2016-12-07 - University of New South Wales

Perovskite solar cell breaks 12.1% efficiency record

The 12.1% rating was for a 16cm2 perovskite solar cell, the largest single perovskite PV cell certified with the highest…

2016-12-06 - None

SoftBank may top its $10B investment pledge to India

The Japanese group sees India as a "huge opportunity" due to its English-speaking population.

2016-12-05 - Analog Devices

Analog Devices, CEPRI target reliable smart substations

The ADI-CEPRI team will engage in join laboratory and field research to develop technologies that will enable resilient and flexible…

2016-12-01 - None

Toshiba process cuts RDS(ON) for MOSFET lineup

Toshiba has used its U-MOS IX-H series trench process to deliver efficiency across a wide range of load conditions by…

2016-11-25 - Advance Riko

System calculates TEMs conversion efficiency

The F-PEM Evaluation System is designed to operate in harsher environments where thermoelectric modules are actually deployed.

2016-11-22 - Natcore Technology

Structural change ups solar cell efficiency to 19.4%

Reducing resistance from laser-formed contacts and damage from laser process has helped increase efficiency.

2016-11-11 - Nick Flaherty

Preh taps Qualcomm for wireless EV charging

Preh will use Qualcomm's Halo technology to develop new products, focusing on commercialising wireless charging for PHEV and EV manufacturers.

2016-11-03 - Rick Merritt

Chip study group reviews US semicon competitiveness

The SIA has long lobbied to lower U.S. statutory tax rates which at 35% are higher than rates of competing…

2016-10-21 - Nanyang Technological University

Singapore all aboard to test self-driving buses

The goal is to outfit existing buses with intelligent sensors and develop a self-driving system that can navigate road traffic…

2016-09-14 - Julien Happich

SnIP: One-dimensional equivalent of carbon nanotubes?

Through appropriate doping, the researchers expect the novel material to lend itself to many applications in the electronic industry.

2016-09-04 - Linear Technology

18V prioritiser reduces operating current to 3.6µA

With up to 18V operating capability, the LTC4420 accommodates a wide range of power sources.

2016-08-31 - Toshiba

Photocouplers for high-speed comm reach up to 50Mbit/s

Toshiba claims the photocouplers can assure a propagation delay time of 20ns (max), pulse width distortion of 8ns (max) and…