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Braidy Industries acquires nanostructured aluminum producer NanoAl

September 23, 2018

Braidy Industries Inc., Ashland, Ky., announces that it has acquired NanoAl LLC, a world leader in the science of nanocrystalline strengthening technology applied to sheet aluminum, as a third wholly owned subsidiary.

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Global semiconductor sales hit new high, increase by 17.4% in July

September 23, 2018

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), Washington, announces the highest-ever monthly worldwide sales of 39.5 billion in July 2018: a 17.4% year over year increase over July 2017, and a slight increase of 0.4% over June 2018.

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Edwards semiconductor inks agreement to acquire Brooks cryogenic business

September 23, 2018

Atlas Copco Group, Sweden, through its wholly owned U.S. entity, Edwards Vacuum LLC, Hillsboro, Ore., has reached an agreement to acquire the cryogenic business of Brooks Automation Inc., Chelmsford, Mass.

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NXP acquires OmniPHY for automotive Ethernet to support autonomous vehicles

September 23, 2018

NXP Semiconductors N.V., Eindhoven, Netherlands, announces the acquisition of OmniPHY, San Jose, Calif., a provider of automotive Ethernet subsystem technology, supporting NXP’s plans to deliver the next-generation of data transfer solutions to carmakers.

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Micron announces $3 billion investment in U.S. for DRAM and NAND

September 23, 2018

Micron Technology Inc., Boise, Idaho, will invest $3 billion by 2030 to increase memory production at its plant in Manassas, Virginia, creating about 1100 new jobs over the next decade.

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Acid-free rare-earth magnet recycling process wins innovation award

September 23, 2018

The Critical Materials Institute and Ames Laboratory, Ames, Iowa, announce the development of a magnet recycling process in which magnets are dissolved in water-based solutions, recovering more than 99 percent purity rare earth elements.

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Micron to invest $3 billion in Virginia to expand production of electronic memory devices

September 16, 2018

Micron Technology Inc., Boise, Idaho, announces plans to invest $3 billion by 2030 to increase production of electronic memory devices such as DRAM and NAND at its semiconductor manufacturing plant in Manassas, Virginia, creating roughly 1100 new jobs over the next decade.

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Research team develops method for 3D printing complex graphene components

September 07, 2018

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Calif., announce that their researchers have developed a novel way to 3D print complex objects of graphene, the form of carbon that is one of the world’s strongest materials.

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Solder alloy made of copper coated with tin nanowires doubles conductivity

August 26, 2018

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, announces that its researchers have developed a copper-tin solder material that has twice the conductivity of conventional solders and a compliance higher by two to three orders of magnitude.

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Olympus Iplex G Lite videoscope features twice the brightness, faster video capture rate

August 20, 2018

Olympus, Center Valley, Pa., introduces the Iplex G Lite videoscope, the successor to the compact and lightweight Iplex UltraLite model.

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