Arrowhead Research Corporation announced today that majority owned subsidiary, Unidym, Inc., has completed a $10.4 million Series C financing. Several financial institutions participated in the round, along with strategic investors Tokyo Electron Ventures and Battelle Memorial Institute. Arrowhead made a $3 million follow on investment.
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced it was named Green Energy Innovator of the Year for its pioneering work on the Applied SunFab Thin Film Line, at a gala presenting the prestigious 9th Annual Platts Global Energy Awards.
Applied Materials, Inc. today unveiled its most advanced defect review SEM, the Applied SEMVision G4, which extends the technology and productivity of Appliedā??s highly successful SEMVision system to 45 nm and beyond applications.
Veeco Instruments Inc. announced the introduction of its new InSight 3D Automated Atomic Force Microscope Platform, the only metrology system available with the accuracy and precision required for non-destructive, high resolution three-dimensional measurements of critical 45nm and 32nm semiconductor features, with the speed to qualify as a true fab tool.
Xidex Corporation, an Austin-based nanotechnology company, has been awarded a new contract from the Department of Energy for scaleable manufacturing of carbon nanotube based field emission sources for use in scanning electron beam instruments such as scanning electron microscopes and transmission electron microscopes.
Nanogen, Inc. announced that on November 27, 2007 it received a letter from the Nasdaq Stock Market advising that for 30 consecutive business days preceding the date of the letter, the bid price of the company's common stock had closed below the $1.00 per share minimum bid price required for continued inclusion on the Nasdaq Global Market.