2019-03-04 - Rick Merritt

SPIE Conference Predicts Bumpy Chip Roadmap

The semiconductor roadmap could extend a decade to a 1-nm node or it could falter before the 3-nm node for…

2019-03-01 - Akila Dishan De Zoysa

Sri Lanka, An Emerging Electrical and Electronics Sector

The Electrical and Electronics Industry in Sri Lanka has grown over the past 40 years into a key industrial manufacturing…

2019-02-27 - Junko Yoshida

U.S.-China Crisis: Repercussions for Chip Industry

As China-U.S. relations appear to deteriorate, we asked Ernst how his views on China have changed in recent years.

2019-02-19 - Matthew Burgess

TSMC loses US$550 Million Due to Bad Photoresist

TSMC has been forced to update their first quarter guidance following the assessment of all the wafers affected by what…

2019-02-15 - Dylan McGrath

China’s Chip Fab Capacity Catching North America

China, which is currently locked in a trade war with the U.S., has stated that it would pump more than…

2019-02-14 - Matthew Burgess

Wafer Demand Bullish for 2019

Despite a decline in spending for leading-edge devices, the latest Semi Global 200mm Fab Outlook prepares for growing demand.

2019-02-13 - Dylan McGrath

Trump Prioritises Artificial Intelligence

U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing U.S. federal agencies to prioritize investments in artificial intelligence R&D.

2019-02-11 - Dylan McGrath

China IC Production to Grow at 15% CAGR through 2023

IC production in China is projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 15% between 2018 and 2023,…

2019-02-01 - Dylan McGrath

Intel Names Interim CEO Swan Permanent

Bob Swan takes the helm on a permanent basis after seven months in an interim role, becoming Intel's seventh CEO...

2019-01-31 - Dongguk University

Copper Iodide Enables p-Type Semiconductor Processes

Korean researchers have found a way to create printed p-channel thin-film transistors by using the abundantly available and environmentally-friendly copper(I)…