Semiconductor market decline reshuffles top 10 ranking
November 29, 2022Following a record run, the semiconductor market has cooled down and consumer confidence has waned resulting in a historic drop. But how does this affect the ranking of the top 10 semiconductor companies?
Cambridge GaN Devices secures funds to scale up
November 21, 2022The fabless semiconductor company has raised USD 19m in Series B funding. The investment will enable Cambridge GaN Devices (CGD) to begin mass production of its range of GaN transistors for power applications.
Sponsored content by congatec GmbHHeterogeneous core technology for multifunctional embedded client systems Computer-on-Modules with 12th generation Intel Core processors (formerly codenamed Alder Lake) deliver tremendous performance scalability with their 4 to 16 cores and 8 to 24 threads. Their hybrid architecture, with Performance- and Efficient-cores, suits a wide range of applications, from industrial workstations to workload consolidation in IoT-connected machines and systems. To ensure high cybersecurity, the IIoT gateway functions are implemented in real-time capable virtual machines instead of containers. Meanwhile, these new Computer-on-Modules also solve many of the procurement problems OEMs face for their existing products.
Three compact solutions for high step-down voltage ratios
November 18, 2022Question: What are some methods for achieving a compact design under high step-down voltage ratios?
Cambridge GaN Devices ink agreement with Neways
November 18, 2022Clean-tech semiconductor company, Cambridge GaN Devices (CGD), has signed an agreement with Neways to develop high-efficiency, photovoltaic solar inverter products based on gallium nitride technology.
Why AMR sensors are a great option for high precision position measurements
November 17, 2022Question: What is the best type of sensor to measure the position of moving and rotating elements?
Another production win for Neways
November 17, 2022Neways and Magnetec expand their partnership in Smart mobility for the design, development, and production of Residual Current Devices. Such RCD offers unique and proven technology for measuring current leakages when charging electric vehicles.
BorgWarner invests $500 million in Wolfspeed
November 17, 2022Wolfspeed and BorgWarner are entering into a strategic partnership under which BorgWarner will invest USD 500 million in Wolfspeed's financing transaction in exchange for a SiC device capacity corridor.
RF demystified – understanding wave reflections
November 15, 2022Question: Wave reflections—why are they important to understand in RF designs?
Infineon plans major investment in new factory in Dresden
November 14, 2022Infineon is planning to continue expanding its 300-millimeter manufacturing capacity, to enable the expected acceleration in growth of analog/mixed-signal and power semiconductors.
Nexperia acquires Nowi
November 14, 2022Nexperia invests in sustainable alternatives to batteries via the acquisition of Netherlands-based Nowi. The acquisition broadens Nexperia's portfolio of power management products to include energy harvesting solutions.
Aehr receives over $4 million in orders
November 14, 2022Aehr Test Systems has received USD 4.4 million in orders from its lead silicon carbide test and burn-in customer for multiple WaferPak full wafer Contactors to meet their increased production capacity needs for SiC power semiconductors for the EV market.
Ennostar and PlayNitride join forces to develop micro LED
November 14, 2022Ennostar’s subsidiary Epistar and PlayNitride’s wholly-owned subsidiary PlayNitride Display have announced that they have teamed up to build a production line for 6-inch Micro LED epi-wafers.
Semtech team up with Exeger to enable sustainable IoT trackingLoad more news
November 11, 2022Semtech Corporation has entered into a collaboration with Swedish deep-tech company Exeger, a manufacturer of fully customisable solar cells.