helps reduce overheating problems can be combined with low voltage C-V and ultra-fast pulsed DC measurements in seconds.

Resistivity of Materials

Resistivity measurements for material science performed with a colinear four-point probe

Use a 4200A-SCS with integrated SMUs to easily measure resistivity using a four-point collinear probe or van der Pauw method. Included tests perform repetitive van der Pauw calculations automatically, saving you valuable research time. A maximum current resolution of 10aA and input impedance of >10­­­­16 ohms give you more accurate and precise results.

MOSFET Characterization

MOSFET Threshold Voltage measurement taken on a 4200A-SCS parameter analyzer

The 4200A-SCS can hold all the instruments necessary for full characterization of MOS devices through component or on-wafer testing. Included tests and projects solve for oxide thickness of a MOSCap, threshold voltages, doping concentration, mobile ion concentration, and more. All these tests can be run at the touch of a button from a single instrument box.

Data Sheet Module Description Configure and Quote
4200A-CVIV I-V/C-V MULTI-SWITCH MODULE Configure & Quote
4201-SMU Medium Power Source Measure Unit for High-Capacitance Setups Configure & Quote
4211-SMU High Power Source Measure Unit for High-Capacitance Setups Configure & Quote
4201-SMU-R Field Installable Medium Power Source Measure Unit for High-Capacitance Setups Configure & Quote
4211-SMU-R Field Installable High Power Source Measure Unit for High-Capacitance Setups Configure & Quote
4200-SMU MEDIUM POWER SOURCE-MEASURE UNIT Configure & Quote
4210-SMU HIGH POWER SOURCE-MEASURE UNIT Configure & Quote
4200-SMU-R FIELD REPLACEABLE MPSMU Configure & Quote
4210-SMU-R FIELD REPLACEABLE HPSMU Configure & Quote
4200-PA REMOTE PREAMPLIFIER MODULE Configure & Quote
4210-CVU CAPACITANCE-VOLTAGE UNIT Configure & Quote
4220-PGU HIGH VOLTAGE PULSE GENERATOR UNIT Configure & Quote
4225-PMU ULTRA-FAST PULSE MEASURE UNIT Configure & Quote
4225-RPM REMOTE PREAMPLIFIER/SWITCH MODULE Configure & Quote
4200-BTI-A ULTRA FAST BTI PKG Configure & Quote
4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer Datasheet

Literature Number: 1KW-60780-5
Datasheet
Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer Reference Manual

The Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer Reference Manual provides detailed instruction for the 4200A-SCS.

The Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer Reference Manual provides detailed instruction for the 4200A. It includes hardware information, such as connection information and SMU, PGU, PMU, and CVU descriptions. It also includes descriptions of the Clarius, KCon, KPulse, KULT, and KXCI software. LPT library descriptions are also provide. 


Part Number: 4200A-901-01G_September_2019_Reference.pdf
Primary User Manual
Model 4200A-SCS Clarius V1.7 Software

The Clarius+ software application suite is the software for the 4200A-SCS. Clarius+ software requires Microsoft Windows 10 on your 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer. These release notes describe fixed issues and known issues in the software.


Part Number: 077132609
Release Notes Manual
Model 4200A-SCS Clarius V1.6.1 Software

The Clarius+ software application suite is the software for the 4200A-SCS. Clarius+ software requires Microsoft Windows 10 on your 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer. These release notes describe fixed issues and known issues in the software.


Part Number: 077132608
Release Notes Manual
Model 4200A Parameter Analyzer User's Manual
The Keithley Instruments Model 4200A-SCS User's Manual provides detailed product, connection, accessory, application, and Clarius+ software information. User Manual

This User's Manual includes specific applications to help you get started quickly.
Part Number: 4200A-900-01C
Primary User Manual
Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer Reference Manual
The Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer Reference Manual provides detailed instruction for the 4200A-SCS.

The Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer Reference Manual provides detailed instruction for the 4200A. It includes hardware information, such as connection information and SMU, PGU, PMU, and CVU descriptions. It also includes descriptions of the Clarius, KCon, KPulse, KULT, and KXCI software. LPT library descriptions are also provided.


Part Number: 4200A-901-01F
Primary User Manual
Model 4200A-CVIV Multi-Switch User's Manual
User's manual for the 4200A CV-IV multi-switch.

