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  1. Could A New 2D Material Allow Semiconductors To Keep Getting Smaller, Stronger, Better And Faster?
    11/4/2019

    some things are really, really small. A group of engineers at The University of Texas at Austin may have found a new material for manufacturing even smaller computer chips that could replace silicon and help overcome one of the biggest challenges facing the tech industry in decades: the inevitable end of Moore’s Law

  2. Yole’s Analysts Announce A Consolidation Of The Market
    10/28/2019

    “The die attach equipment market is showing a 6% CAGR between 2018 and 2024”, announces Santosh Kumar, Principal Analyst & Director Packaging, Assembly & Substrates, Yole Korea. “This industry will reach US$1.3B by 2024, fueled by assembly and packaging opportunities created by semiconductor megatrends”

  3. Alpha And Omega Semiconductor Introduces Ultra-Low Clamping Voltage High-Surge TVS
    10/16/2019

    Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOS), a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors and power ICs, recently introduced the AOZ8621UNI, a series of Transient Voltage Suppressor (TVS) for VBUS protection using the latest high-surge TVS platform

  4. Silicon IP Provider Allegro DVT Acquires Amphion Semiconductor To Create A New Leader In The Video Codec IP Space
    10/16/2019

    Allegro DVT, the leading provider of video codec compliance test suites and semiconductor video IPs, today announced the acquisition of Amphion Semiconductor, the Belfast-based developer of video codec semiconductor IP solutions

  5. ClassOne's Solstice CopperMax Plating System Chosen For MicroLink's Advanced UAV Solar Cells
    10/15/2019

    Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology announced the sale of its Solstice® S8 electroplating system to MicroLink Devices, a manufacturer of advanced, lightweight, and flexible solar cells

  6. Panasonic To Team Up With IBM Japan In Improving Semiconductor Manufacturing Processes
    10/15/2019

    On October 15, 2019, IBM Japan, Ltd. and Panasonic Corporation’s subsidiary, Panasonic Smart Factory Solutions Co., Ltd. (hereafter "Panasonic"), announced that the companies have agreed to collaborate to develop and market a new high-value-added system to optimize the overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) of customers’ semiconductor manufacturing processes and to realize high-quality manufacturing

  7. Compound Photonics And Plessey Semiconductors Partner To Deliver Industry Leading MicroLED Display Solutions For AR/MR Applications
    10/14/2019

    Compound Photonics US Corporation (CP), a leading provider of compact high-resolution microdisplay solutions for Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) applications, and Plessey Semiconductors Ltd. (Plessey), an embedded technologies developer at the forefront of microLED technology for AR and MR display applications, today announced a strategic partnership to develop and introduce the World’s smallest 1080p (1920x1080 pixel) GaN-on-Silicon microLED based microdisplay solution suitable for integration into AR and MR smart glasses

  8. To Build A Better Semiconductor, First Identify Its Defects
    10/9/2019

    Gallium oxide is a remarkable wide-bandgap semiconductor material. Put simply, that means it could potentially be used to create electronic devices that can operate under extreme conditions – such as when exposed to high heat and high doses of radiation. But before it can find widespread use, we need to know more about it

  9. NXP’s Automotive-Grade Deep Learning Toolkit Unleashes 30x Higher Performance For Next-Generation Automotive Applications
    10/8/2019

    NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI), the world’s largest provider of automotive semiconductors, has expanded its eIQ™ software machine learning (ML) development environment with its automotive-grade deep learning toolkit, eIQ Auto

  10. Unlocking A 140-Year-Old Secret In Physics
    10/7/2019

    Semiconductors are the basic building blocks of today’s digital, electronic age, providing us a multitude of devices that benefit our modern life, including computer, smartphones and other mobile devices