2021-07-05 - Thailand Board of Investment

Thailand BOI Approves Enhanced Incentives to Promote R&D, Attract Semiconductor Manufacturing

The Thailand BOI also approved enhanced incentives to attract investments in the growing semiconductor, digital and packaging industries.

2021-07-01 - QuEST Global

QuEST Strengthens Semiconductor Business with Synapse Design Acquisition

This addition will enhance QuEST's capability in providing design, consulting services, and software development for the semiconductor industry.

2021-07-01 - Anne-Françoise Pelé

Silicon 100: Startups Worth Watching in 2021

Roughly one-third of the companies in the Silicon 100 Class of 2021 are new to the list. Who made the…

2021-06-30 - Semiconductor Research Corp.

MediaTek Joins SRC Research Consortium

MediaTek joins eight of the top 10 semiconductor companies as members of the SRC Research Consortium.

2021-06-30 - IC Insights

IC Insights: Global IC Market to Top $500B in 2021

Strong demand across the entire IC market this year is projected to lift sales for the total IC market by…

2021-06-28 - Alan Patterson

Diamond Could Take Chips Beyond Moore’s Law Era

Akhan CEO Adam Khan is looking at diamond as a semiconductor material that may someday replace silicon.

2021-06-23 - Applied Materials Inc.

Applied Materials’ Chip Wiring Breakthrough Enables Scaling to 3nm and Beyond

Applied Materials' Integrated Materials Solution combines seven different process technologies in one system under high vacuum.

2021-06-23 - SEMI

SEMI: New Semiconductor Fabs to Spur Surge in Equipment Spending

Equipment spending for the 29 fabs is expected to surpass $140 billion over the next few years. 

2021-06-23 - GlobalFoundries

GlobalFoundries Building New Fab in Singapore

When complete, GF will add capacity for 450,000 wafers per year, bringing its Singapore campus up to approximately 1.5 million…

2021-06-22 - Synopsys Inc.

Synopsys to Acquire BISTel Semiconductor and FPD Units

Synopsys has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the semiconductor and flat panel display (FPD) solutions from BISTel.

2021-06-22 - John Tingay

Charting Graphene’s Progress

This article looks at what graphene's implications could be, both in the short term and much further ahead, in the…

2021-06-17 - James J. Coleman

Strained Semiconductor Layers Shift the Paradigm

A look at semiconductor layers, multiple epitaxial layers of different materials, lattice-matched layers, solid layers, and best practices for semiconductor…