Toshiba Corp. has announced an expanded line up of NAND-flash-based solid state drives (SSDs) including the industry's first 128-gigabyte Half-Slim /mSATA SG Series SSD modules ideally suited for a variety of applications including mini-mobile/netbook PCs, and a third generation, high performance HG3 Series featuring higher performance read/write SSDs.
Innovalight, Inc., a privately-held firm selling silicon ink-based high efficiency solar cell materials and technology, today announced that the company has raised $18 million in additional capital. This new round of capital will be used to expand the company's proprietary silicon ink production for customers.
The E3610 and E3620 advanced mask metrology tools, developed and manufactured by Advantest since 2004 on an OEM basis for a leading supplier of metrology systems, are now available directly from Advantest as part of its advanced technology product lineup.
Camtek Ltd. today announced its first sale, during December 2009, of the Gannet, Camtek's first new Automatic Optical Inspection system for the front-end semiconductor industry, to a leading Asian Integrated Device Manufacturer.
CyberOptics Semiconductor, a subsidiary of CyberOptics Corp., announced today that it has tapped leading Asian semiconductor agent Hermes-Epitek Singapore to support growth of its WaferSense brand in the region and represent the line of wireless metrology devices for wafer processing equipment throughout Southeast Asia, including Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines.
Uni-Pixel, Inc., the developer of a color display technology called Time Multiplexed Optical Shutter and thin-film materials branded under the name Opcuity, today announced that it will provide private scheduled demonstrations of its latest developments in both display systems and Opcuity films during the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, from Thursday, January 7 through Saturday, January 9, 2010.
Ceres Nanosciences, a biotechnology company using its proprietary Nanotrap capture particle technology to develop diagnostics and research products, announced today that it has launched the first release of Nanotrap ESP Particles designed to improve complex biofluid sample processing allowing for the detection of low-abundance proteins that would not otherwise be detected.
Microfluidic Systems (MFSI), a privately-held company, announced today that it has been awarded a series of patents covering both the components and integrated systems that perform fully automated sample collection through identification of air-borne pathogens such as bacteria, viruses, and toxins.
Nanostart AG, a leading nanotechnology investment company, is raising its shareholding in Namos GmbH, the pioneering cleantech developer based in the eastern German city of Dresden, from 15 to 26 percent.