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ZEISS enhances its Field Emission SEMs
3DGS Technology is Used by Nokia to Demonstrate World's First D-Band Radio
3D Glass Solutions, Inc.
ACM Research Enters 3D TSV Copper Plating Market with Ultra ECP 3d Platform
ACM Research, Inc.
Ultrasound: a new era of prosperity for CMUT and PMUT
Yole Développement
Mycronic receives order for a SLX and a Prexision Lite 8 Evo mask writer
Mycronic AB
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November 25, 2020
Chip Equipment Billings Continue to Soar Amid Pandemic
The global economy has started down a gradual path to recovery from COVID-19 in recent months as the world continues to combat the virus. Yet one sector, semiconductors, has shown impressive growth powered by a transformation hastened by the pandemic across industries ranging from education and work-from-home to healthcare. Semiconductor sales increased 12% in September ...
DoD Expands Trusted Chip Deal with GlobalFoundries
The Pentagon continues to ramp up its investment in a secure semiconductor supply chain, most recently adding another $400 million line of credit to acquire advanced ...
EE Times
Complete Warpage Control for Wafers and Panels
Effective warpage mitigation is increasingly critical for semiconductor advanced packaging applications, such as fan-out. Heller Industries has developed a unique ...
Technical Paper
What Interested You In 2020
In business you are always told to follow the money, but for us it is more important to follow the readership. If we are not writing what you want to read, then we are ...
Semiconductor Engineering
Painless FPGA Programming
Once priced out of the reach of enthusiasts, field-programmable gate arrays have become affordable in recent years, and have started popping up in all kinds of neat ...
IEEE Spectrum
Quantum Memory Milestone Boosts Quantum Internet Future
An array of cesium atoms just 2.5 centimeters long has demonstrated a record level of storage-and-retrieval efficiency for quantum memory. It's a pivotal step on the ...
IEEE Spectrum
TSMC to remain No. 3 IC supplier, MediaTek 11th
Contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co is expected to remain the third-largest IC supplier this year, unchanged from last year. IC designer ...
Taipei Times
Brute-Force Analysis Not Keeping Up With IC Complexity
Much of the current design and verification flow was built on brute force analysis, a simple and direct approach. But that approach rarely scales, and as designs become ...
Semiconductor Engineering
Top-15 semiconductor suppliers to see combined revenue increase 13% in 2020
The world's top-15 semiconductor companies are forecast to see their combined sales increase 13% in 2020, slightly more than twice the expected total worldwide ...
Taiwanese IC supply chain expands hiring for 2020, 2021
As global demand for 5G and AI-enabled consumer-electronics semiconductors is rising, Taiwan's leading integrated circuit (IC) manufacturer and designer, as well as ...
Taiwan News
Samsung to take 2nd spot in semiconductor supplier ranking in 2020
Samsung Electronics Co. is expected to maintain second place in the global semiconductor supplier ranking this year behind U.S. giant Intel Corp. despite a solid sales ...
Yonhap News Agency
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