The research scientists of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE will in future be working in close co-operation with the scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT. The new Fraunhofer Centre for Sustainable Energy Systems is located in the immediate vicinity of the MIT campus
India Semiconductor Association and IDC (India) report on the Indian semiconductor and embedded design service industry (2007-2010). Maps the market for VLSI, hardware/board design and embedded software
EU New Member States (NMS) push for integration into European Micro Nano Research (MNR). The EC funded MINOS-EURONET project has combined a series of methods to showcase Micro Nano Technology (MNT) R&D capabilities from NMS for a better integration of their research activities into the European Research Area (ERA)
Engineers demonstrate first room temperature electrically pumped semiconductor laser source of T-rays. Breakthrough could greatly enhance applications ranging from security screening to chemical sensing
The investment groups Ambient Sound Investments (ASI) and Seed Fund Vera make an equity investment in Senseg, a Finnish company developing a breakthrough touch interface technology. The sum of the investment remains undisclosed.