Frost.com - Automatic Identification and Security Research http://www.frost.com/c/10168/home.do - Automatic Identification and Security Research Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:17:24 Advancements in Data Storage, Power Semiconductors, Millimeter Wave Technology, and OLED Displays http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-6F-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles advancement in data storage, power semiconductors, millimeter wave technology, and OLED displays. Innovations profiled include radio frequency integrated circuit (RFIC) for millimeter wave networks, enhancement mode gallium nitride transistors, high light output UV-C LEDs, low-power system-on-chip for IoT communication and OLED microdisplays for virtual reality applications. 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, power semiconductors, millimeter wave, MMW, OLED, radio frequency integrated circuit, RFIC, GaN, transistor, gallium nitride, LED, SoC, system-on-chip, IoT, microdisplays Fri, 8 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in Smart Antennas, Transistors, and Chipsets http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-6E-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles profiles advancements in smart antennas, transistors, and chipsets. Innovations profiled include a switchable embedded antenna for wireless networking applications, a high voltage gallium nitride (GaN) field-effect transistor (FET), global navigation satellite system (GNSS) smart antennas for flexible positioning, and narrow band IoT chipset for extended coverage. 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: Transistor, embedded antenna, GaN, gallium nitride, FET, field-effect transistor, GNSS, global navigation satellite system, IoT Fri, 1 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Advancements in Power Semiconductors, Millimeter Wave Technology, and System-on-chips http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D777-00-6D-00-00 This Microelectronics TOE profiles power semiconductors, millimeter wave technology, and system-on-chips. Innovations profiled include GaN (gallium nitride)-based enhancement mode high electron mobility transistors (E-HEMTs), high electron mobility transistors for next-gen RF devices, field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) integrated in system-on-chips (SoCs), graphic process units to control data storage, and integrated circuit (IC) for 5G applications. 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: Power semiconductor, millimeter wave, MMW, system-on-chip, SoC, transistor, 5G, data storage, GaN Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000