# Why not triangles?

By: Anon (no.delete@this.spam.com), June 27, 2022 8:33 am
Math Nerd (math.nerd.delete@this.nerds.com) on June 27, 2022 5:45 am wrote:
> Sorry. I forgot the goal is to minimize wasted area on a circular wafer. We only need to consider
> large die because they waste the most area. If the goal is a large die that minimizes wasted area
> on a circular wafer, I think a hexagonal die is best but I don’t know how to prove it.

No, triangles are better than rectangular or hexagonal dies at minimizing wasted area, and much easier to prove.
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OK dumb question timeDoug S2022/06/24 01:31 PM
OK dumb question timeanon52022/06/24 01:38 PM
Silicon ingots are round.Mark Roulo2022/06/24 02:29 PM
Silicon ingots are round.Squarehead2022/06/24 02:38 PM
Silicon ingots are round.Mark2022/06/24 03:00 PM
Silicon ingots are round.Gary Kopp2022/06/24 03:20 PM
Silicon ingots are round.Adrian2022/06/24 11:34 PM
Silicon ingots are round.tarlinian2022/06/24 03:38 PM
Silicon ingots are round.Doug S2022/06/24 11:13 PM
Silicon ingots are round.anon2022/06/25 11:34 AM
Silicon ingots are round.Doug S2022/06/25 11:39 AM
Silicon ingots are round.Groo2022/06/26 09:41 AM
Silicon ingots are round.Doug S2022/06/26 12:05 PM
Silicon ingots are round.Gtoo2022/06/26 02:55 PM
Silicon ingots are round.rwessel2022/06/25 11:43 AM
Not reallyGroo2022/06/26 09:39 AM
Not reallydmcq2022/06/26 10:56 AM
Not reallyGroo2022/06/26 02:58 PM
Not reallyanon22022/06/26 05:22 PM
Why not triangles? Anon2022/06/27 03:34 AM
Why not triangles? Math Nerd2022/06/27 04:52 AM
Why not triangles? Math Nerd2022/06/27 05:45 AM
Don't forget Penrose Tiling (NT)ananon2022/06/27 06:06 AM
Why not triangles? Doug S2022/06/27 07:43 AM
Why not triangles? Anon2022/06/27 08:33 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersMath Nerd2022/07/01 09:20 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersBrett2022/07/02 02:35 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersMath Nerd2022/07/02 04:15 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersMark Roulo2022/07/02 04:41 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersDoug S2022/07/02 06:44 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersBrett2022/07/03 12:31 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersAdrian2022/07/03 10:25 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersanon22022/07/03 11:33 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersBrett2022/07/04 12:45 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersdmcq2022/07/04 06:09 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersJames2022/07/04 09:52 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersdmcq2022/07/04 10:26 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersAdrian2022/07/05 03:28 AM
Cannon Lake vs Kaby LakeMark Roulo2022/07/04 10:30 AM
C-class bonusesblue2022/07/04 12:27 PM
C-class bonusesanonymou52022/07/04 03:23 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersanon22022/07/04 06:53 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersBrett2022/07/04 12:32 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersFoyle2022/07/04 01:30 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersAnon2022/07/04 01:37 PM
What is a mirrored die?Mark Roulo2022/07/04 02:59 PM
What is a mirrored die?Brett2022/07/04 03:32 PM
What is a mirrored die?Doug S2022/07/04 10:08 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersanonymou52022/07/04 03:12 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersFoyle2022/07/05 10:41 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersanon22022/07/04 04:52 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersUngo2022/07/05 06:24 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersBrett2022/07/05 07:56 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersanonymou52022/07/06 05:46 AM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersdmcq2022/07/06 02:55 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersMark Roulo2022/07/06 04:09 PM
Die shape that minimizes wasted area on circular wafersDoug S2022/07/06 05:31 PM
Example of mirrored wafer?Mark Roulo2022/07/04 06:01 PM
Not the same as 3-core CPU from a 4-core dieMark Roulo2022/07/04 09:31 AM
Great comment, thank you (NT)anon22022/07/06 12:00 AM
crystal latticehobold2022/06/27 12:09 PM
crystal latticedmcq2022/06/27 03:58 PM
Given path dependency I doubt it ...Mark Roulo2022/06/27 06:02 PM
Given path dependency I doubt it ...Adrian2022/06/27 10:01 PM
Hexagonal DieMath Nerd2022/06/27 05:05 AM
Hexagonal Diedmcq2022/07/06 03:00 PM
Silicon ingots are round.dmcq2022/06/25 02:38 PM
Silicon ingots are round.dmcq2022/06/25 02:43 PM
Silicon ingots are round.aaron spink2022/06/25 03:05 PM
Notch on Silicon WafersEric P2022/07/01 04:07 PM
Still there, I think ...Mark Roulo2022/07/01 04:47 PM
Still there, I think ...Eric P2022/07/01 05:26 PM
Still there, I think ...tarlinian2022/07/01 06:50 PM
Still there, I think ...David Kanter2022/07/02 09:14 AM
Still there, I think ...Mark Roulo2022/07/01 09:31 PM
Still there, I think ...Eric P2022/07/02 12:10 AM
OK dumb question timeanonymouse2022/06/24 03:47 PM