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2014-09-22 12:22:38

DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Silicon on Insulator (BESOI, ELTRAN, SOS, SIMOX and Smart-Cut) Market - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The term Silicon on Insulator' was first introduced by IBM in August 1998. The potential benefits from technologies associated with the Silicon on Insulator (SOI) lies in the intersection of multiple capabilities. With new...

2014-09-21 20:20:30

Fokko Pentinga, CEO, to Speak in Opening Session on Monday, September 22, 2014 TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that Amtech's solar subsidiary, Tempress Systems, will exhibit at the 29(th) European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC 2014)...

2014-09-19 23:05:20

Semiconductor & IC Packaging Materials Market report estimates the market size of the semiconductor packaging materials market in terms of revenue, regionally, and in end-user markets.(http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/semiconductor-ic-packaging-materials-market-31363123.html) (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The report defines and segments the "Semiconductor & IC Packaging Materials Market by Types (Organic Substrates, Bonding Wires, Leadframes, Ceramic Packages,...

2014-09-18 12:34:35

DUBLIN, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Wafer Foundry Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The wafer foundry market experienced a wavy development, jumping by 39.4% in 2010 following a 7.9% decline in 2009. And the growth rate first shrank to 8.7% in 2011, then expanded to 21.7% in 2012, and fell back to 6.8% in 2013. It is projected that the growth rate...

2014-09-17 16:25:48

LONDON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The term 'Silicon on Insulator' was first introduced by IBM in August 1998. The potential benefits from technologies associated with the Silicon on Insulator (SOI) lies in the intersection of multiple capabilities. With new technological inventions and its seamless integration in our day to day lives, it is evident that the Silicon on Insulator concept has already laid down the foundation for a promising future.Developments in...

2014-09-11 12:31:08

DALLAS, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Silicon on Insulator Market by Technology (BESOI, ELTRAN, SOS, SIMOX and Smart-Cut), by Product (Optical SOI, SOI Transistor, MEMS, Image Sensor and Memory Devices), by Application (Automotive, Computing and Mobile) and Geography - Global Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the value of Silicon on Insulator market is expected $2145.1 Million by 2020 grow at a CAGR of 18.9% from...

2014-09-10 23:10:39

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Report on “Global and China Wafer Foundry Industry Report, 2013-2014” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 The wafer foundry market experienced a wavy development, jumping by 39.4% in 2010 following a 7.9% decline in 2009. And the growth rate first shrank to 8.7% in 2011, then expanded to 21.7% in 2012, and fell back to 6.8% in 2013. It is projected that the growth rate will stand at 15.6% in 2014 and 6.0% in 2015. The...

2014-09-09 12:22:39

TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that Dr. Albert Hasper, General Manager of the Company's solar subsidiary Tempress Systems, will participate in the Kempen & Co's Resource Efficiency & Cleantech Equity Conference on Thursday, September 11, 2014, at the...

2014-09-05 08:25:40

TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced its solar subsidiary, Tempress Systems, has received an order for its solar boron diffusion system from a leading Taiwan cell manufacturer, which makes it the third boron diffusion customer in that country. The system will be used...

2014-09-02 08:36:23

Research is Published in the Royal Society of Chemistry's Journal of Materials Chemistry A. RED BANK, N.J., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In making a solar cell, scientists etch nanoscale spikes into a silicon wafer in order to maximize its surface area and consequently to maximize the amount of sunlight to reach it. Metal particles have been used as a catalyst in this process because etching is much accelerated near metal particles. Initially, gold had been the metal of choice. But...


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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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