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Advanced Thin-film Technique for a Long-lasting Medication

Medicine

Advanced Thin-film Technique for a Long-lasting Medication

Nanoscale, biodegradable drug-delivery method could provide a year or more of steady doses, siginifcantly improving the treatment of patients suffering from chronic pain. lesen...

Nanoscale Graphene Platelets – a New Class of Nanomaterials

Graphene

Nanoscale Graphene Platelets – a New Class of Nanomaterials

Graphene is making the transition from research journals to commercial applications. This article discusses a new class of nano-material and their commercialization in wide ranging applications. lesen...

Nano Piano's Lullaby Could Mean a Storage Breakthrough

Memories

Nano Piano's Lullaby Could Mean a Storage Breakthrough

Researchers have revealed the first recording of optically encoded audio onto a non-magnetic plasmonic nanostructure, opening the door to multiple uses. lesen...

Hybrid Nanowires eyed for Computers and flexible Displays

Displays

Hybrid Nanowires eyed for Computers and flexible Displays

A new process for coating copper nanowires with graphene - an ultrathin layer of carbon – lowers resistance and heating, suggesting potential applications in computer chips and flexible displays. lesen...

Silicon Photonics for a High Bandwidth Future

Semiconductor Technology

Silicon Photonics for a High Bandwidth Future

Researchers at IBM attach silicon photonic chips directly onto a processor package promising a faster, cheaper and lower energy future for computing systems, including cloud data centers. lesen...

Beyond Silicon: New Semiconductor Moves Spintronics toward Reality

Semiconductor Technology

Beyond Silicon: New Semiconductor Moves Spintronics toward Reality

A new semiconductor compound is bringing fresh momentum to the field of spintronics, an emerging breed of computing device that may lead to smaller, faster, less power-hungry electronics. lesen...

The Power of Nanoelectronics – from Connecting to Improving Lives

Semiconductors

The Power of Nanoelectronics – from Connecting to Improving Lives

The semiconductor industry is heading for a bright future. The advantages of scaling, miniaturization and integration can drive innovation and growth beyond its traditional markets. The internet of things, the internet of healthy things and the internet of power are driving the continuous growth of the semiconductor industry if the right ecosystems dynamics are brought into place. lesen...

Caltech Scientists Develop Cool Process to Make Better Graphene

Caltech Scientists Develop Cool Process to Make Better Graphene

A new technique to produce graphene at room temperature could help pave the way for commercially feasible graphene-based solar cells and light-emitting diodes, large-panel displays, and flexible electronics. lesen...

Inkjet-printing and the Production of Flexible OLED Displays

Displays

Inkjet-printing and the Production of Flexible OLED Displays

Flexible smartphones and color-saturated television displays were some of the highlights at the last Consumer Electronics Showcase, held in Las Vegas. lesen...

Two New Dimensions in Embedded Systems Development

Embedded Software

Two New Dimensions in Embedded Systems Development

Vector Software integrates Lauterbach's TRACE32 suite of development tools and provides practically unlimited volumes of test data from RAM constrained embedded systems. lesen...

Enabling GaN Power Devices

GaN-on-Si and GaN-on-SiC epi-wafers

Enabling GaN Power Devices

EpiGaN develops III/V materials and demonstrates Gallium Nitride on Silicon epi-wafers that meet industrial specifications for HEMT devices at 650 V. lesen...

Production Process for High-Volume GaN-on-Silicon Devices on 200mm Wafers

Manufacturing

Production Process for High-Volume GaN-on-Silicon Devices on 200mm Wafers

X-FAB Silicon Foundries and Exagan have entered into a joint development agreement to industrialize Exagan’s GaN-on-silicon technology and begin producing high-speed power switching devices on 200mm wafers. lesen...

Smart Grid and International Art

Expo 2015

Smart Grid and International Art

Enel is responsible for distributing electricity at the Expo Milano 2015. The company decided together with its strategic partner Siemens to present the most advanced technology for supplying cities with electricity: a smart grid. lesen...

Innovation Award is shared among two projects

SEMIKRON Innovation Award & SEMIKRON Young Engineer Award

Innovation Award is shared among two projects

SEMIKRON Foundation and ECPE honour Mr. Otto Kreutzer and Mr. Alexander Wirth just as Mr. Mickey Madsen with the Innovation Award 2015 and Mr. Marco Denk for his work with the Young Engineer Award. lesen...

