SAN JOSE, Calif. - The Motley Fool has listed its best and worst fab tool stocks of 2010.
The best performing stocks in order are GT Solar International, Entegris, Ultratech, Novellus System, MKS Instruments, Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Lam Research, Cabot Microelectronics, Teradyne and Veeco Instruments.
The worst performing stocks in order are FormFactor, MEMC Electronic Materials, Advanced Energy Industries, Tessera Technologies, Verigy, Applied Materials, Rubicon Technology, Amkor Technology, Varian Semiconductor Equipment and Brooks Automation.
Blog Doing Math in FPGAs Tom Burke 23 comments For a recent project, I explored doing "real" (that is, non-integer) math on a Spartan 3 FPGA. FPGAs, by their nature, do integer math. That is, there's no floating-point ...