SiC and its impact on Europe
There is no denying that SiC will play a pivotal role in the semiconductor landscape in the future and the power device market specifically.
From Silicon Labs to GF – John Hollister joins as CFO
GlobalFoundries announces that John Hollister will join the company as CFO, effective February 5, 2024. Hollister, who is a semiconductor industry veteran, will be responsible for GF’s financial strategy and will lead the company’s global finance organisation.
Swedish EMS provider ups its conformal coating capabilities
Swedish EMS provider Inission has invested in new conformal coating capabilities at its facility in Munkfors, designed to significantly enhance the durability and longevity of printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs).
BAE System to modernise microelectronics facility
The U.S. Department of Commerce has awarded USD 35 million in initial funding for BAE Systems to modernise the Microelectronics Center (MEC) in Nashua, New Hampshire.
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New touch monitors from DLOGIC for industry and medicine
DLOGIC GmbH, based in Switzerland, is launching a new generation of touch monitors on the market, which are distributed from endrich Bauelemente Vertriebs GmbH. The displays are available in sizes from 7'' to 49'' with a maximum resolution of 4k. They have been specially developed for medical and industrial applications and are designed for 24/7 operation.
Fire at Elkem Salten
A fire broke out on Sunday afternoon at Elkem’s silicon plant in Salten, Norway, and emergency services were mobilised.
Empowering the Future – inaugural Evertiq Expo Scholarship winner
In a world increasingly defined by technological advancements, the importance of nurturing young talent in the electronics industry cannot be overstated. The Evertiq Expo Scholarship, an award aimed at inspiring students to pursue careers in electronics, recently crowned its inaugural winner.
Mycronic receives another order for an SLX mask writer
Swedish production equipment manufacturer Mycronic has received another order for an SLX mask writer, this time from a new customer in Asia.
Infineon CEO Jochen Hanebeck becomes new ESIA President
Jochen Hanebeck, CEO of Infineon Technologies, was named the new ESIA President for a two-year mandate at the General Assembly of the European Semiconductor Industry Association (ESIA). Hanebeck is succeeding NXP Semiconductors’ President and CEO Kurt Sievers.
China continues to enhance AI chip self-sufficiency,
Huawei’s subsidiary HiSilicon has made significant strides in the independent R&D of AI chips, launching the next-gen Ascend 910B. These chips are utilised not only in Huawei's public cloud infrastructure but also sold to other Chinese companies.
Rohm and Toshiba team up to boost manufacturing
Japanese electronics companies Rohm and Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation are teaming up to boost Japan's supply of power devices.
China's chip tool imports rise 80% ahead of US restrictions
New data from Chinese customs reveals that imports of semiconductor-manufacturing equipment rose by 80% in the year to October.
AMD takes on Nvidia with new AI chip products
Advanced Micro Devices is predicting a huge boom in the market for AI processors after launching a new chip series to challenge Nvidia's dominance in the space.
SEMI launches mission to cultivate new industry leaders
Industry body SEMI has unveiled the SEMI Leadership Accelerator to help semiconductor firms improve the performance of their employees.
Google, ASM and HP join Schneider's Catalyze program
Three major tech firms have added themselves to the Catalyze program, which is dedicated to decarbonising the semiconductor supply chain.
IBM forms body to "accelerate responsible innovation in AI"
IBM has unveiled the AI Alliance – a new body comprising 50 organisations from industry, startup, academia, research and government. Members include AMD, Dell, Intel, Meta and Oracle.
TDK to make iPhone battery cells in India
Japanese electronic giant TDK Corp will start manufacturing lithium ion battery cells for Apple from a new facility the northern state of Haryana, say online reports.
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