The Keithley Instruments Model 4200A-CVIV Multi-Switch User's Manual provides detailed product, connection, accessory, application, and Clarius+ software information.


Part Number: 4200A-CVIV-900-01D
Primary User Manual
Model 4200A-RM Rack Mount Kit Installation Instructions
Model 4200A-RM Rack Mount Kit Installation Instructions

This document contains installation instructions for the Model 4200A-RM Rack-Mount Kit, a fixed rack-mount kit for cabinet mounting of the Keithley 4200A-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System.


Part Number: 071348701
Manual
Model 4210-MMPC-C Multi-Measurement Prober Cable Kit Quick Start Guide
This multi-measurement cable set is a collection of standard and custom connectors and accessories used to take I-V, C-V, and pulsed I-V measurements using a single prober cable setup. Instruction Manual

This multi-measurement cable set is a collection of standard and custom connectors and accessories used to take I-V, C-V, and pulsed I-V measurements using a single prober cable setup.
Part Number: PA-1001D
User Manual
KTE Interactive V9.1 Service Pack 2 Software Release Notes & Installation Instructions
Release notes and installation instructions for KTE Interactive software for the 4200. Release Notes

This document provides supplemental information regarding KTE Interactive V9.1 Service Pack 2 (SP2). This information includes detailed instructions describing how to install this service pack and and summary of fixes and enhancements included in KTE Interactive V9.1 Service Pack 2.
Part Number: PA-895R
Release Notes Manual
Model 4200A-SCS Declassification and Security Instructions
Model 4200A-SCS Declassification and Security Instructions Instructions

If you have data security concerns, this document tells you how to clear or sanitize the Keithley Instruments Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer's memory devices. It also explains how to declassify an instrument that is not functioning.
Part Number: 077126200
Declassification Manual
Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System Declassification and Security Instructions
Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System Declassification and Security Instructions Instructions

If you have data security concerns, this document tells you how to clear or sanitize the Keithley Instruments Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System's memory devices. It also explains how to declassify an instrument that is not functioning.
Part Number: 077134300
Declassification Manual
Modèle 4200A-SCS Liste d'Avertissements
Warnings from the QSGs, User's Manual and Reference Manual translated into French for the 4200A-SCS Other

List of documentation warnings for the Canadian market that are in both English and French.
Part Number: 077126000
User Manual
Model 4200A-SCS Package 3 System Quick Start Guide
Model 4200A-SCS Package 3 System Quick Start Guide Quick Start User Manual

The Quick Start Guide for the Keithley Instruments 4200A-SCS-PK3 provides unpacking and basic connection information. It also provides step-by-step examples to allow you to familiarize yourself with the Parameter Analyzer.
Part Number: 4200A-PK3-903-01A
Primary User Manual
Model 4200A-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System Quick Start Guide
Model 4200A-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System Quick Start Guide Quick Start User Manual

Brief introduction to the Keithley Instruments 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer, including unpacking and initial connection information.
Part Number: 4200A-903-01A
Primary User Manual
Model 4200A-SCS-PK2 Parameter Analyzer Quick Start Guide
Model 4200A-SCS-PK2 Parameter Analyzer Quick Start Guide Quick Start User Manual

The Quick Start Guide for the Keithley Instruments 4200A-SCS-PK2 provides unpacking and basic connection information. It also provides sample tests that you can use to familiarize yourself with the Parameter Analyzer.
Part Number: 4200A-PK2-903-01A
Primary User Manual
Model 4200-Compiler Installation Instructions
4200-Compiler installation instructions for the 4200A-SCS and 4200-SCS Instructions

Installation instructions for the Model 4200-Compiler, a compiler that you can use to create user modules for the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer and the 4200-SCS.
Part Number: PA-1030E
Combined User/Service Manual
4200A-SCS Clarius+ Software Suite V1.7
This version of Clarius+ is only supported on Microsoft Windows 10. If installed on the 4200A-SCS system with a Clarius+ release prior to V1.4, contact Keithley, a Tektronix Company, at TEK.com to upgrade the parameter analyzer. If installing on a …

Part Number: 4200A-CLARIUS-V1.7
Application
4200A-SCS Clarius+ Software Suite V1.6.1
This version of Clarius+ is only supported on Microsoft Windows 10. If installed on the 4200A-SCS system with a Clarius+ release prior to V1.4, contact Keithley, a Tektronix Company, at TEK.com to upgrade the parameter analyzer. If installing on a …

