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Newly Formed Company to Commercialize Human 'Organs-on-Chips' Technology

Newly Formed Company to Commercialize Human 'Organs-on-Chips' Technology

The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University today announced that its human 'Organs-on-Chips' technology will be commercialized by a newly formed private company to accelerate development of pharmaceutical, chemical, cosmetic, and personalized medicine products. [More]
STMicroelectronics Establishes New MEMS Microphone Lab in Taiwan

STMicroelectronics Establishes New MEMS Microphone Lab in Taiwan

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced it has opened a new MEMS Microphone Lab (Anechoic Chamber) in Taiwan to test and analyze high-performance audio applications built with ST's MEMS microphones. [More]
Marcy Nanocenter Site Receives Wet Lands Permit from Army Corps of Engineers

Marcy Nanocenter Site Receives Wet Lands Permit from Army Corps of Engineers

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a Section 404 permit for the Marcy Nanocenter site, enabling the next phase of the Nano Utica initiative. This includes the construction of a 450 MM enabled wafer fabrication campus and significant local job creation that will further solidify New York’s global position as a leader in semiconductor manufacturing and nanotechnology. [More]
Researchers Successfully Embed Nearly Perfect Semiconductor Crystals into a Silicon Nanowire

Researchers Successfully Embed Nearly Perfect Semiconductor Crystals into a Silicon Nanowire

Researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), the Vienna University of Technology and the Maria Curie-Sk³odowska University Lublin have succeeded in embedding nearly perfect semiconductor crystals into a silicon nanowire. [More]
CROCUS NANO ELECTRONICS Receives ISO 14644-1 Certification for Cleanroom in Russia

CROCUS NANO ELECTRONICS Receives ISO 14644-1 Certification for Cleanroom in Russia

CROCUS NANO ELECTRONICS (CNE), the joint venture founded in 2011 by Crocus Technology, a leading developer of magnetically enhanced semiconductor technologies, and RUSNANO, the Russian state-owned investment company focused on developing the Russian nanotechnology industry, is proud to announce that it has successfully passed certification of its cleanroom in Moscow (Russia) according to ISO 14644-1 requirements. [More]
New York State Partners in Launch of NY Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium

New York State Partners in Launch of NY Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the State will partner with over 100 private companies, led by SEMATECH and IBM, to launch the New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium. The Consortium will invest over $500 million and create thousands of high-skilled, high-paying jobs in Upstate New York over the next five years – including at least 500 in Rochester– focusing on the development and manufacture of the next generation of materials used on semiconductors. [More]
New Kind of Photoresist Needed to Extend Moore's Law

New Kind of Photoresist Needed to Extend Moore's Law

Over the years, computer chips have gotten smaller thanks to advances in materials science and manufacturing technologies. This march of progress, the doubling of transistors on a microprocessor roughly every two years, is called Moore's Law. [More]
Public-Private Partnership to Launch New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium

Public-Private Partnership to Launch New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the State will partner with over 100 private companies, led by GE, to launch the New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium. [More]
3-D Boron Nitride Nanostructure May Benefit Nanoelectronics

3-D Boron Nitride Nanostructure May Benefit Nanoelectronics

A three-dimensional porous nanostructure would have a balance of strength, toughness and ability to transfer heat that could benefit nanoelectronics, gas storage and composite materials that perform multiple functions, according to engineers at Rice University. [More]
UMC Licenses Cypress's SONOS Embedded Flash Memory IP for 55-nm Process Technology Node

UMC Licenses Cypress's SONOS Embedded Flash Memory IP for 55-nm Process Technology Node

Cypress Semiconductor Corp., a leading provider of embedded nonvolatile memory solutions, and United Microelectronics Corporation ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that UMC licensed Cypress's SONOS (Silicon Oxide Nitride Oxide Silicon) embedded Flash memory intellectual property (IP) for the 55-nanometer process technology node. [More]