2018-02-18 - Vivek Bakshi

Challenges and Milestones in EUV

EUV lithography faces short-term gains and long-term challenges in resist, actinic inspection, mask and mask pellicles and light sources.

2018-02-09 - Nitin Dahad, EE Times

Chinese Dynex Parent to Set Up R&D Ops in the UK

Dynex and Soil Machine Dynamics parent organization plans to employ up to 200 R&D engineers in Lincoln, England.

2018-02-07 - Alan Patterson

Blog: Earthquakes and Semiconductors

As Taiwan trembles in the wake of a series of earthquakes, Alan Patterson unwaveringly reflects upon the island's chip industry.

2018-02-01 - Bolaji Ojo, editor-in-chief & publisher, EPSNews

Arrow Electronics’s Necessary Evolution in a Perilous Market

Arrow Electronics' evolution may reduce component distribution to a fraction of Arrow's global sales and push the company deeper into…

2018-01-30 - SEMI

SEMI Highlights Critical Need of New Electronics Manufacturing Talent

“If we do not act together quickly, we will choke our own growth”  

2017-08-16 - Furukawa Electric

Furukawa starts stealth dicing tape production

Stealth dicing tape provides uniform expansion of chips without any external stretching, separating the wafers in perfect condition.

2017-07-26 - Imec

Imec develops functional 5nm BEOL solution

Imec is tackling shrinking interconnect challenges, including RC delays, with a full dual-damascene module that incorporates multi-patterning and multi-blocking.

2017-07-19 - Thermo Fisher

Nanoprobing platform enables fast failure analysis

The flexProber system offers precise, repeatable, and stable probe placement on critical level features.

- Thermo Fisher

S/TEM combines hi-res, high-throughput analytics

The Themis S S/TEM includes optics, chemical detection, wide gap pole-piece and unique application software that ensures the platform covers…

2017-07-18 - Thermo Fisher

PFIB system offers 20x faster milling rates

The Helios G4 PFIB system allows engineers to create larger samples for nanoprobing and TEM imaging.

2017-07-11 - RS Components

RS adds 2 Zortrax 3D printers to its portfolio

The printers aim to help engineers quickly produce concept mock-ups, prototype products for functional testing or even low-volume production for…

2017-06-02 - Dylan McGrath

Samsung eyes 4nm with MBCFET by 2020

The company now has a separate foundry operation that plans to roll out its proprietary next-gen device architecture, the multi-bridge…