Part Number: 4200A-CLARIUS-V1.6.1
Application
4200A-SCS Clarius+ Software Suite V1.5
This version of Clarius+ is only supported on Microsoft Windows 10. If installed on the 4200A-SCS system with a Clarius+ release prior to V1.4, contact Keithley, a Tektronix company, at tek.com to upgrade the parameter analyzer.If installing on a …

Part Number: 4200A-CLARIUS-V1.5
Application
4200A-SCS Clarius+ Software Suite V1.3
The 4200A-SCS Clarius+ Software Suite provides a clear, uncompromised parameter analysis for your semiconductor devices, materials, processes and more. Download the latest version of Clarius+ to stay up-to-date with the ever-growning library of ready …

Part Number: 4200A-CLARIUS-V1.3
Application
4200-SCS KTEI V9.1 Service Pack 2
4200-SCS KTE Interactive V9.1 Service Pack 2 includes all changes from KTEI V9.1 Service Pack 1, plus additional enhancements and fixes for known bugs. This service pack is to be installed on top of either KTEI V9.1 or V9.1 Service Pack 1 software on …

Part Number: 4200-KTEI-V9.1SP2
Application
Optimizing Low Current Measurements with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60636-0
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Optimizing Low Current Measurements with the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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Integral PC Design of Keithley Model 4200-SCS is at the Leading Edge of a New Instrumentation Trend
Technical Article Marketing Document
C-V Testing for Semiconductor Components and Devices - Applications Guide
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C-V Characterization of MOS Capacitors Using the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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C‑V Characterization of MOS Capacitors Using the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60645-0
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E-Handbook Guide to Switch Considerations by Signal Type
Fact Sheet Marketing Document
DC I-V Testing for Components and Semiconductor Devices
DC I-V measurements are the cornerstone of device and material testing. This DC I-V testing applications e-guide features a concentration of application notes on DC I-V testing methods and techniques using Keithley’s Model 4200-SCS Parameter Analyzer …
Application Note Marketing Document
DC Electrical Characterization of RF Power Transistors
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Pulse I-V Characterization of Non-Volatile Memory Technologies

Literature Number: 1KW-60638-0
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Pulsed I-V Testing for Components and Semiconductor Devices - Applications Guide
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Pulse Testing for Nanoscale Devices
Technical Article Marketing Document
Creating External Instruments Drivers for the Model 4200-SCS

Literature Number: technical note #2661
Application Note Marketing Document
Evolving Materials and Testing for Emerging Generations of Power Electronics Design
Transitioning from silicon to wide bandgap semiconductors such as silicon carbide and gallium nitride means that power module designs can be physically smaller than what came before, while also increasing MOSFET switching speed and energy efficiency …

Literature Number: 75W-61556-0
Technical Brief Marketing Document
Evaluating Hot Carrier Induced Degradation of MOSFET Devices
Application Note # 2197 Evaluating Hot Carrier Induced Degradation of MOSFET Devices With decreased MOSFET gate length, hot carrier induced degradation has become one of the most important reliability concerns.
Application Note Marketing Document
Evaluating Oxide Reliability
Application Note Number 2240 Evaluating Oxide Reliability Using V-Ramp and J-Ramp Techniques Oxide integrity is an important reliability concern, especially for today's ULSI MOSFET devices, where oxide thickness has been scaled to a few atomic layers …
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Switching Between C-V and I-V Measurements Using the 4200A-CVIV Multi-Switch and 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60635-0
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Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
Full color brochure covering the semiconductor characterization system, Model 4200-scs.
Brochure Marketing Document
Model 4200-SCS & KTEI 5.0 Software Extend Semi Characterization to Stress-Measure, Reliability Test
Cleveland, Ohio - December 11, 2003 - Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI) today announced availability of its Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System with its integral Keithley Test Environment-Interactive (KTEI) v5.0 software.
News Release Marketing Document
Modifying Keithley Interlock Cable 236-ILC-3 for Use w/Cascade 12000 Series Semiautomatic Probers
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Electrical Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Transistors (CNT FETs) with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60633-0
Application Note Marketing Document
Electrical Characterization of Photovoltaic Materials and Solar Cells with the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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Electrical Characterization of Photovoltaic Materials and Solar Cells with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60642-0
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Electrical Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Transistors (CNT FETs) with the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
Application Note Marketing Document
1 ns Pulsing Solutions for Non-Volatile Memory Testing
Ultra-fast (<10 ns) pulsing is required to develop the newest non-volatile memory types like Flash, PCRAM, STT-RAM and others. In addition to the recommended minimum and allowable minimum pulse widths possible using the Keithley 4225-PMU Ultra-Fast I …

