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Publication Date: 09/1/2008

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Wind Farms Proliferating Worldwide

Wind farms, one of the most viable candidates to replace parts of our oil-dependent technologies, are growing in numbers in the U.S., and have the potential to become more efficient than they are today. One of the newest is a modest farm of five 1.5 megawatt wind turbines located in Atlantic ...
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New 2-Pin JTAG Standard Coming

Houston, TX — As chips add new functionality and system designs evolve away from boards and toward multi-chip system-on-chip (SoC) architectures, developers of handheld and consumer electronics are faced with stricter pin and package constraints. Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI) (NYSE: TXN), a key member of the IEEE ...Read More
2011: The Year of the OLED

Will 2011 be the year of the OLED? Recent announcements from major developers of organic electroluminescence (OLED) technology seem to indicate that 2011 will be the year that the first commercial OLED lighting applications will appear on the market. Prototypes have been demonstrated by several companies ...
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SEMICON Europa Opens Tomorrow in Grenoble, France
GRENOBLE, FRANCE - SEMICON Europa will open its doors tomorrow, showcasing the latest product, tools, and technologies for advanced microelectronics manufacturing. Co-located with the IoT Planet exhibition at the Alpexpo in Grenoble, France, SEMICON Europa features more than 400 international exhibitors representing all segments and sectors of the semiconductor supply chain. SEMICON Europa 2016 will run from 25-27 October.

World PCB Production in 2015 Estimated at $58.6 Billion
BANNOCKBURN, IL - The world market for printed circuit boards (PCBs) reached an estimated $58.6 billion in value in 2015 according to IPC’s  World PCB Production Report for the Year 2015. This represents a nominal decrease of 2.7 percent from 2014, but factoring out the effects of exchange rate fluctuations, the growth of PCB output was actually up 2.0 percent in real terms.

Session 4 of IPC & SMTA's Conference to Focus on Ultra-Thin or Nanocoatings
ROSEMONT, IL - Industry-leading associations IPC and SMTA jointly announce the High-Reliability Cleaning and Conformal Coating Conference, scheduled to take place October 25-27, 2016 at Hyatt Rosemont, Rosemont, Illinois. The conference is focused on best practices for designing, cleaning and coating highly dense electronic assemblies to assure reliability in today’s mobile society.

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