Industry's First 80-V Half-Bridge GaN FET Module

Power Electronics

Industry's First 80-V Half-Bridge GaN FET Module

Texas Instruments introduced the industry's first 80-V, 10-A integrated gallium nitride (GaN) field-effect transistor (FET) power-stage prototype, which consists of a high-frequency driver and two GaN FETs in a half-bridge configuration. lesen...

Digital Signal Controllers Feature Higher Performance

Digital Power Applications

Digital Signal Controllers Feature Higher Performance

Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) delivers the performance needed to implement more sophisticated non-linear, predictive and adaptive control algorithms at higher switching frequencies. lesen...

Festo Demonstrates BionicOpter Dragonfly Robot

Bionic Learning Network

Festo Demonstrates BionicOpter Dragonfly Robot

BionicOpter flies at the Press Preview of ACHEMA, world forum and 31. leading show for the process industries in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). With the ultralight flying object, Festo shows how principles from nature can be applied in automation technology. lesen...

A Method to Clean the Ocean from Plastic

Ocean Cleanup

A Method to Clean the Ocean from Plastic

The Ocean Cleanup, founded by Boyan Slat who invented a method aimed at cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, announced its next major project: the Mega Expedition, in which up to 50 vessels will collect plastic measurements in three weeks. lesen...

Semtech Adds Smart Metering Protocol

Internet of Things

Semtech Adds Smart Metering Protocol

Semtech Corporation, a supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, announced the release of a complete Wireless M-Bus (WMBus) and WMBus over its LoRa™ RF software stack. lesen...

A New Breed of Intelligent Switching

Network Switch for SDN

A New Breed of Intelligent Switching

To help enterprises, network operators and their OEM suppliers fully leverage the advantages of the increasingly virtualized networks, Freescale Semiconductor introduced an innovative network services switching platform for the software-defined networking (SDN) era. lesen...

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Inkjet-printing and the Production of Flexible OLED Displays

Displays

Inkjet-printing and the Production of Flexible OLED Displays

09.06.15 - Flexible smartphones and color-saturated television displays were some of the highlights at the last Consumer Electronics Showcase, held in Las Vegas. lesen...

A Method to Clean the Ocean from Plastic

Ocean Cleanup

A Method to Clean the Ocean from Plastic

11.05.15 - The Ocean Cleanup, founded by Boyan Slat who invented a method aimed at cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, announced its next major project: the Mega Expedition, in which up to 50 vessels will collect plastic measurements in three weeks. lesen...

Uncovering the Secrets of Super Solar Power Perovskites

Photovoltaics

Uncovering the Secrets of Super Solar Power Perovskites

10.06.15 - Hybrid perovskite solar cells have attained power conversion efficiencies that took decades to achieve with the conventional materials used to generate electricity from sunlight. lesen...

Nano Piano's Lullaby Could Mean a Storage Breakthrough

Memories

Nano Piano's Lullaby Could Mean a Storage Breakthrough

10.06.15 - Researchers have revealed the first recording of optically encoded audio onto a non-magnetic plasmonic nanostructure, opening the door to multiple uses. lesen...

Silicon Photonics for a High Bandwidth Future

Semiconductor Technology

Silicon Photonics for a High Bandwidth Future

09.06.15 - Researchers at IBM attach silicon photonic chips directly onto a processor package promising a faster, cheaper and lower energy future for computing systems, including cloud data centers. lesen...

Entanglement on a Chip: A Secure Communications Breakthrough

Communications

Entanglement on a Chip: A Secure Communications Breakthrough

10.06.15 - Unlike Bilbo’s magic ring, which entangles human hearts, engineers have created a new micro-ring that entangles individual particles of light, an important first step in a whole host of new technologies. lesen...

Sentinel-2 Delivers First Images

Observing Earth for a Safer Planet

Sentinel-2 Delivers First Images

01.07.15 - Europe’s Sentinel-2A satellite delivered its first images of Earth, offering a glimpse of the ‘colour vision’ that it will provide for the Copernicus environmental monitoring programme. lesen...

Beyond Silicon: New Semiconductor Moves Spintronics toward Reality

Semiconductor Technology

Beyond Silicon: New Semiconductor Moves Spintronics toward Reality

09.06.15 - A new semiconductor compound is bringing fresh momentum to the field of spintronics, an emerging breed of computing device that may lead to smaller, faster, less power-hungry electronics. lesen...

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