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.
Chip gear maker Applied Materials Inc forecast second-quarter profit and revenue below analysts' estimates on Thursday, underscoring the weakness in the semiconductor industry that has forced some companies to temper their outlook.
Reuters. Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 18:29:32 -0500.
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.
Lattice (LSCC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.00% and 1.03%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 22:25:03 GMT.
By bombarding an ultrathin semiconductor sandwich with powerful laser pulses, physicists have created the first 'electron liquid' at room temperature. ...
Science Daily. Monday, 04 Feb 2019 11:46:10 EST.
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