Literature Number: 1KW-61454-1
Technical Brief Marketing Document
Improving the Measurement Speed and Overall Test Time of the Model 4200-SCS
Application Note Marketing Document
Simplifying MOSFET and MOSCAP Device Characterization e-Guide
This e-guide answers some common questions about making better semiconductor measurements, with a focus on DC I-V and capacitance-voltage (C-V) measurements. It also touches on more specific applications and how you can simplify making the …

Literature Number: 1KW-60780-1
Brochure Marketing Document
SOLUTIONS FOR SCIENTIFIC AND ENGINEERING RESEARCH

Literature Number: 55W_30503_2
Brochure Marketing Document
Safely Using the Interlock on the Keithley Model 4200-SCS
Application Note Marketing Document
ACS Integrated Test System for Lab-Based Automation
Application Note Marketing Document
Breathe New Life into Your 4200-SCS Parameter Analyzer
Fact Sheet Marketing Document
Four-Probe Resistivity and Hall Voltage Measurements with the Model 4200-SCS

Literature Number: Rev 7.15.11 ah
Application Note Marketing Document
Monitoring Channel Hot Carrier (CHC) Degradation of MOSFET Devices using Keithley's Model 4200-SCS

Literature Number: Print job #2535
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Moving from Windows XP to Windows 7? Upgrade Your Model 4200-SCS
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TECHNIQUES FOR MEASURING RESISTIVITY FOR MATERIALS CHARACTERIZATION

Literature Number: 1KW-60826-0
Application Note Marketing Document
METHODS AND TECHNIQUES FOR SEMICONDUCTOR CHARACTERIZATION

Literature Number: 1KW-60825-0
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Making Stable Low Current Measurements with High Test Connection Capacitance Using the 4201-SMU and 4211-SMU
This application note explains the maximum capacitance specifications of an SMU, and describes several applications on which the 4201-SMU and 4211-SMU enables you to make stable low current measurements. The example applications describe include the …

Literature Number: 1KW-61609-0
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Making Optimal Capacitance and AC Impedance Measurements with the 4210-CVU Capacitance Voltage Unit
Capacitance-voltage (C-V) and AC impedance measurements are commonly performed on many types of devices for a wide variety of applications.  This application note describes how to make optimal capacitance measurements using proper measurement …

Literature Number: 1KW-61528-0
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Making Low Current Pulse I-V Measurements
This application note defines ultra-fast I-V, explains the fundamental limits of current measurements as a function of time and measure window, and describes the techniques for making ultra-fast I-V low current measurements.

Literature Number: 1KW-61527-0
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Making Three-Terminal Capacitance-Voltage Measurements Up to 400 V
This application note explains how the CISS, COSS and CRSS measurements are made using the bias tee capabilities in the 4200A-CVIV Multi-Switch. This application note also shows how the instrument DC output voltage was doubled from 200 V to 400 V for …

Literature Number: 1KW-61529-0
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Making Charge-Pumping Measurements with the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System and Series 3400 Pulse/Pattern Generator

Literature Number: Job #2851
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Making Ultra-Low Current Measurements with the Low-Noise Model 4200-SCS
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Literature Number: Application Note Number 2241
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Making I-V and C-V Measurements on Solar/Photovoltaic Cells Using the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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Making van der Pauw Resistivity and Hall Voltage Measurements Using the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer
This application note provides an overview of the van der Pauw and Hall effect measurement methods and how to use the built-in applications that are included with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer to perform these measurements.

Literature Number: 1KW-60641-1
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Performing Charge Pumping Measurements with the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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Performing Charge Pumping Measurements with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer
This application note explains how to make charge pumping measurements using the 4200A-SCS with the optional 4225-PMU Ultra-Fast I-V Module (PMU) or 4220-PGU Pulse Generator Unit (PGU).

