IBM Research today announced it has received an 'Advanced Sequencing Technology Award' from the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) to design a silicon-based 'DNA Transistor' that will advance genome sequencing technology and generate progress in health care diagnosis and practice.
Cadence Design Systems, Inc., the leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that Shanghai Huahong Integrated Circuits Company Ltd. (SHHIC), a leading Chinese fabless semiconductor company, has adopted a broad range of Cadence solutions and services for the design of advanced chips targeting China's fast-growing electronics market.
Shrink Nanotechnologies, Inc. today announced a strategic alliance with Inabata America Corporation to market and sell the Company's OptiSol Solar Concentrator technologies and ShrinkChip Rapid Prototyping Solution.
Dow Corning and AIXTRON AG today announced that Dow Corning is extending its SiC epitaxy capabilities with the latest generation AIXTRON Planetary Reactor platform AIX 2800G4 WW for 10x100 mm and future 6x150 mm SiC wafers.
The Quantum Nanostructures and Nanofabrication Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology recently purchased and installed the Novelx mySEM, a benchtop field emission scanning electron microscope.
JSC SITRONICS, a leading provider of telecommunications, information technology and microelectronic solutions in Russia and the CIS, with a growing presence in other EEMEA emerging markets, announced that it today signed the investment agreement to launch full-scale 90 nanometre microchip production in cooperation with the Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies, Sistema and 'NIIME and Mikron'.
The changes align the business around MEMC's primary end-markets, semiconductor and solar, placing operating responsibility with two senior executives as the company moves closer to a more formalized business unit structure in the future.
Nanogea, a nano-biotech company focused on commercializing the industry's most sensitive single molecular detection platform, is pleased to announce today that Dr. C. Thomas Caskey and Dr. Saul Tendler have joined its scientific advisory board.
RUSNANO CEO Anatoly Chubais and LUKOIL President Vagit Alekperov signed a General Agreement on Strategic Cooperation between the companies within the framework of the Second Nanotechnology International Forum.
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.