The Institute for System Level Integration (iSLI), was pleased to host its 3rd Annual Influencers Dinner for prominent representatives from the UK microelectronics industry, academia and government bodies.
Amid $100 per-barrel oil, rising instability in petroleum producing regions and mounting concerns over the environmental impact of fossil fuels, renewable energy, particularly solar, has emerged as a critical technology of the 21st century.
The India Semiconductor Association (ISA) has released 'A study on the status of semiconductor related research in Indian universities'. The study by Evalueserve addresses the state of semiconductor-related research in top Indian technical universities. It is supported by Intel Education along with the ministry of communication and information technology (MCIT).;;
Participants at the recent Institute of Physics’ (IOP) Condensed Matter and Materials Physics conference held at the University of London discussed the likely end of silicon and the potential replacements, suggesting the start of the demise may be as close as four years away.
In a move to speed up the adoption of more advanced semiconductor manufacturing processes, the Chinese government has introduced a new tax incentive program for sub 25 nanometre (nm) process semiconductor production in the region.