Applied Materials Inc, a leading US semiconductor equipment supplier, yesterday launched its first combined display manufacturing center and laboratory at Tainan’s Southern Taiwan Science Park (南部科學工業園區).
Investments in time and budget for ethics and compliance training programs often do not align with expectations on program outcomes. Here, we look at ways to increase program effectiveness without adding more budget.
Customers' demand for convenience, complex shipping operations and the need for shippers to manage their transportation spend have increased the number of shippers seeking out third-party logistics providers' expertise, and the 3PL industry is expected to grow.
Tesla has been facing several unionization efforts at the Fremont factory and at Gigafactory 2 in Buffalo. It’s ramping up at the latter as the union is accusing the automaker of breaking labor laws over firings and surveillance. Gigafactory 2 is a 1.2 million-square-foot facility located in Buffalo, New York. Tesla and Panasonic are producing solar cells, …
A team of Fraunhofer researchers has succeeded in significantly enhancing the functionality of GaN power ICs for voltage converters: the researchers at Fraunhofer IAF integrated current and temperature sensors onto a GaN-based semiconductor chip, along with power transistors, freewheeling diodes and gate drivers. This development paves the way for more compact and efficient on-board chargers in electric vehicles.