Aeva partners with ZF to bring FMCW LiDAR to production
September 09, 2020Sensing and perception systems provider, Aeva, is partnering with automotive manufacturer ZF to industrialise Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) LiDAR sensors for production
COVID-19 drives rise in global fab equipment spending
September 09, 2020Soaring pandemic-inspired demand for chips that power everything from communications and IT infrastructures to personal computing, gaming and healthcare electronics will drive an 8% increase in global fab equipment spending in 2020 and a 13% increase in 2021, SEMI reports.
ASSA ABLOY sells its Swiss sensor business
September 08, 2020ASSA ABLOY has signed an agreement to sell its sensor technology business CEDES in Switzerland to capiton AG.
Total VCSEL revenue expected to reach USD 1.8 Billion in 2021
September 04, 2020In early 2020, TrendForce forecasted the release of more than 10 high-end smartphone models equipped with 3D sensing solutions this year, which would drive up 3D sensing VCSEL revenue* to USD 1.404 billion.
Atmosic and SMK partner to bring forever-battery life to IoT devices
September 03, 2020Wireless technology company Atmosic Technologies has partnered with SMK Electronics to integrate Atmosic’s M3 system-on-chip (SoC) into a range of connected devices from SMK.
Nordson acquires vivaMOS – adding sensor technology to test and inspection business
September 02, 2020Nordson has acquired vivaMOS Ltd., which designs, develops and fabricates high-end large-area complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor (CMOS) image sensors for a wide range of X-ray applications.
Allegro MicroSystems acquires Voxtel
September 01, 2020Sensing and power semiconductor technology company, Allegro MicroSystems, is acquiring Voxtel, Inc, a privately held company specialising in advanced photonic and 3D imaging technology including long-range, eye-safe LiDAR.
KM Contros' sensor business found a new owner in -4H-JENA
September 01, 2020On March 1, 2020, KM Contros GmbH (Contros) sold its sensor business to -4H-JENA engineering GmbH (-4H-JENA).
IAV invests in new EMC test centre
August 31, 2020E-mobility, connectivity, advanced driver assistance systems and self-driving technology; the number of electronic components in vehicles is growing rapidly, also raising demand for capacities to test electromagnetic compatibility - something that IAV wants to address with its latest investment.
Farnell signs new distribution agreement with KOA
August 13, 2020Farnell says it has strengthen the depth and breadth of its passive component range with the addition of KOA Europe GmbH.
Intervala ink manufacturing agreement with Evolv Technology
August 12, 2020Intervala has been selected by Evolv Technology to provide Evolv with certain custom cable assemblies and printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) on a turnkey basis.
ESCATEC advances MOEMS Capabilities
July 28, 2020In another step up the hi-tech ladder, ESCATEC recently invested in new technology to advance its capability in MOEMS (micro-opto-electro-mechanical systems).
Arm expands R&D centre in Budapest
July 23, 2020The chip company will be growing its staff of developers by more than 50% at its R&D centre in Budapest, Hungary.
Heidelberg invests in production of printed and organic electronics
July 23, 2020Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG has set up a dedicated business unit for the industrial development, manufacture, and sale of printed and organic electronics.
Bosch set to expand in Malaysia with new plant in Penang
July 21, 2020The German manufacturing giant has signed a Sales and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with the Penang Development Corporation for land in the Batu Kawan Industrial Park in Penang.
LeddarTech acquires VayaVision
July 07, 2020LeddarTech has acquired sensor fusion and perception software company VayaVision.
Jenoptik is looking to accelerate growth with acquisition of TRIOPTICSLoad more news
July 03, 2020Jenoptik is acquiring 100% of the shares in TRIOPTICS GmbH, a supplier of test equipment and manufacturing systems for optical components and sensors.