I am a researcher at Uppsala University in Sweden. In the Solid State Electronics division we are doing research on aluminum nitride piezoelectrics, silicon and silicon carbide RF and power electronics and thin film solar cells.
Taiwan's Ritek Corporation started construction of an RMB 2 billion copper indium/gallium selenide (CIGS) thin-film solar cell plant in Yangzhou, Jiangsu Province on February 28, reported Xinhuanew.com March 2.
Despite the economic doldrums which required downward adjustments to ABI Research’s RFID forecasts for 2009 and 2010, the outlook is good for steady growth through the next five years, according to new market data just released by the firm.
Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has developed and launched its first leading-edge LED digital signage solution that offers wireless high definition video and audio streaming that is compatible with 3G networks such as AT&T and Wi-Fi and WiMax networks.
Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading manufacturer of high performance analog mixed-signal integrated circuits and high reliability semiconductors, will participate in the Wedbush 8th Annual New York MAC Conference at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York on March 9-10, 2010.
QED Technologies, the pioneer and exclusive provider of Magnetorheological Finishing (MRF®) and Subaperture Stitching Interferometry (SSI®), announces implementation of one of its new Aspheric Stitching Interferometers (ASI®) at the Leibniz Institute for Surface Modification (IOM) in Leipzig, Germany. The ASI is the newest in QED’s line of full aperture metrology systems. The ASI is capable of measuring steep aspheres with as much as 1000 waves (more than 600 microns) of departure from the best fit sphere.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded $2.4 million to the Georgia Institute of Technology to develop a new type of radar system that will be used to study the Earth's ice and snow formations from the air. The system could provide new information about the effects of global climate change.
Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology will hold co-host several seminars & workshops this year in conjunction with key research institutes & universities - these will be on a variety of topics. Speakers will come from the host universities and from a number of other institutes and industry, in addition to process and applications experts from Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology, providing their in-depth knowledge of the chosen topic.
The solar market in North Africa and the Middle East is being earmarked as the boom market for solar development, According to reports solar energy in the Middle East is going to be a boom market for the next 10 years - with 9,000 MW of Concentrated Solar Power Capacity planned by 2020 and more then 40,000 MW by 2030.
GigOptix, Inc. (OTCBB:GGOX), today announced the availability for sampling of its GX3122 dual channel linear Transimpedance Amplifier (TIA) designed for use in next generation 40Gb/s DWDM coherent optical receivers.
Next Inning Technology Research, an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, announced it has updated outlooks for Cree (NASDAQ:CREE), Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP), International Rectifier (NYSE:IRF), OmniVision Technologies (NASDAQ:OVTI) and Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD).