GLOBALFOUNDRIES 22FDX RF Solution Provides the Basis for Next-Gen mmWave Automotive Radar

GLOBALFOUNDRIES 22FDX RF Solution Provides the Basis for Next-Gen mmWave Automotive Radar

Next-generation auto radar technology, based on GF’s 22FDX RF solution, will help make vehicles smarter and roads even safer than today GLOBALFOUNDRIES® (GF®), the global leader in specialty semiconductor manufacturing, and Bosch will partner to develop and manufacture next-generation automotive radar technology. Bosch chose GF as its partner to develop a mmWave automotive radar system-on-chip (SoC) for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems...

Global Semiconductor Packaging Materials Market to Reach $20.8 Billion by 2024, SEMI and TechSearch International Report

Global Semiconductor Packaging Materials Market to Reach $20.8 Billion by 2024, SEMI and TechSearch International Report

The global semiconductor packaging materials market will track chip industry growth to expand from $17.6 billion in revenue logged in 2019 to $20.8 billion in 2024, a 3.4 percent Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR), SEMI and TechSearch International forecast in the Global Semiconductor Packaging Materials Outlook released today. A number of semiconductor industry growth drivers will power the surge including big data, high-performance...

Virtual MSTC 2021 to Showcase Next Wave of Sensorization for Driving Medical and Mobility Advances

Virtual MSTC 2021 to Showcase Next Wave of Sensorization for Driving Medical and Mobility Advances

Leading-edge MEMS and sensors advances for driving the next generation of medical and mobility applications will take center stage at the SEMI MEMS and Sensors Technical Congress (MSTC 2021), April 13-15, as industry visionaries and experts gather to discuss the latest trends and innovations in sensorization. Themed the Next Wave of Sensorization for Solving Our Shared Challenges, the virtual event...

2020 Global Silicon Revenue Remains Stable as Wafer Area Shipments Edge Up Despite COVID-19 Disruption

2020 Global Silicon Revenue Remains Stable as Wafer Area Shipments Edge Up Despite COVID-19 Disruption

Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments in 2020 increased while revenue remained unchanged from 2019 at $11,170 million, the SEMI Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) reported in its year-end analysis of the silicon wafer industry. Silicon shipments totaled 12,407 million square inches (MSI), compared to 11,810 MSI shipped in 2019, a rebound in volume of 5% year over year, recovering close to...

U.S. Department of Defense Partners with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Manufacture Secure Chips at Fab 8 in Upstate New York

U.S. Department of Defense Partners with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Manufacture Secure Chips at Fab 8 in Upstate New York

U.S. Department of Defense Partners with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Manufacture Secure Chips at Fab 8 in Upstate New York GLOBALFOUNDRIES® (GF®), the world’s leading specialty foundry, today announced a strategic partnership with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to provide a secure and reliable supply of semiconductor solutions manufactured at GF’s Fab 8 in Malta, New York — the company’s most...

Applied Materials and Their Contribution in Semiconductor Industry

Applied Materials and Their Contribution in Semiconductor Industry

Applied Materials and Semiconductor Industry  Applied materials is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Applied materials have grown from a small start-up founded 52 years ago is November 10, 1967. It is one of the world’s most admired global companies. It is an American corporation that supplies...

ASML Technology and its Uses in Semiconductor Industry

ASML Technology and its Uses in Semiconductor Industry

ASML Technology and Semiconductor Industry ASML Technology in Semiconductor Industry: ASML is one of the world’s only manufacturers of lithography machines. It uses the extreme ultraviolet light. It is so as to harness the power of extreme ultraviolet light and it brings EUV lithography to the market, ASML had to tackle some of its biggest technical challenges over more than...

Qurv and Infineon Win for Leading MEMS and Image Sensors Innovations at SEMI Technology Showcase

Qurv and Infineon Technologies have won the MEMS & Imaging Sensors Technology Showcase at the Technology Unites Global Summit, SEMI announced today. The Qurv wide-spectrum image sensor was recognized as the best imaging technology and the Infineon Technologies environmental sensor as the leading MEMS technology. The winners were selected from five finalists in each category in a vote by a committee of industry experts. “Image and MEMS sensors...

SEMI and 16 Industry Groups Send Letter to President Biden Urging Support for CHIPS Act Funding and Investment Tax Credit

SEMI and 16 Industry Groups Send Letter to President Biden Urging Support for CHIPS Act Funding and Investment Tax Credit

In a letter sent to President Biden today, SEMI, the industry association serving the global electronics design and manufacturing supply chain, and 16 organizations representing industries including automotive, medical and technology urged the Biden administration to bolster domestic semiconductor manufacturing and research. The letter calls for funding the initiatives authorized in the CHIPS for America Act and the enactment of a federal...

SOI Industry Consortium Joins SEMI as Strategic Association Partner

SOI Industry Consortium Joins SEMI as Strategic Association Partner

SEMI today announced that the SOI Industry Consortium, a leading industry organization representing the complete SOI-based microelectronics value chain, has joined SEMI as a Strategic Association Partner effective January 1, 2021. Under the partnership, the Newton, Mass.-based consortium and its members will advance the electronics industry’s understanding, development, and adoption of SOI-based technologies as a critical pillar for innovation. The SOI...