Tower, CMT team for flat panel X-ray detectors
News & Analysis 12/19/2007 Post a comment
Pure-play foundry Tower Semiconductor, Ltd. (Migdal Haemek, Israel), and CMT Medical Technologies Ltd. (Yoqneam, Israel), a provider of advanced X-ray imaging systems for medical diagnosis, are partnering to develop X-ray detectors for medical applications.
Group focuses on camera phone image quality
News & Analysis 12/18/2007 Post a comment
The 22-member consortium looking to improve the image quality of camera phones is moving into the second phase of its efforts to develop repeatable, robust, test methods for evaluating the metrics associated with image quality -- both subjective and objective.
Outlook is bright for car LEDs
News & Analysis 12/14/2007 Post a comment
Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) will take a more prominent role as an alternative to incandescent light bulbs and halogen and xenon lamps in automotive electronics, according to a new report from IMS Research.
Sensors group raises $37 million in Round B
News & Analysis 12/11/2007 Post a comment
Fabless semiconductor group SensorDynamics (Graz, Austria), which focuses on micro and wireless sensor products for automotive and industrial applications, has raised Euros 25 million ($ 37 million) in a Series B funding round.