Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in advanced semiconductor technology solutions, announced today that it completed development of the industry's first DDR4 DRAMmodule last month, using 30 nanometer class process technology.
Angstron Materials Inc., announced today the world's first commercial graphene application. The ongoing development of touch screens for consumer electronics is driving a growing need for sense data. Angstron's graphene material is being used by a major manufacturer which produces actuator and sensing components for this market.
Hueper Optik - inventor of the world's first multi-layered patented nano-ceramic window films - was recently featured in the August/September 2010 issue of Asia Pacific Coatings Journal (APCJ), a leading journal for the coatings industry in Asia, the Pacific Rim and China, and the November 2010 issue of the Polymers Paint Colour Journal (PPCJ).
RUSNANO and Russian Venture Company have begun financing a project to set up production in Russia of single- and multilayered substrates for LED assemblies and other electronics items. The project will use patented ALOX substrate technology developed by project applicant Micro Components Ltd.
mPhase Technologies, Inc. announced today that it will recommence active efforts in January of 2011 to secure federal funding for its scalable smart reserve cell technology, one of the line items included in the Fiscal Year 2011 Defense Appropriations bill that was passed in the United States House of Representatives.
Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies (RUSNANO) begins implementation of projects aimed to establish a network of Nanotechnological Centers in Russie and will begin choosing contractors in Q1 and Q2 of 2011.
Ufa in the Russian Republic of Bashkortostan is home to a new manufacturing base for high-precision electrochemical machining stations. Opening ceremonies were held today. The technologically advanced equipment produces a range of items, from the common to extremely complex, using nanostructured materials and nanometrically structured surfaces.
SPP Process Technology Systems (SPTS), a supplier of advanced capital equipment and process technologies for the global semiconductor industry and related markets, today announced that it has shipped an APS etch system to Fraunhofer ISIT (FhG-ISIT). The system will add new process capability to ISIT's MEMS manufacturing line to fuel next generation development of devices such as actuators, sensors and energy harvesters.
Royal Philips Electronics announced that it has initiated a German public-private partnership that aims to advance the development of whole-body Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPI) systems and preclinical hybrid systems that combine MPI with Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).
The NEC Group announced today that the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's 'Regional Development Subsidy for Enterprises Creating Employment and Adding to a Low-Carbon Society' is supporting the Group's capital investment in reinforcing its production capacity of electrodes for rechargeable high-capacity lithium-ion batteries.
Meeting in regular session, the Supervisory Council of the Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies approved the corporation's participation in seven new investment projects. Aggregate budgets of the projects exceed 26 billion rubles and include cofinancing from RUSNANO of more than 12 billion rubles.