STMicroelectronics heads European research team in advanced MEMS devices development
STMicroelectronics has begun working with research partners to develop a pilot line for next-generation MEMS devices augmented with advanced technologies such as piezoelectric or magnetic materials and 3D packaging. The project was launched by the European Nanoelectronics Initiative Advisory Council...
How Samsung is climbing the charts
It's no secret that Samsung is up against Apple in many ways, in products, sales and innovation. However, even in the face of Apple's patent infringement lawsuits, Samsung is still climbing the charts.
Manchester leads the way in graphene membrane research
University of Manchester graphene researchers have been awarded a ?3.5 million (or approximately US$5 million) funding boost that could bring desalination plants, safer food packaging and enhanced disease detection closer to reality.
AIXTRON leads workpackage production in Graphene Flagship project
AIXTRON SE today announced that it is participating as a key partner in the recently announced European Union (EU) Future Emerging Technology (FET) flagship project "Graphene."
Unsettled economic situation leaves mark on microtechnology industry
A year ago, the microtechnology, nanotechnology, and advanced materials industry looked out on the year 2012 with quite positive expectations. As it turned out, the unstable economic situation has left its mark on these industries, too. For 2013, at least, the companies expect a slight upwards trend...
Nanosys expands U.S. manufacturing as demand for displays with lifelike color heats up
Nanosys, enabling a new generation of high color fidelity, energy-efficient displays with its quantum-dot technology, today announced that it has expanded into a new, high-capacity production facility in Milpitas, California.
High-value MEMS market growth slows due to weak medical electronics and industrial sectors
The high-value microelectromechanical system (MEMS) market experienced soft growth last year, mainly due to weakness in the mainstay medical electronics and industrial sectors, according to an IHS iSuppli MEMS High-Value MEMS Market Tracker Report from information and analytics provider IHS.
SUNY's CNSE undergrad to receive the nation's most prestigious award for science and engineering
Zachary Olmsted, a junior Nanoscale Engineering major at SUNY's College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE), has been chosen to receive the prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, the second consecutive year that a CNSE student has been honored with the nation's premier undergraduate awa...
Over 221 million mobile devices shipped in India during 2012
India registered 221.6 million mobile handset shipments during 2012, according to CMR's India Mobile Handsets Market Review, CY 2012, March 2013 release. During the same period, 15.2 million smartphones were shipped in the country.
Coherent launches highest power UV laser for microelectronics manufacturingStories 1 - 10 of 37
The newest AVIA micromachining laser from Coherent, Inc. (Santa Clara, CA) delivers the highest power commercially available at its wavelength and repetition rate.