Frost.com - Electronic Devices Research http://www.frost.com/c/10178/home.do - Electronic Devices Research Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:44:36 Advancements in Holographic Displays, Millimeter-wave Devices, Cobalt Computer Chips, Real-time Clocks, and Self-encrypting Solid State Drives http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-92-00-00 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 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Smart Antennas, Millimeter Wave Antennas, Nitride Semiconductors, UVC-LEDs, and OLET Technology http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-91-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles developments in smart antennas, millimeter wave antennas, nitride semiconductors, UVC-LEDs, and OLET technology. Innovations include liquid crystal-enabled smart antenna for high-speed broadband, hybrid device integrating millimeter wave antennas and electronics, high-performance copper nitride semiconductor that can generate solar energy, UVC LEDs with transparent epitaxial structure for providing high efficiency, and CN-VOLET pixel architecture-based OLET technology for large displays. 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 antenna, millimeter wave, antenna, nitride semiconductor, UVC, LED, light-emitting diode, OLET, organic transistor, copper nitride, display Fri, 3 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in E-textiles and Quantum Dots http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-90-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles developments in E-textiles and quantum dots. Innovations include smart textile for monitoring cardiovascular health, biometric information management system for professional athletes, smart socks to detect foot ulcers in the early stages, quantum dots-enabled display simplifies color conversion, and integrated photonic circuit for quantum computers. 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: E-textile, electronic textile, wearables, smart clothing, smart textile, health monitoring, cardiovascular, quantum dot, display, photonics, photonic circuit Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Data Storage, Silicon Chips, Multi-chip Circuits, and Transceivers http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-8F-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles developments in data storage, silicon chips, multi-chip circuits, and transceivers. Innovations include silicon chip using asynchronous resilience, transceiver using local oscillator phase shifting approach, software-defined block storage featuring elastic NVMe, multi-chip circuits integrated using a placement technology, and FPGA platform that delivers high power and efficiency 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, silicon chip, multi-chip, transceiver, oscillator, NVMe, FGPA Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Printed Electronics http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D835-00-2B-00-00 This edition of Future Tech TOE discusses about emerging technologies in printed electronics. The printed electronics industry is evolving at a healthy pace and is witnessing an active transition from research and development phase to commercialization phase of printed electronics-based products. Advancements in printing technologies and material science have been instrumental in the growth of printed electronics. As the demand for more flexible, compact, and power efficient electronic products is increasing, printed electronics is gaining momentum as it incorporates all the above mentioned features. The Future Tech TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures emerging innovations in research and development, or profiles existing technologies which have seen a resurgence in terms of new markets and applications. It usually provides a technology overview, drivers, challenges, research and development, analyst insights and key patent information. In some cases, technology convergence scenarios and future growth opportunities are outlined. It covers innovations and technologies in a variety of industry spaces including manufacturing, sensors, electronics, information and communications technologies, networks, lighting technologies, healthcare, medical devices, materials and coatings, and developments in the energy sector that contribute toward a sustainable and greener world. 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: Printed electronics, flexible electronics, OLED, thin-film transistor, TFT, organic electronics, inkjet printing, blackplanes, 3D nanoprinting Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Innovations in Silicon Photonics, Wide Band Gap Semiconductors, FLCD Displays, and Optical Data Storage http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-8E-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles developments in silicon photonics, wide band gap semiconductors, FLCD Displays, and optical data storage. Innovations include GaN-on-diamond wafer technology for development of power amplifiers, silicon nitride-based photonic integration platform, novel monolithic microwave integrated circuits for amplifier applications, novel energy-efficient display technology for consumer electronics applications and optical-based data storage platform. 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: Silicon photonics, wide band gap semiconductor, WBG, LCD, liquid crystal display, ferroelectric liquid crystal display, FLCD, optical data storage, GaN, gallium nitride Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Silicon Photonics, AI Chips, and Spintronics http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-8D-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles developments in silicon photonics, AI chips, and spintronics. Innovations include a lock-in amplifier that accelerates cQED numerical computation, a platform for the development of silicon photonic integrated circuits, a high-speed optical interconnect, and augmenting computers with photonics for artificial intelligence. 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: Spintronics, silicon photonics, AI chips, amplifier, integrated circuit, optical interconnect, artificial intelligence, isolators Fri, 6 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Advancements in Silicon Photonics, Wide Band Gap Semiconductors, and OLED Displays http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-8A-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles developments in silicon photonics, wide band gap (WBG) semiconductors, and OLED displays. Innovations include a novel substrate technology for fabrication of WBG semiconductors, terahertz lasers with improved radiation efficiency, a novel technology for fabricating high resolution OLED displays, a unique technology for developing cost-efficient silicon carbide devices, and a high-speed integrated circuit for wireless communications. 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: Silicon photonics, wide band gap, WBG, OLED, organic light-emitting diode, display, terahertz laser, fabrication, silicon carbide, integrated circuits Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100