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2012-12-11 01:04:10

MIT researchers develop the smallest indium gallium arsenide transistor ever built Silicon's crown is under threat: The semiconductor's days as the king of microchips for computers and smart devices could be numbered, thanks to the development of the smallest transistor ever to be built from a rival material, indium gallium arsenide. The compound transistor, built by a team in MIT's Microsystems Technology Laboratories, performs well despite being just 22 nanometers (billionths of a...

2012-05-30 02:22:27

ESPOO, Finland, and UPPSALA, Sweden, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Picosun Oy, Finland-based global manufacturer of state-of-the-art Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment and Uppsala University, Sweden, solidify their cooperation in advanced ALD research with already second PICOSUN(TM) ALD tool delivered to Uppsala University's Angstrom Laboratory. Picosun and Uppsala University have been close partners since 2009 when the first PICOSUN(TM) ALD system was installed in the...

2011-10-11 07:50:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pennystocksinsiders.com (PSI) has issued Equity Research for top traded penny stocks: Clearwire (NASDAQ:CLWR), ON Semiconductor (NASDAQ:ONNN), RF Micro Devices (NASDAQ:RFMD). More reports for NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP), Nuance (NASDAQ:NUAN), Entropic (NASDAQ:ENTR). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110914/HK68141LOGO ) All penny stocks companies have one thing in common, the lack of information transparency. No one knows...

2011-10-04 09:01:00

MIGDAL HA'EMEK, Israel, October 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan Valley Semiconductors Ltd. (JVS), a leading provider of X-ray metrology solutions for the global semiconductors industry, announced today it has been named one of the 2011 Deloitte Israel Technology Fast 50, the ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Israel. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth over five years. "Since the Deloitte Brightman Almagor Zohar Fast 50...

2010-07-13 08:00:00

MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan Valley Semiconductors Ltd. (JVS), a leading provider of X-ray-based semiconductor in-line metrology tools, announced today the launch of its new JVX7200(TM), which targets the challenging SiGe in-line process monitoring. The system is the first ever production-worthy tool to combine HRXRD (High-Resolution X-Ray Diffraction) and XRR (X-Ray Reflectance) technologies for strain, composition, and thickness measurement of SiGe stacks for sub...

2010-06-16 05:28:00

DALLAS, June 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - ReportsandReports Announce it Will Carry Compound Semiconductor Substrates 2010 (http://www.reportsandreports.com/Report/25609/) Market Research Report in its Store. - Browse the complete Report on: http://www.reportsandreports.com/market-reports/compound-semiconductor-substr ates-2010/ (Due to the length of these URLs, it may be necessary to copy and paste the hyperlinks into your Internet browser's URL address field. Remove any...

2010-03-22 11:28:24

Nanowire advances promise improved light-emitting diodes and solar-energy generation A recent advance by Arizona State University researchers in developing nanowires could lead to more efficient photovoltaic cells for generating energy from sunlight, and to better light-emitting diodes (LEDs) that could replace less energy-efficient incandescent light bulbs. Electrical engineers Cun-Zheng Ning and Alian Pan are working to improve quaternary alloy semiconductor nanowire materials. Nanowires...

2010-01-19 11:18:00

LIVERMORE, Calif., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferrotec (USA) Corporation, a global supplier of materials, components, and precision system solutions, today announced that it has purchased the Temescal Division of Edwards Vacuum, Inc. Temescal, originally founded in 1952, is the leading manufacturer of electron beam-based evaporative coating systems with the largest install base of metallization tools addressing a broad range of materials used in the compound semiconductor industry. Key...

2009-11-10 07:10:00

PHOENIX, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- To address growing market demand for its compound semiconductor epitaxial deposition services, used primarily in making high-frequency ICs for wireless communication applications, Sumika Electronic Materials is installing an additional Aixtron 2600 G3 epi reactor to its foundry operation in Phoenix. "Our capacity expansion is in response to the steadily increasing demand we're seeing for our GaAs (gallium arsenide) epi wafer services from producers of HBT...