Dow Corning pushing into photonic materials market
News & Analysis 9/15/2005 Post a comment
Dow Corning plans to extend its materials, technology and services to the $65 billion market for optoelectronics by bringing its photonics solutions business development program under the wider umbrella of the company's mainstream Electronics business.
Mature Design Tools Move MEMS into the Mainstream
News & Analysis 9/1/2005 Post a comment
Because MEMS structures can deliver new features and capabilities in high-volume consumer products, electronics engineers are increasingly being confronted with a new opportunity and challenge: Designing their own MEMS. Learning the intricacies of MEMS design has, in the past, presented a major obstacle to design teams. That is quickly changingbut, explains Jack Shandle, there are still a few pitfalls that must be avoided.