Open menu

Nanotechnology Business News

The latest product and company news

RSS Subscribe to our Nanotechnology Business News feed

III-V Compounds Emerging as Prime Materials for Future NMOS Channels

The high electron mobilities of selected III-V compounds make them prime candidates for future NMOS channel materials, with an indium-based gallium-arsenide likely to be the material of choice, industry experts agreed during a SEMATECH-led workshop at the IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting.

Posted: Dec 19th, 2007

Read more

AMD Pledges Educational Help

Officials from Advanced Micro Devices Inc. say that when the company formally commits to build a $3.2 billion computer chip factory in Saratoga County, it plans to get heavily involved with the community, especially with education.

Posted: Dec 15th, 2007

Read more

Clustering High Tech Firms Advances Economic Development

In the quest for economic development, nearly every municipality determines its growth will come from attracting or building specific industries. Whether it is biotechnology, nanotechnology or computer science, the goal of cultivating multiple firms within a given industry is a relatively common tactic. The question is: Should a community hang its hat on the agglomeration strategy?

Posted: Dec 14th, 2007

Read more

World Gold Council is Looking for New Applications

The World Gold Council has identified five key markets—advanced electronics, optical materials, fuel cell systems, biomedical applications and industrial catalysts—for future research funding to develop new industrial applications for gold.

Posted: Dec 13th, 2007

Read more