News - 20 Jan 2011
In the materials science equivalent of a football fan jumping onto the field and scoring a touchdown, scientists are documenting that one fundamental component of computer chips, long regarded as a...
News - 27 May 2010
Oxides of transition metals such as titanium are of interest for applications, such as hydrogen gas sensors or as catalysts, and have intriguing fundamental physical properties. In particular, the...
News - 9 Oct 2008
Building on the successful partnership on their joint process technology development since 1998, Panasonic Corporation and Renesas Technology Corp. are now collaborating on the development of...
News - 10 Nov 2009
Purdue University researchers are making progress in developing a new type of transistor that uses a finlike structure instead of the conventional flat design, possibly enabling engineers to create...
News - 24 Sep 2009
A sensitive new Stanford-developed disposable chip detects low concentrations of the explosive trinitrotoluene (TNT) and a close chemical cousin of the dreaded toxic nerve agent sarin in water...
News - 28 Jan 2009
The logic and memory functions of future electronic devices could shrink dramatically - to one or two nanometers (billionths of a meter) instead of the many tens of nanometers that characterize...
Article - 25 Feb 2013
Memristors, or memory resistors, are a kind of passive circuit element which can be used to create circuits which behave in a similar way to neurons in the brain.
News - 10 Jul 2015
Building on many years of close collaboration and numerous joint research programs, STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications,...
News - 4 Jun 2014
Faster electronic device architectures are in the offing with the unveiling of the world's first fully two-dimensional field-effect transistor (FET) by researchers with the Lawrence Berkeley...
News - 4 Sep 2012
In a significant step towards practical realization of quantum computing, scientists who are part of a collaborative team led by University of Bristol in UK have developed silicon-based quantum...