Partially funded by DARPA, Tower Semiconductor is creating a new foundry process for integrated-laser-on-silicon photonics.
January 12, 2021 by Luke James
The U.S. government has made big pushes for domestic chip manufacturing in 2020. What does this trajectory look like for 2021?
December 30, 2020 by Luke James
Nanowires are seeing drastic advances in academia, emphasizing the promise that they offer the optoelectronics industry.
December 30, 2020 by Jake Hertz
This Featured Product Spotlight is part of a video series exploring the specifications, applications, and market context of new products.
December 30, 2020 by Mouser Electronics
December 28, 2020 by Mouser Electronics
This New Product Brief (NPB) is part of a video series highlighting the features, applications, and technical specs of newly-released products.
December 23, 2020 by Mouser Electronics
TSMC has been formally recognized by the IEEE with the 2021 IEEE Corporate Innovation Award. The 7nm node is just the beginning of TSMC's plans, though.
December 17, 2020 by Luke James
This week, Belgian-company Imec introduced a prototype of a new SWIR sensor offering record small pixel pitch. How is this announcement representative of SWIR's growing place in machine learning?
December 16, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Updates to the IEEE 1588 standard protocol map out a low-cost method for synchronizing distributed clocks.
December 12, 2020 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
This episode of Tech Specs is part of a video series highlighting the features, applications, and technical specs of newly-released products.
December 10, 2020 by TTI, Inc
Once again, researchers have turned to natural phenomena to drive advances in electronics—this time, in hydrogen sensors.
December 07, 2020 by Luke James
VCSEL usually requires an external MOSFET driver, which causes parasitic impedances. Now, ROHM has announced new R&D that puts VCSEL and MOSFET elements on the same chip.
December 05, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Design teams, especially in the power sector, may be increasingly asked to benchmark performance with Figures of Merit. What is this standard and how might it be evolving alongside component innovation?
December 04, 2020 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
In this Industry Tech Days Keynote, Dave speaks with Dev Singh, the Head of Autonomous Robotics, Drones and Intelligent Machines at Qualcomm about the future of autonomous robotics.
December 03, 2020 by Dave Finch
Chipmetrics Oy, a Finnish company, has begun to commercialize a test chip for analyzing thin-film structures in 3D chips.
December 01, 2020 by Jake Hertz
U.S. Department of Defense-backed secure fab SkyWater is set to adopt Multibeam’s Multicolumn Electron-Beam Lithography system in its 45 nm process.
November 28, 2020 by Luke James
November 27, 2020 by Mouser Electronics
New research has unveiled that it’s possible to switch states of magnetism between ON and OFF in a new class of easy-to-fabricate materials containing nitrogen.
November 26, 2020 by Luke James
While Ethernet switches were once solely associated with IT applications, today they are staples in industries from military to rail communications.
November 25, 2020 by Luke James
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