Surface Technology Systems plc (STS), a leader in plasma process technologies for manufacturing MEMS and advanced semiconductor devices, today announced that they have received an order from Onera (Office National d'Etudes et Recherches Aerospatiales) for an APS plasma tool for deep oxide etching.
UMC, a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that its Singapore-based Fab 12i has begun an aggressive expansion project to increase capacity and enable the 300mm fab for 45/40nm production.
ARM announced at the IEEE SOI Conference, Foster City, Calif., the results from a silicon-on-insulator (SOI) 45nm test chip that demonstrate potential power savings of up to 40 percent over traditional bulk process for manufacturing chips.
Renowned scientist and inventor Larry Fullerton applies signal correlation methods and coding theory to magnetism to precisely control magnetic fields. Coded magnetic structures correlate to produce stronger bonding force, programmable precision alignment, and deterministic magnetic field interaction that promise to accelerate product performance and innovation.
KSK Surya Photovoltaic Venture, a leading independent power provider in India, announced today that it has signed a contract with Applied Materials, Inc. to purchase two Applied SunFab Thin Film Lines for manufacturing high-power output 5.7m2 solar panels.
NanoSight, manufacturers of unique nanoparticle characterization technology, is pleased to report that the School of Chemical Engineering at the University of Birmingham is using multiple NanoSight nanoparticle characterization systems to study viruses and catalyst nanoparticles.
After a thorough evaluation of competitive tools, a major microelectronics company has selected the MultiProbe AFP to help it stay competitive in an industry whose key players are jockeying for the lead in delivering smaller, faster devices.
Advantest Corporation today announced that it has received the prestigious Shokumon Prize, which the University of Tokyo awards annually to individuals or corporations which have made outstanding educational contributions.
Nanogate, a leading international enabler in nanotechnology, has achieved further successes in the development and marketing of its cutting-edge DotfarmOptics technology: with an additional European application patent, comprehensive protection is guaranteed for Nanogate's technology for LED applications.
AIXTRON AG today announced that Dr. Holger Juergensen, one of the company?s founders, had been recognized for his personal contribution to the Semiconductor industry and awarded the European SEMI Award for 2009.
IMEC and TSMC today announce that they have forged an Innovation Incubation Alliance to create a platform enabling the development of innovative product solutions using emerging More-than-Moore technology options.