Literature Number: 1KW-60634-0
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Performing Very Low Frequency Capacitance-Voltage Measurements on High Impedance Devices Using the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60644-0
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Performing Very Low Frequency Capacitance-Voltage Measurements on High Impedance Devices Using the Mode 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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Low Level Measurements Handbook - 7th Edition

Literature Number: 1KW-1559-0
Handbook Marketing Document
A Local Area Network Laboratory Based on the Keithley 4200-SCS for Engineering Education in Microelectronics
Whitepaper Marketing Document
KTEI V8.2 for the Model 4200-SCS: Characterize NVM, Measure VLF C-V, Make More Pulsed or Ultra-fast I-V Measurements in Parallel
Brochure Marketing Document
Probing Transistors at the Contact Level in Integrated Circuits
Application Note Marketing Document
Writing Prober Drivers for the Model 4200-SCS

Literature Number: Job #2361. Updated 01/07
Application Note Marketing Document
Keithley Pulse Solutions
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Keithley Instrumentation for Electrochemical Test Methods and Applications
This application note discusses a variety of electrochemical applications, including voltammetry, low and high resistivity measurements, battery test, potentiometry, electrodeposition, electrical device characterization, and other tests that involve …

Literature Number: 1KW-60158-1
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Wafer Level Reliability Testing with the Keithley Model 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer
Evolving design scales and new materials are making wafer level reliability testing more critical than ever. This is also driving the demand for reliability testing and modeling much further upstream, especially into the R&D process …

Literature Number: 1KW-61526-0
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The Emerging Challenges of Nanotechnology Testing
Technical Article Marketing Document
DC I-V and AC Impedance Testing of Organic FETs
This application note outlines how to optimize DC I-V and AC impedance measurements on OFETs using the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer. Timing parameters, noise reduction, shielding, proper cabling, and other important measurement considerations for …

Literature Number: 1KZ-61313-0
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Discover Today's Solutions for Tomorrow's Nano Characterization Challenges
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Resistivity Measurements of Semiconductor Materials Using the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer and a Four-Point Collinear Probe

Literature Number: 1KW-60640-0
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How to Choose and Apply Source Measure Unit SMU Instruments
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An Ultra-Fast Single Pulse (UFSP) Technique for Channel Effective Mobility Measurement

Literature Number: 1KW-60643-0
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Ultra-Fast I-V Applications for the Model 4225-PMU Ultra-Fast I-V Module
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Upgrade Your 4200-SCS System and Protect Your Investment
Upgrade your 4200-SCS Parameter Analyzer to the 4200A-SCS - the industry's highest performance analyzer - and accelerate I-V, C-V, and ultra-fast pulsed I-V testing of your complex devices for materials research, semiconductor device design, process …

Literature Number: 1KW-60873-1
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Ultra Fast Single Pulse Technique for Channel Effective Mobility Measurement
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Using the Model 4200-CVU-PWR C-V Power Package to Make High Voltage and High Current C-V Measurements with the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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Using the Ramp Rate Method for Making Quasistatic C-V Measurements with the Model 4200-SCS Semiconductor Characterization System
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Using the Ramp Rate Method for Making Quasistatic C-V Measurements with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60639-0
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Using the Wafer Map Parameters Option with Cascade Nucleus Prober Software and the Model 4200-SCS

Literature Number: Job number 2657.
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Using the Model 4225-RPM Remote Amplifier/ Switch to Automate Switching Between DC I-V, C-V, and Pulsed I-V Measurements

Literature Number: 1KW-60628-0
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Using the 4200-CVU-PWR C-V Power Package to Make High Voltage and High Current C-V Measurements with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer

Literature Number: 1KW-60637-0
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Using the 4200A-CVIV Multi-Switch to Make High Voltage and High Current C-V Measurements
This application note explains the implementation of the bias tee modes of the 4200A-CVIV to make high voltage C-V measurement. It assumes the reader is familiar with making C-V measurements with the Keithley 4200A-SCS using the CVIV.

