This Microelectronics TOE profiles developments in holographic displays, millimeter-wave devices, cobalt computer chips, real-time clocks, and self-encrypting solid state drives. Innovations include holographic imagery that resolves the ill effects of 3D glasses, nimble supplier of millimeter-wave integrated circuits, cobalt that improves chip performance for Big Data applications, a more accurate clock that extends wearable battery life, and self-encrypting solid state drives secure data. The Microelectronics TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global electronics-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis.
Developments are centred on electronics attributed by low power and cost, smaller size, better viewing, display and interface facilities, wireless connectivity, higher memory capacity, flexibility and wearables. Research focus themes include small footprint lightweight devices (CNTs, graphene), smart monitoring and control (touch and haptics), energy efficiency (LEDs, OLEDs, power and thermal management, energy harvesting), and high speed and improved conductivity devices (SiC, GaN, GaAs).
Miniaturization, a move toward lower power consumption, and the need for enhanced features are driving innovations in the electronics sector. Technology focus areas include semiconductor manufacturing and design, flexible electronics, 3D integration/IC, MEMS and NEMS, solid state lighting, advanced displays, nanoelectronics, wearable electronics, brain computer interface, advanced displays, near field communication, and next generation data storage or memory. Keywords: Holographic display, millimeter-wave, computer chip, solid state drive, self-encryption, 3D glass, integrated circuit, Big Data, wearable battery
Recent Developments in Microelectronics
- Holographic Imagery Resolves Ill Effects of 3D Glasses
- Nimble Supplier of Millimeter-wave Integrated Circuits
- Cobalt Improves Chip Performance for Big Data Applications
- More Accurate Clock Extends Wearable Battery Life
- Self-encrypting Solid State Drives Secure Data
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