ASML Ramps Up EUV Scanners Production: 35 in 2020, Up to 50 in 2021

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

ASML Ramps Up EUV Scanners Production: 35 in 2020, Up to 50 in 2021 ASML shipped 26 extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL) step-and-scan systems to its customers last year, and the company plans to increase shipments to around 35 in 2020. And the ramp-up won't stop...

TSMC Boosts CapEx by $1 Billion, Expects 5N Node to Be Major Success

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

TSMC Boosts CapEx by $1 Billion, Expects 5N Node to Be Major Success TSMC is on track to begin high-volume production of chips using its 5 nm technology in the coming months, the company said in its conference call last week. While so far the...

Japan Partly Removes Restrictions on Photoresists Exports to South Korea

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Japan Partly Removes Restrictions on Photoresists Exports to South Korea Marking a thawing of relations between the Japanese and South Korean governments, the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) has partially removed export restrictions on photoresists to South Korea. As a result, Japanese companies...

Intel Hires Fab Veteran, Former GlobalFoundries CTO Dr. Gary Patton

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Intel Hires Fab Veteran, Former GlobalFoundries CTO Dr. Gary Patton Intel has hired Dr. Gary Patton, the former CTO at GlobalFoundries and an ex-head of IBM Microelectronics business. Dr Patton was leading Global Foundries leading edge processes before that project was cancelled. At Intel, Dr....

Panasonic to Sell Semiconductor Business to Nuvoton

Friday, November 29th, 2019 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Panasonic to Sell Semiconductor Business to Nuvoton Panasonic has announced plans to almost completely withdraw from semiconductor business and sell all of its related assets to Taiwan-based Nuvoton Technology, a wholly owned subsidiary of Winbond Electronics. Under the terms of the deal, Nuvoton will get...

SMIC Begins Volume Production of 14 nm FinFET Chips: China’s First FinFET Line

Thursday, November 14th, 2019 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

SMIC Begins Volume Production of 14 nm FinFET Chips: China’s First FinFET Line SMIC has started volume production of chips using its 14 nm FinFET manufacturing technology. The largest contract maker of semiconductors in China is the first company in the country to join the...

GlobalFoundries and SiFive to Design HBM2E Implementation on 12LP/12LP+

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

GlobalFoundries and SiFive to Design HBM2E Implementation on 12LP/12LP+ GlobalFoundries and SiFive announced on Tuesday that they will be co-developing an implementation of HBM2E memory for GloFo's 12LP and 12LP+ FinFET process technologies. The IP package will enable SoC designers to quickly integrate HBM2E support...