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GIGAPHOTON Honored with 2015 "Toshiba Partnership Award" from TOSHIBA Semiconductor & Storage Company Yokkaichi Operations; Gigaphoton's Green Innovations, Including Helium-Free Purge Process, Win High Recognition
January 25, 2015
Gigaphoton Inc. , a major lithography light source manufacturer, today announced that the company has been recognized with a 2015 Partnership Award from Toshiba Semiconductor & Storage Company's Yokkaichi Operations, a major world production base of NAND flash memory devices. Gigaphoton received this award for its efforts in developing innovative solutions for reducing the consumption of rare gas, thereby contributing to a great reduction of materials cost.

GIGAPHOTON Honored with 2015 "Toshiba Partnership Award" from TOSHIBA Semiconductor & Storage Company Yokkaichi Operations; Gigaphoton's Green Innovations, Including Helium-Free Purge Process, Win High Recognition
January 25, 2015
Gigaphoton Inc. , a major lithography light source manufacturer, today announced that the company has been recognized with a 2015 Partnership Award from Toshiba Semiconductor & Storage Company's Yokkaichi Operations, a major world production base of NAND flash memory devices. Gigaphoton received this award for its efforts in developing innovative solutions for reducing the consumption of rare gas, thereby contributing to a great reduction of materials cost.

MILITARY Semiconductor Devices Sought by Defense Logistics Agency
January 24, 2015
WASHINGTON, Jan. 24 -- The Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Richmond, Virginia, has issued a combined synopsis/solicitation notice (SPE4A515Q1083) for semiconductor devices to be delivered to Defense Distribution Depot, Hill, Utah. It was posted on Jan. 22 with a response date of Feb. 5. For more information about Targeted News Service contract awards please contact: Myron Struck, Editor, Direct: 703/866-4708, Cell: 703/304-1897, Myron@targetednews.com 30BautistaJude 150124-mv-805121 30VitinMar

SEMINAR ON NOVEL OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF NANOMATERIALS FOR ENERGY CONVERSION, SENSING, AND BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS
January 23, 2015
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Jan. 23 -- The University of Arkansas issued the following news release: Jin Zhang of the University of California, Santa Cruz, will present a seminar at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, in CHEM 144. He will discuss novel optical properties of nanomaterials for energy conversion, sensing and biomedical applications.

Evonik Industries launches new metal-oxide semiconductor material
January 23, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Evonik Industries, a speciality chemicals company, has launched iXsenic, a new inorganic metal-oxide semiconductor material.

Fab Operators
January 23, 2015
National Defense Industrial Association has issued the following job release: Job Summary Location San Jose, CA 95134 Industries Electronics, Components, and Semiconductor Mfg Job Type Full Time Temporary/​Contract/​Project Education Level Unspecified Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Salary 10.​30 - 17.​00 $ /​hour Job Reference Code US1421DT_166391​11

US Contract Notice: Defense Logistics Agency Issues Solicitation for "SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE"
January 23, 2015
Defense Logistics Agency, DLA Acquisition Locations Officer has issued requirement for "SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE." Solicitation no. SPM7M113UC550 Posted on: January 23, 2015

New funding to create manufacturing hub for nano-engineering
January 23, 2015
University of Bath, UK Government has issued the following news release: The Engineering Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) grant of £2.65 million will fund equipment and researchers to develop advanced manufacturing techniques for nano-engineered semiconductors, particularly the III-nitrides.

Infineon and United Microelectronics extend manufacturing partnership
January 19, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Infineon Technologies AG, a provider of semiconductor and system solutions, and United Microelectronics Corporation, a semiconductor foundry, have announced the extension of their manufacturing partnership into power semiconductors for automotive applications.

Indian Americans Named Newly Elevated IEEE 2015 Fellows
December 26, 2014
FULL TEXT The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers board of directors last month approved nearly 25 Indian Americans, four Indians in India, and five Indians in other countries among the 300 researchers worldwide who qualified for Fellow status, effective Jan. 1,2015. Following a rigorous, annual evaluation procedure, the IEEE Fellow Committee recommends a select group of recipients for elevation to IEEE Fellow. Less than one-tenth of one percent of voting members are selected annually for elevation to the highest member grade.


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