Literature Number: 1KW-61356-0
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Gate Dielectric Capacitance-Voltage Characterization Using the Model 4200
Application Note Number 2239 Gate Dielectric Capacitance - Voltage Characterization Using the Model 4200 Semiconductor Characterization System Maintaining the quality and reliability of gate oxides is one of the most critical and challenging tasks in …
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I-V Measurements of Nanoscale Wires and Tubes with the Model 4200-SCS and Zyvex S100 Nanomanipulator

Literature Number: Job #2481
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Advances in Electrical Measurements for Nanotechnology E-Handbook
Rev 3.13
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Touch, Test, Invent with the Next Generation Current and Voltage Source-Measure Instruments
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Greater Reliability Testing Confidence from Lab to Fab - Wafer Level Reliability Test Solutions
Keithley Instruments has long been an industry leader in both overall parametric test technology and wafer level reliability (WLR) testing. Several generations of Keithley’s parametric test solutions have offered WLR test algorithm libraries as …
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Measuring Inductance Using the 4200-CVU Capacitance-Voltage Unit
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Measuring MOSFET Gate Charge with the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer
This application note describes how to measure gate charge on a MOSFET based on the JEDEC Gate Charge Test Method using the 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer.

Literature Number: 1KW-61388-0
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Do I need to calibrate my instruments separately when I upgrade from the 4200-SCS to a 4200A-SCS mainframe?
No; when the 4200A-MF-UP service is selected, the 4200-SCS is converted to the 4200A-SCS mainframe. This system gains the Clarius software. All supported instrument modules in the original system will be moved to the new, 4200A-SCS mainframe and will …
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What is included in the 4200A-SCS Windows 10 Upgrade option?
The 4200A-SCS can be upgraded from the Windows 7 operating system to Windows 10. The part number for this upgrade is 4200A-WIN10-UP. This service will provide a USB flash drive containing the upgrade program files and instructions for installing the …
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What is the time required to switch between Pulse IV (4225PMU) and CV (4210ACVU) measurements using the 4225-RPM for the 4200A-SCS?
The RPM eliminates the need to re-cable and increases switching speed between Pulsed IV and CV measurements.  However, we do not specify the switching time for the RPMs in the data sheets. A simple test using a MDO3102 yeided the below …
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Does Model 4200A-SCS support Model 590-CV meter like the Model 4200-SCS?
The Model 590-CV is a stand alone CV meter and can be controlled from either the 4200A-SCS and 4200-SCS using the KIXI (remote interface software).
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Is there a resettable fuse on the interlock circuit for model 4200A-SCS?
Yes, there is a resettable fuse. It takes several minutes to reset, please give it some time.This is discussed on page 4 and 5 of the included application note. Here is a link to the application note on the Tek website: https://www.tek …
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I have lost the device library on the 4200A-SCS, how to get it back?
The best way to get the library back is to re-install Clarius the their system. It’s free from our Tek.com website. Here is the link :https://www.tek.com/software/clarius/1-3
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Does the 4200A-SCS support ICCAP?
Although the 4200ICCAP-6.0 driver is obsolete, the 4200A is ICCAP supported through the KXCI software.  The 4200 drivers in the KXCI software come with ICCAP in them and all KXCI programs for the 4200 are compatible with the 4200A. Note: ICCAP only …
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Keithley PreAmp Adapter Installation

Keithley PreAmp Adapter Installation Model 4200-TMB Triaxial Mounting Bracket instructions


Part Number: PA-633A
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Models 4200-MAG-BASE, VAC-BASE, and 4225-RPM

Models 4200-MAG-BASE, VAC-BASE, and 4225-RPM Probe Station Mounting Base Installation Instructions
Part Number: PA-624C
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Listen to our panel discuss three semiconductor measurement applications where shrinking sizes or faster speeds have changed the device measurement methods being used for the newest memory …
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This webinar presents a new process that makes characterization and parameter extraction easier and quicker. We'll be discussing the extraction of common parameters as well as which tests to run …
27m 27s
In this video, we show you how to quickly set up your test for making automatic I-V and C-V measurements on the Keithley 4200A-SCS Parameter Analyzer.
5m 31s
Listen to our panel discuss three measurement applications where the properties of new materials have influenced how measurements are made. 
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Measuring new materials or devices? Watch how you can get insights faster-than-ever with hassle-free connections, faster test setup, and built-in test libraries and learning tools. See how to gain …
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Get tips on improving DC I-V and capacitance voltage measurements, along with tips on performing DC pulsed tests.
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