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VOLUME -27 NUMBER 12
Publication Date: 12/1/2012
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Juki Celebrates 75 Years of Global Innovation and Quality


Juki Corporation was founded in December 1938 when approximately 900 machinery manufacturers in Tokyo invested in the corporation and commenced operation under the corporate name: "TOKYO JUKI MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION." Juki focused on sewing machine technology as well as surface ...Read More
Juki Celebrates 75 Years of Global Innovation and Quality


Juki Corporation was founded in December 1938 when approximately 900 machinery manufacturers in Tokyo invested in the corporation and commenced operation under the corporate name: "TOKYO JUKI MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION." Juki focused on sewing machine technology as well as surface ...Read More
World's Largest Fiber Optic Network at Sandia

Albuquerque, NM — Sandia National Laboratories has become a pioneer in large-scale passive optical networks, building the largest fiber optical local area network in the world. The network pulls together 265 buildings and 13,000 computer network ports and brings high-speed communication to some of ...Read More
World's Largest Fiber Optic Network at Sandia

Albuquerque, NM — Sandia National Laboratories has become a pioneer in large-scale passive optical networks, building the largest fiber optical local area network in the world. The network pulls together 265 buildings and 13,000 computer network ports and brings high-speed communication to some of ...Read More
New Board-Level Photonics Materials

San Francisco, CA — A major step in photonics, using a new type of polymer material to transmit light instead of electrical signals within supercomputers and data centers has been jointly unveiled by Dow Corning and IBM scientists. The new silicone-based material offers better physical properties ...Read More
New Board-Level Photonics Materials

San Francisco, CA — A major step in photonics, using a new type of polymer material to transmit light instead of electrical signals within supercomputers and data centers has been jointly unveiled by Dow Corning and IBM scientists. The new silicone-based material offers better physical properties ...Read More
Quantum Computing Earns NIST Researcher Nobel Prize

Gaithersburg, MD — David J. Wineland, a physicist at the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), has won the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics. The honor is NIST's fourth Nobel prize in physics in the past 15 years. 
 
Wineland shared the prize with Serge Haroche of the College de France and Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris, France. In announcing the winners, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences cited Wineland and Haroche "for groundbreaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems."
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Better Electronics Through Invisibility


Cambridge, MA — A new approach that allows objects to become "invisible" has now been applied to an entirely different area: letting particles "hide" from passing electrons, which could lead to more efficient thermoelectric devices and new kinds of electronics. Read More
Semicon Mfg. Jobs in U.S. Increase by 3.7%

Washington, DC — The U.S. semiconductor industry now employs almost a quarter of a million workers and added jobs three times faster than the rest of the U.S. economy, according to an analysis of government data. Total direct U.S. semiconductor employment is estimated at 244,800, according to the Semiconductor ...Read More
IPC and WHMA Release Revised Wire Harness Assemblies Standard

Bannockburn, IL — IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® and the Wire Harness Manufacturer's Association (WHMA) have jointly released a revised Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies Standard. The newly released B revision of IPC/WHMA-A-620, Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness ...Read More


 
 
WACKER POLYMERS to Raise Prices for Dispersions and Polyvinyl Alcohol Solutions in Europe
MUNICH, GERMANY - WACKER POLYMERS is to raise its prices for dispersions of the VINNAPAS® and VINNOL® brand as well as for polyvinyl alcohol (PVOH) solutions of the POLYVIOL® brand in Europe. Effective July 15, 2017, prices will be raised by up to €70 per ton, or as customer contracts allow.
 

Micron and SEMI Partner to Host High Tech U in Silicon Valley
 (Center front): Ajit Manocha, president and CEO of SEMI and Sanjay Mehrotra, president and CEO of Micron with SEMI High Tech U students.
MILPITAS, CA - The SEMI Foundation and the Micron Technology Foundation announced their partnership this week to deliver the 213th SEMI High Tech U (HTU) program which kicks off in earnest today at Micron’s facilities in Milpitas. Forty students from local high schools are attending the three-day science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program.

SV TCL Recognized as a VLSIresearch THE BEST Subsystems Supplier
TEMPE, AZ - SV Probe Pte. Ltd. (“SV TCL”), a leading global supplier of high-performance probe cards and semiconductor test solutions, today announced that VLSIresearch has released a detailed white paper with additional SV TCL results from their 2017 Customer Satisfaction Survey (“CSS”).

Micralyne and Microplex Partner to Deliver Metal "Through Silicon Via" Wafers
EDMONTON, ALBERTA - Micralyne Inc., a leading manufacturer of MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) and a primary supplier of sensors, is pleased to announce a collaboration with Microplex in Placentia, California to develop and manufacture custom wafers with Metal Through Silicon Via's (TSV). The joint development of this technology leverages the specific expertise of each company to enable a truly flexible and cost effective Metal TSV solution for sensor and semiconductor applications.
 

NFI Corp. (Nameplates For Industry) Announces New Ownership; Hingham resident takes reins of global company
NEW BEDFORD, MA - NFI Corp. (Nameplates For Industry, www.nameplatesforindustry.com), the New Bedford-based global leader in high performing printed graphic solutions, recently announced that the firm has been acquired by Renaud Megard of Hingham, Mass., who now serves as the company’s president and CEO.

 
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