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Flexible Electronics Market by Components (Display, Battery, Sensor, Photovoltaic, Memory), Circuit Structure (Single-Sided, Double-Sided, Rigid) Application (Consumer Electronics, Healthcare, Automotive, Energy and Power) & Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2014 - 2020
July 30, 2014
Global flexible electronics market is expected to reach $13.23 Billion by 2020 at an estimated CAGR of 21.73% with the number of applications using printing processes for flexible electronics forecast to grow at a good rate. Major market drivers for flexible electronics include the possibility to add new functionalities like conformability for OLED lighting (for the automotive industry), for OPV (energy harvesting), Robustness for small OLED displays (for smart phones & tablets) as well as feasibility to create new applications like wearable electronics.

STATS Chip reveals eWLCS project to offer better quality solutions
July 30, 2014
July 30: Main board-listed advanced semiconductor packaging and test services provider STATS ChipPAC Ltd has revealed a more advanced semiconductor technology encapsulated Wafer Level Chip Scale Project (eWLCSP), STATS Chip said in a press statement on Monday.

Highly Conformable TIM
July 30, 2014
Carteret, NJ — Fujipoly’s announces the expansion of its Sarcon® XR-Pe product offering with the availability of a 1.0 mm thick sheet. Sarcon® XR-Pe delivers a remarkable thermal conductivity of 11 W/m°K (ASTM D 5470) with a thermal resistance as low as .06°Cin2/W.

TechSci Research: Global Pico Projector Market May Reach $1.35 Billion in 2014
July 30, 2014
Increasing demand from Americas and Asia-Pacific coupled with growing adoption by SMEs to augment global pico projector market through 2019 Ever since their introduction in the global market in 2009, pico projectors have revolutionized the global projector market. Although the market is still in nascent stage, the demand for pico projectors has been registering significant growth over the last few years. Key factors driving the global pico projector market include rising demand from emerging markets, expanding SMB segment, increasing IT spending and rising mobile workforce across the globe. In 2013, global pico projector sales registered a two-fold increase compared to 2012. During its initial years, the market for stand-alone pico projectors witnessed lower adoption due to high pricing and low confidence of customers towards small sized projectors. However, the scenario has changed over the last two years with the emergence of high-end and comparatively low-cost stand-alone pico projectors offered by companies such as AAXA Technologies, Philips, 3M, Optoma Technology, etc.

Transparency Market Research: Global Physical Vapor Deposition Market to be Worth USD 20.45 Billion by 2019
July 30, 2014
Transparency Market Research published a new market report that says the global PVD market was valued at USD 10.94 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 20.45 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 9.5 percent over the forecast period from 2013 to 2019.

Transparency Market Research Reports Physical Vapor Deposition Market Report
July 30, 2014
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD Equipment, PVD Materials and PVD Services) Market for Microelectronics, Storage, Solar Applications, Medical Equipments, Cutting Tools and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019", the global PVD market was valued at USD 10.94 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 20.45 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 9.5 percent over the forecast period from 2013 to 2019. In a release, the Company noted that the global PVD market is expected to witness rapid growth in the next few years due to growth in end-use industries such as microelectronics and medical equipment. Microelectronics is used in different applications such as computers, medical and defense. These applications require high precision and efficiency.

Analog Devices Completes Purchase of Hittite Microwave
July 30, 2014
Analog Devices said that it has finalized its acquisition of Hittite Microwave in an all-cash transaction at a purchase price of $78 per share, reflecting a total enterprise value of approximately $2 billion.

-TriQuint Becomes First Manufacturer to Achieve MRL 9 for GaN
July 30, 2014
ENP Newswire - 30 July 2014Release date- 29072014 - Hillsboro, Oregon (USA) - TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc., a leading RF solutions supplier and technology innovator, announced that it is the first gallium nitride (GaN) RF chip manufacturer to achieve Manufacturing Readiness Level (MRL) 9.

Royal Show takes place on August 8 and 9
July 30, 2014
The Royal Manx Show, one of the highlights of the island's calendar, is to take place on Friday, August 8, and Saturday, August 9, at Knockaloe Farm, Patrick.

SPIE Launches 'Neurophotonics' Journal with Special Section on BRAIN Initiative
July 29, 2014
The Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers issued the following news release: The advanced optical methods and applications for imaging and manipulation of the brain that are driving a revolution in the neurosciences were the inspiration behind Neurophotonics, a new peer-reviewed journal published by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics. The first issue coincides with the launch of the BRAIN Initiative in the United States, and a special section features articles that lay out a vision for and provide examples of the impact that optics and photonics will have on advancing our understanding of how the brain works. The journal began publication in May and all articles will be freely available online through 2015.


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