In this episode, we talk to Simon Hambly and David Harold of Imagination Technologies, creators of communications semiconductor IP cores for highly complex System-on-Chip (SoC) devices.
When a diffusion furnace team at a 200 mm fab experienced defect problems in specific stocker locations of its high volume semiconductor process, CyberOptics WaferSense Auto Vibration Sensors (AVS) helped test a theory that excessive vibrations created by stocker fans effected die yield.
Molex Incorporated has released a new standard antenna for applications using the 2.4 GHz ISM (industrial, scientific and medical) band and Wi-Fi.
Ultra low power RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor announces that British medical services startup, Isansys Lifecare Limited, has announced the world's first commercially-available, clinical-grade, wireless cardiac monitor to support low cost continuous ECG heart monitoring.
Ramtron International announced sampling of its newest ferroelectric random access memory (F-RAM) product built on the company’s manufacturing line at IBM.
To help alleviate some of this pressure, Leader Tech announces the introduction of a new SMS Surface Mount Shield series.
IAR Systems announced today that they have entered a 3-year enterprise software license agreement with Miele & Cie. By signing this agreement, Germany-based Miele has established IAR Systems as their preferred supplier of software development tools.
Molex is expanding its range of SolarSpec products with the development of pin (male) and socket (female) panel-mount DC connectors. The IP67-sealed, SolarSpec panel-mount DC connectors, with internal locking and touch-proof design for
The RPC Series of film based chip resistors is available in a 1 percent tolerance with desirable pulse handling. This performance is achieved by using a robust film element with a limited laser trim. Trimming a chip resistor can
ICCNexergy, Inc. (www.iccnexergy.com) today announced an expansion of its high efficiency, high reliability Elpac brand 100 Watt external power supply series with the release of its new FWC100 series. The new FWC100 is a level V upgrade of ICCNexergy’s popular Elpac FWB100 series...
Delta Electronics, Inc. has launched a state-of-the-art Data Center DC Power Solution that includes a complete product portfolio of DC UPS Systems, PDUs (power distribution units), and server power supplies for more energy efficient data center applications.
Semprius, Inc., a leading innovator in high concentration photovoltaic (HCPV) solar modules, recently secured $20 million in its first tranche of Series C venture fundraising.
Nitride Solutions is developing a manufacturing technology that hopes to deliver high-volume, low-cost aluminium nitride substrates with defect rates 10 times lower than substrates currently on the market.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has allowed two new claims relating to patents Ensemble Therapeutics has licensed exclusively from Harvard University, bringing to 53 the total number of issued or allowed patents the Cambridge biotech has worldwide.
Texzon Green Energy Storage Technology Issued 2nd Patent; Invention Stores AC power as Real AC PowerJuly 6, 2011 12:21 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments
The Technology Development Division of Texzon Utilities (Texzon) announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued on June 28, 2011, U.S. Patent No. 7,969,042 for the Ring Power Multiplier (RPM), a power...
ChipMOS & Connectec Japan Enter Joint Technology Development Agreement; ChipMOS Takes 30% Equity StakeJuly 6, 2011 12:21 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments
ChipMOS Technologies (Bermuda) LTD. announced that its majority-owned Taiwanese subsidiary, ChipMOS Technologies Inc., has agreed to invest in CONNECTEC Japan Corp. (CTJ) for a 30% equity stake of CTJ pursuant to a share subscription...
ST Expands Capabilities in Convergent Home Digital Networking & Smart Grid; Completes IP and Talent Acquisition from ArkadosJuly 6, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments
STMicroelectronics (ST) is enhancing its powerline communication (PLC) capabilities with the completion of its acquisition of the semiconductor assets and intellectual property of Arkados. Arkados has been a leading player in the new industry initiative...
Until now, 3D Compasses have typically used non-standard technologies such as magneto-resistive materials or Hall-effect structures combined with magnetic field concentrators to detect the direction of the Earth’s magnetic field.
Radiall is proud to introduce the first to market lightweight and easy-to-use composite BNC 75 ohm HDTV connector to its offering of affordable HDTV BNC series for studio quality broadcast production to video conferencing equipment applications.
Kontron introduced today its new universal single-width AdvancedMC™ processor module AM4120. This board is the first member of a new Kontron AdvancedMC™ product family with the Freescale™ QorIQ processors. The new AdvancedMC™ family is targeted to cost sensitive applications as well as powerful data plane and control plane applications. The universal Kontron AM4120 offers
SunCastle Microwave announces the availability of its new product: 500 MHz to 20 GHz High Gain Omnidirectional Antenna, patent pending.
Skyworks is pleased to introduce two miniature 0402 varactor diodes for voltage controlled oscillator (VCO), phase noise and voltage tuned filter applications.
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation and STMicroelectronics have announced Team McGill as the winners of the iNEMO Design Contest.
Although GPS is a widespread technology, GPS positioning is not always possible, particularly in shielded environments such as indoors and enclosed park houses, or when a GPS jamming signal is present.
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the addition of UBM Electronics' EE Times, a premier electronics industry news outlet, as a valued community partner for Digi-Key's TechXchangeSM online engineering community.