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2013-02-19 12:20:48

ARLINGTON, Va., and SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DRS Technologies, Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, and Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that DRS will transfer its state-of-the-art Microbolometer technology for uncooled infrared detectors to Cypress for high-volume manufacturing. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121130/PH22008LOGO) The proprietary production process, developed by the Network and Imaging Systems (NIS) division of DRS...

2013-02-16 23:01:06

[227 Pages Report] Wafer Cleaning market report categorizes the global market on the basis of types, equipment(Single Wafer & Batch Immersion), Applications, Technology(Wet Chemical, Dry Cleaning, Aqueous Cleaning And Cryogenic Aerosols) & Geography. (PRWEB) February 16, 2013 According to a new market report Wafer Cleaning Market (2012—2017) published by MarketsandMarkets, the total market is expected to reach $5.86 billion by 2017, at a CAGR of 16.1%. Browse 91 tables and...

Silicon Brains Used To Oversee Satelites
2013-02-13 17:49:52

ESA A beautiful and expensive sight: upwards of 6 million-worth of silicon wafers, crammed with the complex integrated circuits that sit at the heart of each and every ESA mission. Years of meticulous design work went into these tiny brains, empowering satellites with intelligence. The image shows a collection of six silicon wafers that contain some 14 different chip designs developed by several European companies during the last eight years with ESA´s financial and technical...

2013-02-13 04:21:13

MOSCOW and ZELENOGRAD, Russia, February 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As the global Power Electronics industry is shifting production from 150 to 200 mm substrates, Epiel JSC introduces to the market 200 mm silicon epitaxial wafers for discrete power devices. According to industry analysts Power Electronics is likely to remain one of the most attractive sectors of semiconductor market in the next few years. Energy efficiency is gaining more and more emphasis in areas such as...

2013-02-07 16:22:39

TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 7, 2013 /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 its solar subsidiary, Tempress Systems, Inc., has received approximately $5.3 million in new solar orders for its diffusion processing systems from one of its key customers, a top tier solar company in Asia, for their new...

2013-02-06 23:03:45

MicroLink Devices, a leader in high-efficiency solar cell technology, announced the development of a lightweight, flexible, high-efficiency solar sheet suitable for powering small electrical equipment off the power grid. The sheet has a conversion efficiency of 29%, generates up to 9.25 watts in a 320 square centimeter active area, and weighs 230 grams per square meter. Niles, Illinois (PRWEB) February 06, 2013 MicroLink Devices, Inc., (http://www.mldevices.com) a Niles, Illinois-based...

2013-02-04 20:22:36

BERNIN, France, February 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, has estimated that its engineered substrates used in manufacturing semiconductors for mobile communications are incorporated in at least 50 percent of smart phones and internet-connected tablet computers being produced today. The widespread use of Soitec's materials technology in...

2013-02-04 08:22:24

ST. PETERS, Mo., Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR) invites investors to listen to a broadcast of the Company's conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2012 financial results. The live webcast will take place on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time at www.memc.com. Participating in the call will be Ahmad Chatila, Chief Executive Officer, and Brian Wuebbels, Chief Financial Officer. A replay of the call will be available...

2013-01-31 04:22:11

BOISE, Idaho and NEWPORT BEACH, California, January 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Semiconductor, Inc. announces TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader, is the first foundry with a CMOS process (CS18) available for physically flexible wafers and integrated circuits (ICs) utilizing FleX(TM) Silicon-on-Polymer.(TM) This announcement was made at the 12th annual Flexible & Printed Electronics Conference presented by the FlexTech Alliance being held in Phoenix, Arizona...

2013-01-30 20:23:08

TEMPE, Ariz., Jan. 30, 2013 /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 it will host a conference call to discuss the Company's financial results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2012 on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 5:00 pm ET. Executive Chairman J.S. Whang; President and CEO, Fokko Pentinga;...