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Efficient satellite downlink with a Ka band dual circular polarization transmitter

Jun 24, 20221 min read
Efficient satellite downlink with a Ka band dual circular polarization transmitter

Low earth orbit (LEO) satellites are being increasingly used for environmental monitoring of the earth,…

Ansys and TSMC Collaborate to Deliver Multiphysics Design Methodology for Wireless Chips

Jun 24, 20222 min read
Ansys and TSMC Collaborate to Deliver Multiphysics Design Methodology for Wireless Chips

Ansys collaborated with TSMC on the TSMC N6RF Design Reference Flow for TSMC’s N6 process technology.…

Entegris and CMC Materials Receive China Antitrust Clearance for Pending Acquisition

Jun 24, 20221 min read
Entegris and CMC Materials Receive China Antitrust Clearance for Pending Acquisition

Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENTG) and CMC Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: CCMP) today announced that China’s State…

The Five Biggest MCU Suppliers Accounted for 82% of 2021 Sales

Jun 24, 20223 min read
The Five Biggest MCU Suppliers Accounted for 82% of 2021 Sales

Single-chip microcontrollers for embedded control and computing functions are ubiquitous and continue to be designed…

SPIE Photonics Industry Summit Will Bring Policymakers and Optics and Photonics Industry Leaders Together

Jun 24, 20222 min read
SPIE Photonics Industry Summit Will Bring Policymakers and Optics and Photonics Industry Leaders Together

SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, will host its first-ever Photonics Industry Summit…

Wearable Chemical Sensor Is as Good as Gold

Jun 24, 20224 min read
Wearable Chemical Sensor Is as Good as Gold

Researchers created a special ultrathin sensor, spun from gold, that can be attached directly to…

Week In Review: Manufacturing, Test

Jun 24, 20224 min read
Week In Review: Manufacturing, Test

Notes from the Fabs GlobalFoundries held a first tool-in ceremony at its new Singapore fab,…

Week In Review: Design, Low Power

Jun 24, 202210 min read
Week In Review: Design, Low Power

RISC-V RISC-V International announced four new specification and extension approvals. Efficient Trace for RISC-V defines…

Week In Review: Auto, Security, Pervasive Computing

Jun 24, 20224 min read
Week In Review: Auto, Security, Pervasive Computing

Automotive, mobility The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published a…

Conductive polymer holds promise for the next generation of organic electronics

Jun 23, 20221 min read
Conductive polymer holds promise for the next generation of organic electronics

For decades, field-effect transistors enabled by silicon-based semiconductors have powered the electronics revolution. But in…

Top Suppliers Enjoy Big Gains in Small NOR Flash Market

Jun 23, 20223 min read
Top Suppliers Enjoy Big Gains in Small NOR Flash Market

NOR flash memory represented only 4% of the total flash memory market in 2021, but…

Omdia: Semiconductor Market Plateaus After Five Consecutive Quarters of Record Revenue

Jun 23, 20222 min read
Omdia: Semiconductor Market Plateaus After Five Consecutive Quarters of Record Revenue

The red-hot semiconductor market reached a plateau in the first quarter of 2022 after five…

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