Latch-Based RAMs and the Hidden Capacitor
Blog 12/31/2016 1 comment
Is there a place for a volatile DRAM replacement? While the VLT as a DRAM replacement might be attractive, any success hinges on effective and innovative solutions to some major problems.
IoT: A New Twist on an Old Idea
Blog 12/27/2016 3 comments
I have learned not to dismiss technology reincarnations with an “I’ve seen this one before” wave of the hand. Oftentimes, old ideas reappear in new guises because of the emergence of new enabling technologies.
High-Speed Fiber Optics Connect Smart Factories
Blog 12/21/2016 1 comment
As M2M and IoT shape business and operations strategies, influence product design and compel companies to re-examine how suppler and customer data is collected and used, a question begs: How will companies pool together all their internal factory.
Cook, Light, and Drive With RF Energy
Blog 12/20/2016 5 comments
RF energy, through the use of high-power solid-state amplifiers and feedback, could change the way we cook, light our homes, and power our vehicles. These applications are still in their infancy, but there's real potential.
Looking Ahead to 2017
Capitol Connection 12/19/2016 1 comment
With 2016 winding down, SIA is focused on working with the incoming Administration and Congress to continue advancing semiconductor industry priorities in the year ahead.
Manifesto: Why We Do Research
Blog 12/16/2016 3 comments
Core of CEA Leti CEO Marie-Noëlle Semeria’s keynote speech at IEDM was her convictions about why we do research. She presented a “manifesto” for scientists, researchers and engineers, laying out their moral and ethical obligations of engineering.