News - 17 Aug 2010
Novellus Systems (NASDAQ: NVLS) announced today that it has developed conformal film deposition (CFD™) technology for depositing 100 percent step coverage dielectric films on structures with...
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 - 27 Oct 2009
A multidisciplinary team of UC researchers is the first to find an innovative and novel way to control an electron's spin orientation using purely electrical means.
Their findings were...
News - 10 Jun 2009
Graphene is the two-dimensional crystalline form of carbon, whose extraordinary electron mobility and other unique features hold great promise for nanoscale electronics and photonics. But there's...
Article - 21 May 2018
Many 2D materials have now been theoretically or practically explored showing odd properties which are completely different from those of the bulk '3D' material and are categorized as...
Article - 13 May 2016
Scanning microwave impedance microscopy, also known as sMIM, is an atomic force microscopy (AFM)-based method used for the characterization of materials and devices.
News - 22 Oct 2015
The tiny transistor is the heart of the electronics revolution, and Penn State materials scientists have just discovered a way to give this workhorse a big boost, using a new technique to incorporate...
News - 6 May 2015
Electronics is based on the manipulation of electrons and other charge carriers, but in addition to charge, electrons possess a property known as spin. When spin is manipulated with magnetic and...
News - 10 Dec 2013
By relentlessly miniaturizing a pre-World War II computer technology, and combining this with a new and durable material, researchers at Case Western Reserve University have built nanoscale switches...
News - 10 Jul 2013
Semicon West 2013 will be held July 9-11 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, and will feature over 500 exhibitors, 50 hours of conference programs and more than 30,000 industry attendees. In...