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Leti’s Autonomous-Vehicle System Embedded in Infineon’s AURIX Platform: Leti’s Low-Power, Multi-Sensor System that Transforms Distance Data into Clear Information About the Driving Environment Will Be Demonstrated at ITS Meeting in Strasbourg, June 19-22

June 26, 2017 - 7:45am
Leti, a research institute of CEA Tech, today announced that Leti’s embedded sensor fusion solution, SigmaFusion, has been embedded in Infineon Technologies’ AURIXTM TC29x platform. This platform enab...

Alloying materials of different structures offers new tool for controlling properties

June 24, 2017 - 7:45am
New research into the largely unstudied area of heterostructural alloys could lead to greater materials control and in turn better semiconductors, advances in nanotechnology for pharmaceuticals and im...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES®, ON Semiconductor Deliver the Industry’s Lowest Power Bluetooth® Low Energy SoC Family: 55nm LPx RF-enabled platform, with SST’s highly reliable embedded SuperFlash®, provides low power and cost for IoT and “Connected” Health and Wellness

June 24, 2017 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES and ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) today announced the availability of a System-on-Chip (SoC) family of devices, on GF’s 55nm Low Power Extended (55LPx), RF-enabled process technology p...

New prospects for universal memory -- high speed of RAM and the capacity of flash: Thin films created at MIPT could be the basis for future development of ReRAM

June 22, 2017 - 7:45am
Researchers from MIPT's Center of Shared Research Facilities have found a way to control oxygen concentration in tantalum oxide films produced by atomic layer deposition. These thin films could be the...

Smart materials used in ultrasound behave similar to water, Penn chemists report

June 22, 2017 - 7:45am
A team of researchers at the University of Pennsylvania is gaining new insight into the smart materials used in ultrasound technology. While forming the most thorough model to date of how these materi...

Thought Leaders and Experts Join National Graphene Association Advisory Board

June 20, 2017 - 7:45am
The National Graphene Association has announced the initial 35 members of an unrivaled advisory board of thought leaders and experts from commercial and industrial segments, advanced material and tech...

National Space Society and Cornell University's Cislunar Explorers Celebrate The Team's First Place Victory in NASA's Cube Quest Challenge

June 20, 2017 - 7:45am
The National Space Society (NSS) is very pleased to announce that the team it has been actively supporting in NASA's Cube Quest Challenge, Cornell University's Cislunar Explorers has placed first and...

Development of low-dimensional nanomaterials could revolutionize future technologies

June 20, 2017 - 7:45am
Javier Vela, scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, believes improvements in computer processors, TV displays and solar cells will come from scientific advancements in the synth...

New carbon nitride material coupled with ruthenium enhances visible-light CO2 reduction in water

June 20, 2017 - 7:45am
The research group at Tokyo Institute of Technology has found a hybrid photocatalyst exhibits specifically high activity for the reductive conversion reaction of carbon dioxide (CO2) to formic acid un...

In a project funded by the Austrian Science Fund FWF, the physicist Serdar Sarıçiftçi investigates possible uses in electronics of the semiconductor properties of indigo pigment

June 20, 2017 - 7:45am
Silicon still represents the most important material for the production of semiconductor elements such as transistors, diodes or solar cells. For a number of years, however, an interesting alternative...

Changing the color of laser light on the femtosecond time scale: How BiCoO3 achieves second harmonic generation

June 20, 2017 - 7:45am
Using femtosecond visible and terahertz (THz) pulses as external perturbations, scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology and Kyoto University’s Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeM...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Launches 7nm ASIC Platform for Data Center, Machine Learning, and 5G Networks FX-7TM offering leverages the company’s 7nm: FinFET process to deliver best in class IP and Solutions

June 18, 2017 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced the availability of FX-7 TM, an application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) offering built on the company’s 7nm FinFET process technology. FX-7 is an integrated desi...

Leti Announces Two New Tools for Improving Transportation Comfort, Safety and Efficiency: Wearable Device Measures Stress Responses for Travelers, Pilots and Truck Drivers, While Smartphone App Provides Transit Agencies Broad Data on Transport Modes

June 18, 2017 - 7:45am
Leti, a technology research institute of CEA Tech, today announced the world’s first wearable stress-monitoring device that enables customized recommendations for stress-free travel and indicators fo...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES on Track to Deliver Leading-Performance 7nm FinFET Technology: New 7LP technology offers 40 percent performance boost over 14nm FinFET

June 16, 2017 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced the availability of its 7nm Leading-Performance (7LP) FinFET semiconductor technology, delivering a 40 percent generational performance boost to meet the needs of appli...

The Zeiss Global Centre in the School of Engineering at the University of Portsmouth uses Deben µXCT stages to characterise the structural competence of biological structures

June 16, 2017 - 7:45am
Deben, a leading provider of in-situ testing stages together with innovative accessories and components for electron microscopy, reports on how the new Zeiss Global Centre at the University of Portsmo...

Learning with light: New system allows optical “deep learning”: Neural networks could be implemented more quickly using new photonic technology

June 16, 2017 - 7:45am
“Deep Learning” computer systems, based on artificial neural networks that mimic the way the brain learns from an accumulation of examples, have become a hot topic in computer science. In addition to...

Nanomechanics to Host High-Speed Nanoindentation Webinar June 21: Leading nanomechanical technology provider will host educational webinar focused on high-speed nanoindentation and mechanical properties mapping

June 14, 2017 - 7:45am
Nanomechanics Inc., a leading provider of innovative tools designed to enable users to understand, evaluate, and test the mechanical performance of materials at the micro and nano-levels, is set to la...

UNIST researchers engineer transformer-like carbon nanostructure

June 14, 2017 - 7:45am
A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has engineered a new type of carbon nanomaterials, capable of changing shapes and colors depending on the type of solvents used. Such materials have attracted muc...

Tests show no nanotubes released during utilisation of nanoaugmented materials

June 14, 2017 - 7:45am
Recent research on the most novel additive – single wall carbon nanotubes – has demonstrated an impressive result: in contrast to conventional additives, no protruding particles appear and no free-sta...

Mussels add muscle to biocompatible fibers: Rice University chemists develop hydrogel strings using compound found in sea creatures

June 14, 2017 - 7:45am
Rice University chemists can thank the mussel for putting the muscle into their new macroscale scaffold fibers.