Starting in January 2009, Malvern Instruments begins a new series of its popular web-based laser diffraction masterclasses. With participation free of charge, these live events are delivered as a service to all users of laser diffraction particle sizing systems and aim to provide support from basic principles to advanced applications.
Tegal Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of plasma etch and deposition systems used in the production of power semiconductor, MEMS, and optoelectronic devices, announced today that the Company received an order for an Endeavor AT PVD cluster tool upgrade from a leading global manufacturer of power management components for the communications, consumer electronics, and industrial markets.
After shipping the first Stratix IV devices one month ago, Altera Corporation today announced its 40-nm FPGA family already has received broad industry recognition from the electronics editorial community.
Microfluidics has filed for a patent on its Microfluidics Reaction Technology (MRT), which will enable companies and research organizations to develop and manufacture smaller-sized nanoparticles than previously possible and to do so more efficiently than with other methods.
Applied Materials, Inc. announced today that both the single and tandem junction solar photovoltaic modules produced by its SunFab Thin Film Line have met the stringent requirements of the International Electrotechnical Commission standards 61646 and 61730, certifying that these modules will meet performance and safety specifications under challenging environmental conditions.
Hybrid Plastics, Inc., together with the local Area Development Partnership (ADP) and Mississippi's Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), won the 2008 Best Special Event Award for its Advanced Nanomaterials Symposium from the International Economic Development Council.
Roth + Rau AG and Innovalight have completed the installation of the world's first silicon-ink based solar cell production line. This first pilot manufacturing line has been built and installed at Innovalight, in Sunnyvale, California and has been qualified to operational capability over the last two months of 2008.