(Osaka, Japan - Panasonic today announced the development of a Gallium Nitride (GaN) -based monolithic inverter integrated circuit (IC) for motor drive. The integrated six GaN-based transistors can be independently driven in a single chip, which enables successful motor drive with high efficiency. The new GaN inverter IC is applicable to motor drive in a variety of consumer electronics.
Semprius, Inc., a company commercializing its novel process for printing high-performance semiconductors, and X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG, the leading analog/mixed-signal semiconductor foundry, today announced a development agreement to provide turnkey silicon wafer fabrication for Semprius- customers. Under terms of the agreement, X-FAB made a strategic investment of $1.5 million in Semprius and, effective immediately, will be the designated foundry for Semprius technology.
Oclaro, Inc. a provider of optical components for industrial applications, will be presenting its latest results on high-power laser diode bars in Quasi Continuous Wave (QCW) operation at the upcoming Photonics West event in San Francisco, Calif.
DURHAM, N.C. - January 12, 2010 - Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announces the sample release of two new GaN HEMT transistors, expanding the power range and addressable applications of the Cree product family.
SUSS MicroTec AG, which is listed in the Prime Standard of Deutsche B-rse AG, today announced the conclusion of contract negotiations to acquire HamaTech APE GmbH & Co. KG, a wholly owned subsidiary of Singulus Technologies AG.
Oclaro Inc., a provider of optical components for industrial applications, today unveiled the industry's lowest price / highest performance 8xx nm fiber-coupled laser diode and will be showcasing the new Orion(TM) platform at Photonics West in San Francisco, Calif.
KLA-Tencor Corporation, the world's leading supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related industries, today announced that the company will provide a live audio webcast of a conference call to review its second quarter fiscal year 2010 results on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. PST.
RF Micro Devices, a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance semiconductor solutions, will host a conference call to review fiscal 2010 third quarter financial results on Tuesday, January 26, 2010, at 5:00 p.m. (ET).
AXT, Inc, a leading manufacturer of compound semiconductor substrates, today announced that Morris S. Young, chief executive officer, and Raymond A. Low, chief financial officer, will present at the 12th Annual Needham Growth Stock Conference at the Palace Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 8:00 am ET.
UNTERPREMSTAETTEN, Austria & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--austriamicrosystems (SIX:AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of high performance analog ICs for communications, industrial, medical and automotive applications, today announced that LG Electronics, a leading provider of LCD TVs, has selected the AS3693A and AS3693B LED driver ICs for TV models being introduced at CES 2010 in Las Vegas.
PLAINVIEW, N.Y., Jan 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq: VECO) today announced that fourth quarter and year-end 2009 financial results will be distributed after the market closes on Monday, February 8, 2010.
WOBURN, Mass., Jan 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWKS), an innovator of high reliability analog and mixed signal semiconductors enabling a broad range of end markets, today announced that company executives will be presenting a company overview at the Needham Growth Stock Conference on Jan. 14, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time from the New York Palace Hotel in New York.