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  1. Astronics Corporation Completes The Sale Of Its Semiconductor System Level Test Technology
    2/14/2019

    Astronics Corporation (Nasdaq:ATRO), a leading provider of advanced technologies for the global aerospace, defense, and semiconductor industries, announced today that it has closed the previously announced sale of the intellectual property and certain assets associated with its semiconductor test product line to Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857). The terms of the transaction were renegotiated due to a change in business conditions related to the product line. The new terms include an upfront payment of $100

  2. JEDEC Wide Bandgap Power Semiconductor Committee Publishes Its First Document: Test Method for Dynamic Resistance of GaN HEMT
    2/11/2019

    JEDEC Solid State Technology Association, the global leader in standards development for the microelectronics industry, announces the publication of JEP173: Dynamic On-Resistance Test Method Guidelines for GaN HEMT Based Power Conversion Devices. The first publication developed by JEDEC’s newest main committee, JC-70 Wide Bandgap Power Electronic Conversion Semiconductors, JEP173 is available for free download from the JEDEC website. JEP173 addresses a key need of the user community of GaN power FETs, namely a method

  3. Alpha And Omega Semiconductor Continues To Expand Its Fifth Generation EZBuck Family
    2/6/2019

    Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOS), a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors and power ICs, recently introduced AOZ6662DI-01 and AOZ6663DI-01, high efficiency, simple-to-use synchronous buck regulators

  4. Astronics AeroSat Receives EASA Certification Of FliteStream SATCOM Connectivity And AeroShield Radome Systems
    2/5/2019

    Astronics Corporation, a leading provider of advanced technologies for the global aerospace, defense, and semiconductor industries, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Astronics AeroSat, recently received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification of its next generation SATCOM connectivity system

  5. Diodes Incorporated To Acquire Texas Instruments’ Greenock, Scotland Wafer Fabrication Facility And Operations
    2/4/2019

    Diodes Incorporated, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within the broad discrete, logic, analog and mixed-signal semiconductor markets, recently announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Texas Instruments’ wafer fabrication facility and operation located in Greenock, Scotland (“GFAB”)

  6. Alpha And Omega Semiconductor Introduces High-Current EZBuck Regulator
    1/16/2019

    Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOS), a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors and power ICs, recently introduced a new family of EZBuck regulators

  7. Mouser Electronics Adds Over 50 New Suppliers In 2018 To Expand Industry-Leading Line Card
    1/15/2019

    Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, added 51 new suppliers to its industry-leading line card in 2018

  8. Silvaco Inc. Achieves Fourth Consecutive Year Of Double-Digit Growth In Sales Bookings And GAAP Revenue
    1/15/2019

    Silvaco Inc., a leading global provider of software, IP and services to semiconductor companies for the design of ICs, digital displays and electronic systems, recently announced that the company has achieved record GAAP revenue growth of 20% in FY2018 with growing profitability

  9. TDK's Subsidiary TDK-Lambda Uses Transphorm GaN To Advance PFH Series AC-DC Power Supply
    1/15/2019

    Transphorm Inc.—the leader in the design and manufacturing of the highest reliability and only qualified high-voltage (HV) Gallium Nitride (GaN) semiconductors—recently confirmed that leading power supply manufacturer TDK-Lambda, a group company of TDK, has released its first GaN-based AC-DC power supply

  10. Skyworks Enables Sonos’ High-Fidelity Amp For Emerging Smart Audio Applications
    1/8/2019

    Skyworks Solutions, Inc., an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things, recently announced that its wireless engines are delivering connectivity in Sonos’ new versatile digital amplifier, the Amp