Semiconductor devices

Light-emitting Diode (LED) Grow Lights Market 2020-2024 | Growth in Indoor Farming to Boost Growth | Technavio

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 12:45am

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • Market estimates include pre- and post-COVID-19 impact on the Light-emitting Diode (LED) Grow Lights Market.
  • Growth in indoor farming has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.
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    Light-emitting Diode (LED) Grow Lights Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Light-emitting Diode (LED) Grow Lights Market is segmented as below:

New SmartMatrix™ 3000XP Probe Card Lowers DRAM Test Costs by More than 25%

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 11:24pm

LIVERMORE, Calif., May 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM), a leading semiconductor test and measurement supplier, today announced the release of the SmartMatrix 3000XP probe card, reaching another high-throughput milestone in DRAM wafer test.

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  • LIVERMORE, Calif., May 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM), a leading semiconductor test and measurement supplier, today announced the release of the SmartMatrix 3000XP probe card, reaching another high-throughput milestone in DRAM wafer test.
  • The new SmartMatrix 3000XP probe card allows DRAM manufacturers to test 3000 die or more in a single touchdown leveraging FormFactors proprietary Tester Resource Enhancement (ATRE) and MEMS probe technologies.
  • As a result, full-wafer DRAM probe cards that simultaneously test every die on the wafer must keep pace.
  • The SmartMatrix probe card, with its scalable MEMS probe technology, helps accelerate our customers yield and performance knowledge while meeting their aggressive die shrink roadmap.

Linear Systems Launches Improved Standard Product® 3N163 Family

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 4:30pm

FREMONT, Calif., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Linear Systems announces the launch of its lower-noise, Improved Standard Product 3N163 small-signal MOSFET for ultra-sensitive gas detection and other sensor applications.

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  • FREMONT, Calif., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Linear Systems announces the launch of its lower-noise, Improved Standard Product 3N163 small-signal MOSFET for ultra-sensitive gas detection and other sensor applications.
  • The Linear Systems 3N163 has since proven to be highly versatile and capable sensor amplifier for applications ranging from piezoelectric accelerometers to radiation detectors.
  • "Our Improved Standard Product 3N163 provides world-class capability at a relatively low price."
  • Linear Systems provides electrical selections of the 3N163 for threshold voltage and other parameters.

Kyoto Semiconductor Announces a Photodiode in the Industry’s Smallest Class, with a Broad Range of Sensitivity Wavelengths, from 400 to 1,700 nm

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 6:00am

Compared to earlier products from Kyoto Semiconductor, the volume ratio has been reduced to 1/8.

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  • Compared to earlier products from Kyoto Semiconductor, the volume ratio has been reduced to 1/8.
  • Kyoto Semiconductor was established in 1980 in Kyoto as a dedicated manufacturer of optical semiconductors.
  • They are manufactured end-to-end, including pre- and post-processing, and together with Kyoto Semiconductors unique packaging technology, at our location in Japan and made available to customers around the world.
  • Kyoto Semiconductor leads the industry with world-standard technologies for optical device solutions based on Japanese quality and attention to production detail.

Asia Pacific IGBT and Thyristor Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By IGBT Packaging Type ; IGBT Power Rating ; IGBT Application ; Thyristor Application

Monday, May 25, 2020 - 10:19pm

Aging power transmission infrastructure, coupled with significant investments in renewable energy generation is likely to boost the market.

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  • Aging power transmission infrastructure, coupled with significant investments in renewable energy generation is likely to boost the market.
  • Also, high acceptance of EVs and HEVs in these regions, are expected to bolster the growth of the market.
  • For instance, China adopted HVDC systems for its high population that needs a substantial power supply which is also boosting the IGBT and thyristor market.
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Europe IGBT and Thyristor Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By IGBT Packaging Type ; IGBT Power Rating ; IGBT Application ; Thyristor Application

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 12:10am

Various major companies are looking forward to investing in startups, which can eventually help them co-create products in the future which is likely to drive the IGBT and thyristor market.

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  • Various major companies are looking forward to investing in startups, which can eventually help them co-create products in the future which is likely to drive the IGBT and thyristor market.
  • Based on packaging type, the European IGBT and thyristor market was led by the module segment in 2018 with a decent share and is expected to continue its dominance during the forecast period.
  • Low surge and low switching loss, high-speed switching, and reduced temperature dependence are the advantages provided by the IGBT module.
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Vishay Intertechnology Declares Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 9:15pm

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company listed on the NYSE ( VSH ), is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors, and capacitors).

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  • Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1000 Company listed on the NYSE ( VSH ), is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors, and capacitors).
  • Vishays product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader.
  • Vishay can be found on the Internet at http://www.vishay.com .
  • We undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Development of the Global Semiconductor Foundry Industry, 2018-2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 3:47pm

The "Development of the Global Semiconductor Foundry Industry, 2018-2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Development of the Global Semiconductor Foundry Industry, 2018-2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • With increasing competition in advanced processes and economics of scale, the global wafer foundry industry has been concentrated further over the years with the top 5 foundries accounting for over 83% of the total production in 2018.
  • The production value of the global wafer foundry industry amounted to US$67.1 billion in 2018, up 7.9% compared to 2017.
  • Development of the global foundry industry, touching on the aggregated production value during the period 2015-2019 and includes global foundry production value rankings and major development trends
    Development of major semiconductor IC manufacturers: TSMC, Samsung, GlobalFoundries, UMC, and SMIC
    Development of the Taiwanese foundry industry, touching on the aggregated production value during the period 2016-2019 and breakdowns by process technology

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Releases New 1200V αSiC MOSFETs

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 1:00pm

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOS) (Nasdaq: AOSL) a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors and power ICs, today announced the release of the new 1200V silicon carbide (SiC) SiC MOSFET technology platform.

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  • Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOS) (Nasdaq: AOSL) a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors and power ICs, today announced the release of the new 1200V silicon carbide (SiC) SiC MOSFET technology platform.
  • The first product release for this new platform is the AOK065V120X2 , a 1200V 65m SiC MOSFET available in a TO-247-3L package.
  • After years of development work, we are excited to add this new next-generation SiC MOSFET technology to Alpha and Omegas existing class-leading Si MOSFET and IGBT portfolio.
  • Adding to our previously released 650V GaN platform, the SiC devices further expand our positioning for the projected multi-billion dollar wide bandgap power semiconductor market.

Ichor Announces Upcoming Investor Webcasts

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ICHR), a leader in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of critical fluid delivery subsystems for semiconductor capital equipment, today announced webcasts for upcoming virtual investor conferences:

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  • Ichor Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ICHR), a leader in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of critical fluid delivery subsystems for semiconductor capital equipment, today announced webcasts for upcoming virtual investor conferences:
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020Cowen Virtual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 11:45 a.m. PDT
    Tuesday, June 9, 2020Stifel Virtual Cross Sector Insight Conference at 9:40 a.m. PDT
    The live and archived webcasts will be available on the investor relations page of Ichors website at ir.ichorsystems.com.
  • We are a leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of critical fluid delivery subsystems and components for semiconductor capital equipment.
  • Our product offerings include gas and chemical delivery subsystems, collectively known as fluid delivery subsystems, which are key elements of the process tools used in the manufacturing of semiconductor devices.
  • Our gas delivery subsystems deliver, monitor and control precise quantities of the specialized gases used in semiconductor manufacturing processes such as etch and deposition.