Probing the Grey Matter

October 26, 2018, anysilicon


A new gold standard for electrical measurement in the emerging in vitro world of three dimensional models. That’s what Swiss medtech 3Brain has established by partnering with CSEM. Its Khíron chip enables fast, accurate intra-tissue measurement and continuous nutrient and oxygen supply through all tissue layers for the first time.

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Advanced Packaging Technologies are key for Semiconductor Innovation

October 25, 2018, anysilicon

Semicondcutor packaging history featured

“2017 was an unprecedented year for semiconductor industry”, comments Santosh Kumar, Director of Packaging, Assembly and Substrates at Yole Korea, part of Yole Développement (Yole). “The market grow by 21.6% year-to-year to reach record of almost US$412 billion”. Under this dynamic context, the advanced packaging industry is playing a key role, offering huge opportunities of

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Sankalp Semiconductor Expands its Design Centre in Hubli

October 22, 2018, anysilicon

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Sankalp Semiconductor, a design service company offering comprehensive digital & mixed signal SoC services and solutions, on 17th Oct inaugurated its design centre in Hubli. Shri Shivendra Gupta, Joint Commissioner of Income Tax, Shri Manish Kasodekar, Assistant Commissioner, Income Tax, and Shri Vivek G Pawar, CEO of Deshpande Foundation inaugurated

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Pure-Play Semiconductor Foundries Sales Per Application 2017-2018

October 18, 2018, anysilicon

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With tremendous growth of smartphones over the past decade, foundry sales to the communications market have soared and are now forecast to account for about 3x more than IC foundry sales to the computer market in 2018, based on IC Insights’ extensive part-two analysis of the integrated circuit foundry business

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Silicon Creations Named TSMC Partner of the Year 2018 for Analog / Mixed-Signal IP

October 17, 2018, anysilicon


Silicon Creations, a leading supplier of high-performance analog and mixed-signal intellectual property (IP), was awarded the 2018 TSMC Open Innovation Platform® (OIP) Partner of the Year Award for Analog / Mixed Signal IP for the second consecutive year at the recent TSMC OIP Symposium.
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Major Pure-Play Foundries Revenue Per Wafer 2017-2018

October 14, 2018, anysilicon

Silicone wafers in a carrier

The average revenue generated from processed wafers among the four biggest pure-play foundries (TSMC, GlobalFoundries, UMC, and SMIC) is expected to be $1,138 in 2018, when expressed in 200mm-equivalent wafers, which is essentially flat from $1,136 in 2017, according to a new analysis by IC Insights (Figure 1).  The average

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