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  1. Amtech Systems Announces Plan To Divest Solar Businesses And Focus Solely On The Profitable Growth Opportunities In Its Semiconductor Businesses
    4/3/2019

    Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a manufacturer of capital equipment, including thermal processing and wafer handling automation, and related consumables used in fabricating semiconductor devices, light-emitting diodes (LEDs), silicon carbide (SiC) and silicon power chips and solar cells, today announced that following an extensive review of its businesses, Amtech management and Board of Directors have decided to focus solely on growth opportunities in the Company's semiconductor and SiC/LED polishing businesses and intend to sell the Company's solar businesses, including its Tempress and SoLayTec subsidiaries

  2. Organic Semiconductors: One Transistor For All Purposes
    3/26/2019

    In mobiles, fridges, planes – transistors are everywhere. But they often operate only within a restricted current range. LMU physicists have now developed an organic transistor that functions perfectly under both low and high currents.

  3. EV Group Partners With NSI To Enable First Wafer-Level Heterogeneous Integration Of GaAs On Silicon For RF Front-End Module Manufacturing
    3/20/2019

    EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment, today announced that it has partnered with Ningbo Semiconductor International Corporation (NSI), a specialty semiconductor foundry based in Ningbo, China, in the development of the industry's first process technology platform for wafer-level heterogeneous integration of gallium arsenide (GaAs) on silicon for use in RF front-end module (FEM) manufacturing.

  4. Silicon On Insulator (SOI) Market To Witness Boost Owing To Enhanced Usage In Consumer Electronic Devices: Radiant Insights, Inc.
    3/19/2019

    Global silicon on insulator (SOI) market is expected to grow at a significant CAGR in the upcoming period as the scope and its applications are rising enormously across the globe

  5. Mobile Semiconductor Licenses Memory Compilers To Sandia National Laboratories
    3/13/2019

    Mobile Semiconductor announced today that they are licensing their 180nm Memory Compilers to Sandia National Laboratories

  6. Marvell Revolutionizes Edge Data Center Switching
    3/12/2019

    Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL), a leader in infrastructure semiconductor solutions, today announced a breakthrough Ethernet switch solution portfolio, ranging from 2 to 12.8 Terabits per second (Tbps), designed for edge and private data centers utilizing composable infrastructure

  7. Aehr Receives Over $2.3M In Orders For Services And Support From Production Test And Burn-In Customer
    3/12/2019

    Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ: AEHR), a worldwide supplier of semiconductor test and reliability qualification equipment, today announced it has received over $2.3 million in orders for test and burn-in system services and support from a leading multi-national manufacturer of advanced logic integrated circuits (ICs) and analog and mixed signal devices for automotive, industrial, communications equipment, enterprise systems and personal electronics applications

  8. Dialog Semiconductor To Acquire Silicon Motion’s Mobile Communications Business Including Ultra -Low-Power Wi-Fi, Extending Its Position In IoT Connectivity
    3/7/2019

    Dialog Semiconductor plc, a provider of custom and configurable power management, AC/DC power conversion, charging and Bluetooth low energy technology, recently announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Silicon Motion Technology Corporation’s Mobile Communications product line, branded as FCI.

  9. Signalchip Unveils India’s First Indigenous Semiconductor Chips For 4G/LTE And 5G NR Modems
    2/27/2019

    Bengaluru-based fab-less semiconductor company, Signalchip, recently unveiled India’s first semiconductor chips for 4G/LTE and 5G NR modems in the presence of Telecom Secretary Ms. Aruna Sundararajan.

  10. Grolltex Announces Graphene Plant Expansion In San Diego To 30,000 Eight Inch Wafer Equivalents
    2/26/2019

    Graphene and 2D materials producer, Grolltex has completed its recent capacity expansion and released production for 30,000 eight-inch wafer equivalents per year at its CVD monolayer fabrication facility in San Diego, California