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2011-03-28 10:25:00

GENEVA, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced that it has successfully demonstrated a next-generation variation of its world-leading smart power technology.

2011-02-22 11:06:00

BERNIN, France, February 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soitec (Euronext Paris), the world's leading supplier of silicon-on-insulator (SOI) and advanced solutions for the electronics and energy industries, today announced the appointment of Steve Longoria to Senior Vice President Worldwide Strategic Business Development.

2011-02-10 11:13:00

BOSTON, February 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The SOI Industry Consortium today announced results of an assessment and characterization of Fully-Depleted Silicon-on-Insulator (FD-SOI) technology, demonstrating that this advanced CMOS silicon technology is well suited to address the increasing low-power, high-performance requirements for mobile and consumer applications.

2010-12-08 09:50:00

MONTBONNOT, France, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Altatech Semiconductor S.A.

2010-11-30 12:27:00

BERNIN, France and TOKYO, November 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soitec, the world's leading supplier of engineered substrates and Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., a leading worldwide provider of compound semiconductor materials, announced today they are working together to develop engineered gallium nitride (GaN) substrates.

2010-11-03 16:28:00

BERNIN, France, November 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Confirmation That MEMC Infringed one Soitec's SOI Patent - Ruling Supportive to Overall Claim Against MEMC Soitec successfully obtained confirmation from Court that MEMC did infringe one of Soitec's SOI patents from end of 2004 until mid 2006 and now believes it has adequate grounds to claim for compensation.

2010-11-03 07:30:00

ST. PETERS, Mo., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR) announced today that it has received a successful outcome in its litigation with Soitec regarding Silicon On Insulator (SOI) wafers.

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