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Wednesday 28th October 2009
RFMD releases first "green" GaN CATV amplifier module
Wednesday 28th October 2009
At the Deloitte‘s Technology Fast 50 award ceremony in Hamburg on October 21, 2009 LayTec ranked 30th among the 50 fastest growing companies in Germany!
Tuesday 27th October 2009
Innovative GaN Amplifiers Deliver Industry's Best Low Current Performance
Tuesday 27th October 2009
The EMC3D semiconductor equipment and materials consortium has extended its agreement in order to improve the industry further.
Tuesday 27th October 2009
Sanan OptoElectronics is boosting production of its HB-LEDs using Veeco Instruments' TurboDisc Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition Systems.
Tuesday 27th October 2009
TriQuint / TriAccess Announce New TAT7457 with Breakthrough Sensitivity for RFoG / Cable Applications
Monday 26th October 2009
Sharp develops solar cell with no concentrator technology and achieves world’s highest conversion efficiency of 35.8% achieved with triple junction compound solar cell
Monday 26th October 2009
CdTe processing for thin film photovoltaic manufacturing acquires new tool sset
Monday 26th October 2009
Highly Efficient AWT6264 Meets Both WiMAX Linearity and Spectrum Mask Requirements at +25dBm Output Power
Monday 26th October 2009
Technology Veteran Aims for Widespread Adoption of Concentrating Photovoltaic Technology
Saturday 24th October 2009
The SOI industry consortium announces results of a SOI and bulk FinFETs comparison Study
Friday 23rd October 2009
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems a $28.9-million contract.
Friday 23rd October 2009
Through-Silicon Via Foundry, ALLVIA, has acquired a manufacturing site in Oregon and announces equipment tool selection process
Thursday 22nd October 2009
Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology (OIPT), a leading manufacturer of systems for etch, deposition and thin film growth, is pleased to announce an order from University of California Santa Barbara, (UCSB) CA, USA for its FlexAL Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) tool.
Thursday 22nd October 2009
A company has made a breakthrough with the solar energy conversion efficiency of its copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) thin-film photovoltaic cells.
Thursday 22nd October 2009
Harvard scientists bend nanowires into 2-D and 3-D structures
Thursday 22nd October 2009
Yole Développement updates its ten year projection of the SiC impact on electronics
Wednesday 21st October 2009
A solar project, which uses the compound semiconductor InGaN, has received a government grant.
Wednesday 21st October 2009
More LED manufacturers may well begin to make LM-80 test report data publicly available after the actions of one company.
Tuesday 20th October 2009
Cool Glass – Microstructured Borosilicate Thin-Films as Hermetic Wafer-Level Passivation for robust and reliable sealing of sensors and devices
Tuesday 20th October 2009
Neo-Neon is to use Aixtron's CRIUS system in the development and production of blue and green light emitting diodes.
Monday 19th October 2009
TriQuint’s New $16.2M DARPA Contract Will Pursue Radically-Enhanced Gallium Nitride Circuits for Defense, Aerospace
Monday 19th October 2009
IBM senior VP and Intel Capital MD arrested as Intel becomes involved in insider trading scandal
Monday 19th October 2009
Chinese foundry secures license to IBM’s RF CMOS technology and stakes claim as an advanced foundry for the sector