The word semiconductor is a noun. Semiconductor means (1) a conductor made with semiconducting material, (2) a substance as germanium or silicon whose electrical conductivity is intermediate between that of a metal and an insulator; its conductivity increases with temperature and in the presence of impurities.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word semiconductor.
National Semiconductor creates high performance analog devices and subsystems. The company started in 1959 when its two founders invented the integrated circuit. Today National makes over 15,000 products. The website provides information about those products and how to buy them. It also contains information about new products, online seminars, events, and more.
Visit this semiconductors manufacturer directory for information about semiconductor manufacturers in the United States of America. The illustration on this page depicts a semiconductor wafer.
Synopsys, founded in 1986 and located in California, delivers semiconductor design software, intellectual property (IP), design for manufacturing (DM) solutions and professional services that companies use to design systems-on-chips (SoCs) and electronic systems. The website has links to problems and Synopsys solutions, information about training and support, and more.
The following articles provide recent semiconductor-related news.
Shares of semiconductor companies worldwide rose on Thursday, after U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc predicted a recovery in a memory market saddled with oversupply as demand for mobile phones slows.
Reuters. Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 10:27:37 -0400.
The 2019 semiconductor merger and acquisition season has officially been licked off with a blockbuster $6.9B deal for networking chipset and technology provider Mellanox by graphic chip maker NVIDIA. ...
By Kevin Krewell, Contributor. Forbes. Tuesday, 12 Mar 2019 18:14:00 -0400.
Scientists have found a new way to control light emitted by exotic crystal semiconductors, which could lead to more efficient solar cells and other advances in electronics, according to a new study.
Science Daily. Wednesday, 06 Mar 2019 08:17:19 EST.
Toshiba Corp. on Wednesday sharply downgraded its group operating profit forecast for the fiscal year through March, due mainly to losses and additional costs stemming ...
Japan Times. Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 16:49:27 +0900.