The Week in Review: March 7, 2014
The Semiconductor Industry Association this week presented its University Research Award – in consultation with Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) – to University of Minnesota professor Sachin Sapatnekar in recognition of his outstanding contributions to semiconductor research.
The release this week of the SEMI World Fab Forecast update reveals a 20 to 30 percent projected increase in semiconductor fab equipment spending in 2014.
Researchers from the University of Surrey worked together with scientists from Philips to further develop the â€˜Source-Gated-Transistorâ€™ – a simple circuit component invented jointly by the teams.
Global failure analysis equipment market was valued at USD 4.08 billion in 2012, growing at a CAGR of 8.8% from 2013 to 2019.
Semiconductor industry revenues reported by the World Semiconductor Trade Statistics reached a record high in 2013 with global revenues totaling over $305 million.