Frost.com - Electronic Devices Research http://www.frost.com/c/10178/home.do http://www.frost.com/c/10178/home.do - Electronic Devices Research Frost & Sullivan Advancements in Data Storage Technologies in the United States http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5F-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5F-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in data storage technologies in the US. Innovations include a system-on-chip memory storage, discrete and embedded MRAM technology by Avalanche Technology, hot storage as part of cloud storage solutions by Wasabi Technologies Inc., hybrid and all-flash storage technology by Tegile Systems, and a non-volatile memory express-based storage technology by E8 Storage. 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: Data storage, MRAM, flash storage, non-volatile memory, cloud storage, hot storage, system-on-chip memory Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Home Automation, Advanced Data Storage, and Wearables http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5E-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5E-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE profiles advancements in home automation, advanced data storage, and wearables. 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: Smart lock, wearables, data storage, flash memory, Internet of Things Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Heads-up Displays, Wireless Charging, Wearables, and Transparent Electronics http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5D-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5D-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in heads-up displays, wireless charging, wearables, and transparent electronics. Innovations profiled include eyewear for the legally blind by eSight Corporation, smart roads featuring wireless charging by ElectRoad, a wearable head-up display with augmented reality by WaveOptics, a helmet-based HUD for motorcyclists by NUVIZ Inc., and development of a transparent electronic circuit by the Washington State University. 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: Wearables, wireless charging, transparent electronics, smart eyewear, smart roads, electric vehicle, EV, head-up display, HUD Fri, 4 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Wearables, Charging Methods, and Optical Circuits http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5C-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5C-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in wearables, charging methods, and optical circuits. Innovations profiled include a wearable for clinical quality data by Biostrap LLC, a wireless charging laptop to reduce user inconvenience by Dell, a self-learning artificial intelligence platform for wearables by Aira, a display for projecting 3D images for wearable headsets by the University of Illinois College of Engineering, and optical circuits to process data at the speed of light by Centre for Ultrahigh bandwidth Devices for Optical Systems (CUDOS). 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: Wearables, wireless charging, AI platform for wearables, 3D imaging, optical circuit Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Visible Light Communication, Heads-up Displays, Wireless Charging, Wearables, and Memory Technology http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5B-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5B-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in visible light communication, heads-up displays, wireless charging, wearables, and memory technology. Innovations profiled include innovative Li-Fi for wireless data transmission by Lucibel, compact ICs for wireless charging by Dialog Semiconductor PLC, wearables to measure oxygen levels by Humon, optical see-through display by Lumus Ltd., and a novel technology to shrink data storage by the Case Western Reserve University. 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: Visible light communication, VLC, HUD, heads up display, wireless charging, wearables, memory, data storage Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Solid State Lighting and Wearables http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5A-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-5A-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in solid state lighting and wearables. Innovations profiled include next-gen light-emitting diode (LED) driver for offline lighting applications by Microchip Technology Inc., wearables suitable for industrial safety by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, flexible supercapacitors for wearable electronics by the City University of Hong Kong, an innovative wearable for full body scanning by Opnwatr.io, and wearables suitable for measuring customer experience by mPath. 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: LED lighting, solid state lighting, wearables, flexible electronics, flexible wearables, flexible supercapacitors, wearable electronics Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Solid State Lighting, Wireless Charging, 3D Holography, Wearables, and Memory Technology http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-59-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-59-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in solid state lighting, wireless charging, 3D holography, wearables, and memory technology. Innovations profiled include flexible LED lighting panels by Lucent Optics Inc., predictive analysis of data storage systems by Nimble Storage Inc., wearable for real-time language translation by Lingmo International Pty. Ltd., nano-hologram suitable for 3D holography by RMIT University, and inductive charging of electric vehicles by Continental AG. 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: Electric vehicle wireless charging, 3D holography, nano-hologram, flexible LED lighting, data storage, wearables, language translation Fri, 7 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Imaging Systems, Wearables, Self-Learning Machines, and Data Storage Systems http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-58-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-58-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in imaging systems, wearables, self-learning machines, and data storage systems. Innovations profiled include a multifunctional camera with 360 degree monitoring by Avisonic, a watch for heart rate monitoring during multiple activities by Nokia, a next-gen wearable platform supporting long-term evolution (LTE) by Qualcomm, a high-value data storage server using redundant array of independent disks by Synology Inc., and a self-learning brain-inspired chip that is capable of composing music by the Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre. 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: Wearables, self-learning, data storage, multifunctional camera, heart monitoring, long-term evolution Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Digital Transmission, Wearables, and Memory Cells http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-57-00-00 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-57-00-00 This issue of Microelectronics TOE covers recent developments in digital transmission, wearables, and memory cells. Innovations profiled include a digital media transmission technology, wearable products with artificial intelligence, smart wear integrated with compression technology for agility measurement, reducing memory size by using nanowire memory cells, and a personal assistant wearable for meditation. 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: Digital transmission, wearables, artificial intelligence, compression technology, nanowire memory cells Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100