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ELITER Packaging Machinery
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Indium Corporation Expert to Present at iMAPS SiP Conference
Indium Corporation
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Will Competition Attract More Talent For IC Companies?
Google is hiring a chip packaging technologist. General Motors is seeking a wafer fabrication procurement specialist. Facebook Reality Labs wants a materials researcher with experience in photolithography and nanoimprint techniques. Recent job postings by tech and automotive giants are enough to worry any chip company executive struggling to attract talent. But what may seem ...
Semiconductor Engineering
The Value of Small M&A Deals for Chipmakers
The semiconductor industry has been hit by a "perfect storm" — an ecosystem shocked by skyrocketing chip demand and supply chain issues all at once. Leaders in the ...
EE Times
The New Technology Solutions for Advanced SiP Devices
This white paper will discuss technologies that are currently being applied to System in Package (SiP) and forecast what to expect in the future.
Technical Paper
Tech war: is the 'chiplet' a short cut for China to address its semiconductor self-sufficiency or a wrong turn?
Amid no letup in US-China tech tensions, many industry professionals are pinning their hopes on the concept of a chiplet as a replacement for standard chips to help the ...
South China Morning Post
Micron to install cutting-edge tech in Taichung fab
US DRAM maker Micron Technology Inc is set to install the industry's most cutting-edge technology — extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography equipment — in its facility in ...
Taipei Times
S. Korean NAND flash suppliers account for more than half of global market in Q1
Samsung Electronics Co. and SK hynix Inc. took up more than half of the global NAND flash memory chip market in the first quarter, a report showed, up by more than 8% ...
Yonhap News Agency
Samsung's huge investment plan seen unlikely to unseat TSMC
A plan by Samsung Group to invest US$356 billion in core technologies such as semiconductors is unlikely to displace Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) ...
Focus Taiwan
How To Optimize A Processor
Optimizing any system is a multi-layered problem, but when it involves a processor there are at least three levels to consider. Architects must be capable of thinking ...
Semiconductor Engineering
Is AI Improving A Broken Process?
Verification is fundamentally comparing two models, each derived independently, to find out if there are any different behaviors expressed between the two models. ...
Semiconductor Engineering
Repositioning For A Changing IC Market
Sailesh Chittipeddi, executive vice president at Renesas, sat down with Semiconductor Engineering to talk about how changes in end markets are shifting demand ...
Semiconductor Engineering
NXP soon to roll out new-gen 5nm automotive processor
Kurt Sievers, president and CEO of NXP Semiconductors, said during his keynote at Computex 2022 that the company is about to complete the development of its new ...
UMC makes progress in new fab establishment
Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) is making progress in the establishment of new 12-inch fabs at its manufacturing sites in southern Taiwan and Singapore, ...
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Who was the first president inaugurated in Washington, D.C.?
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