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  1. Samsung’s New Image Sensors Bring Fast And Slim Attributes To Mobile And IoT Applications
    10/10/2017

    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, recently introduced two new ISOCELL image sensors: 1.28-micrometer (μm) 12-megapixel (Mp) ISOCELL Fast 2L9 with Dual Pixel technology, and ultra-small 0.9μm 24Mp ISOCELL Slim 2X7 with Tetracell technology

  2. MACOM's 500W GaN-On-Si Power Transistor For L-Band ASR Applications
    10/10/2017

    MACOM Technology Solutions Inc. (“MACOM”) recently announced the newest entry in its GaN-on-Si power transistor portfolio for pulsed L-Band radar systems targeted for airport surveillance radar (ASR) applications at 1.2 to 1.4 GHz.

  3. Researchers Invent Breakthrough Millimeter-Wave Circulator IC
    10/6/2017

    Columbia Engineering researchers, led by Harish Krishnaswamy, associate professor of electrical engineering, in collaboration with Professor Andrea Alu’s group from UT-Austin, continue to break new ground in developing magnet-free non-reciprocal components in modern semiconductor processes.

  4. New Custom Engineered Precision Motion Systems Catalog For Photonics, Semiconductor, And Medical Engineering Applications
    10/5/2017

    Motion and precision positioning systems expert PI (Physik Instrumente) released a new catalog on capabilities regarding engineered motion and automation solutions for high-tech industries such as photonics, precision optics, semiconductor and medical engineering

  5. First Littelfuse SiC MOSFET Provides Ultra-Fast Switching In Power Electronics
    10/3/2017

    Littelfuse, Inc., the global leader in circuit protection, recently introduced its first series of silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFETs, the latest addition to the company’s growing power semiconductor line

  6. Cypress’ PSoC 6 MCU, The Industry’s Lowest Power, Most Flexible IoT Solution, Is Now Ready For Designers To Start Innovating
    9/28/2017

    Cypress Semiconductor Corp. recently announced the public release of the PSoC 6 BLE Pioneer Kit and PSoC Creator Integrated Design Environment (IDE) software version 4.2 that enable designers to begin innovating with the PSoC 6 microcontroller (MCU) for IoT applications.

  7. SMIC And Sanechips (ZTE Microelectronics) Announce The First Commercial NB-IoT Chip Designed And Manufactured In Mainland China
    9/28/2017

    Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC"; NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981), one of the leading semiconductor foundries in the world and the largest and most advanced foundry in mainland China, and Sanechips Technology Co., Ltd. (previously named ZTE Microelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.), a global leader in telecommunications and information technology, jointly announced the launch of RoseFinch7100 which is the first commercial NB-IoT (Narrow Band Internet of Things) chip designed and manufactured by Mainland Chinese firms independently.

  8. Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation Adds New Line-Up Of High Speed Signal Transmission Photorelays With Industry's Smallest Footprint
    9/22/2017

    Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation (TDSC) recently announced the launch of two high speed signal transmission photorelays, “TLP3475S” and “TLP3440S,” that realize the industry’s smallest footprint

  9. Transphorm Partner Yaskawa Electric’s New Servo Motor Is First To Use Gallium Nitride
    9/20/2017

    Transphorm Inc., the leader in the design and manufacturing of highest reliability (JEDEC and AEC-Q101 qualified) 650V gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductors, along with Yaskawa Electric Corporation announced that Yaskawa’s Σ-7 F is the first servo motor to use high-voltage (HV) GaN

  10. MaxLinear Ku-Band Satellite Technology Selected By MTI For Sky Q Wideband LNBs
    9/20/2017

    MaxLinear Inc., a leading provider of radio frequency (RF), analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for the connected home, wired and wireless infrastructure, and industrial and multimarket applications, recently announced that a chip in its MxL80x RF downconverter family has been selected by Microelectronics Technology Inc. (MTI) for a new wideband low-noise block (LNB) that will ship to customers of Sky UK Limited to enable its innovative Sky Q services.