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Wise-integration Launches Most-Compact Gallium Nitride Half-Bridge Power IC
The design of the NoC is key to the success of large, high-performance compute SoCs
STMicroelectronics' new chip boosts energy efficiency in consumer electronics
Silicon Topology Joins TSMC Design Center Alliance (DCA)
Silicon Topology
Brewer Science presents EUV lithography innovation at largest tech conference in Asia
Brewer Science, Inc
STMicroelectronics' 40V STripFET F8 MOSFETs save energy and lower noise
Indium Corporation Introduces Dawn Ponton as Global Accounts Manager, e-Mobility & Infrastructure
Indium Corporation
STMicroelectronics' New Inertial Modules Enable AI Training Inside the Sensor
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U.S. Air Force Reports on Roswell
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U.S. Air Force officials release a 231-page report dismissing claims of an alien spacecraft crash in Roswell, New Mexico, almost exactly 50 years earlier.
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June 24, 2022
Challenges for Sector (6): The Value of Back-end Business
Advanced packaging technology has become a powerful tool for TSMC to grab orders for advanced chips. Now Samsung Electronics has also announced that it will strengthen its back-end packaging and testing technology. As for the top 10 makers in the packaging and testing industry, their revenue in 2021 reached US$33.7 billion. And the top-10 accounted for about 90% of the global packaging ...
Intel warns Ohio factory could be delayed because Congress is dragging its feet on funding
A large chip factory currently in the early stages of being built outside of Columbus, Ohio, could see its scope scaled back or construction delayed depending on what Congress ...
Automated Wafer TTV & Shape Metrology
Wafer thickness, TTV, flatness and warpage are important parameters to be monitored for wafer production as well as device processing. cyberTECHNOLOGIES' systems ...
Technical Paper
China's Semiconductor Industry Experiences Continued Growth
China's semiconductor industry shows no signs of slowing down. China has a steady stream of projects signed and initiated in June alone. The few deals we've discussed ...
Neuchips Tapes Out Recommendation Accelerator for World-Beating Accuracy
Taiwanese startup Neuchips has taped out its AI accelerator designed specifically for data center recommendation models. Emulation of the chip suggests it will be the only ...
EE Times
Foxconn Chairman, Vedanta semiconductor head discuss plant location
Electronics manufacturing services company Foxconn chairman Young Liu on Thursday met Vedanta Group's managing director Akarsh Hebbar to discuss the roadmap ...
Business Today.In
Assessing the Potential of SiC beyond the Automotive Industry
Silicon carbide (SiC) has come to be known as the successor of traditional Si IGBT devices in the automotive industry due to its higher switching frequencies, and higher ...
EE Times
GF starts equipment move-in at new Singapore fab
GlobalFoundries has kicked off equipment move-in at the foundry's new facility on its Singapore campus, with the first tool — a market-leading etch tool made by Lam Research ...
Bipolar transistors made from organic materials for the first time
Scientists in Germany claim to have developed bipolar transistors from organic materials, opening a path for flexible and transparent electronics. The study, led by ...
The Register
A New Breed Of EDA Required
While doing research for one of my stories this month, a couple of people basically said that applying methodologies of the past to the designs of today can be problematic ...
Semiconductor Engineering
IC Reliability Burden Shifts Left
Chip reliability is coming under much tighter scrutiny as IC-driven systems take on increasingly critical and complex roles. So whether it's a stray alpha particle that flips ...
Semiconductor Engineering
Building The Highway To Automotive Innovation
The semiconductor industry has changed and nowhere is this more visible than in the automotive industry. Global chip shortages have highlighted how dependent we ...
Semiconductor Engineering
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