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What is fiber optics?
Fiber optics refer to any filament that is made of dielectric materials, which guides light, whether or not it is used to transmit signals.
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2010-11-12 Solar3D names Changwan Son as tech director
Solar3D Inc. announced the appointment of Dr. Changwan Son as director of technology. The company focuses on 3D light trapping structures to maximize solar cell efficiency.
2008-10-07 Solar vendors strive to lower costs amid setbacks
Amid uncertain markets and policies, solar panel makers are gearing up factories with an objective of pulling down costs to a competitive level.
2007-11-05 Solar telescope rides balloon to fly over Earth
The U.S. National Center for Atmospheric Research recently launched its Sunrise vehicle on its maiden test flight to demonstrate its stability as a platform for the world's biggest solar telescope!22 miles above the Earth with a 6,000lb, 1m-diameter mirror.
2008-09-19 Solar power: The next major energy source
Photovoltaic technology offers a secure domestic power source. Here's a look at the technology that is free from the leash of the oil industry, low in maintenance, high in modularity and scalability, and the only technology capable of meeting the world's long-term energy needs without emitting greenhouse gases.
2008-11-13 Solar markets: Highlighting PV technology
It has been shown that solar energy harvesting will soon go mainstream, but it's not clear which of the many diverse technologies vying for dominance in this emerging market will take precedence.
2010-11-02 SMIC invests in Wuhan fab
Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. has taken the step from managing fabs for China government corporations to becoming a co-investor in Wuhan's 300mm fab.
2015-06-11 Smart glass taps AR to take on consumer, industrial apps
Emerging technologies like AR comes with a series of challenges and opportunities. Still, as additional use cases develop the possibilities are endless.
2004-01-20 SIPA approves investment petitions
The Science-Based Industrial Park Administration has approved the petition of Hermes Microvision, Accuway Machinery, Advanced Bearing, OCTTEL Communication, Syratek Corp. to establish their manufacturing plants in various industrial parks in Taiwan.
2010-11-12 Silicon startups reveal keys to success
A look at the companies that have made it to the EE Times 60 Emerging Startups list over the past six years shows that they all had a clear sales proposition and that CMOS and software remain fundamental to the industry.
2014-05-19 Silicon photonics oil the works for high-speed switching
Optical components are integrated with multi-chip modules using packaging advancements with micro bumps and module substrates. The next target is to scale the technology in a cost-efficient approach.
2003-07-21 Silicon debug tools lengthen their reach
Credence Systems and FEI have unveiled new products and acquisition this week that could assist design teams with leading-edge ICs.
2004-08-24 SGM uses Super Vision's LED lightings
Shanghai General Motors (SGM) is using Super Vision's Flex-LED lighting systems from Super Vision Int. Inc. for their car dealership signage throughout China.
2007-02-01 Serial interfaces need constant shift
Technology advancements seem to proceed at unprecedented rates. However, while CPUs and processing technology appear to yield new products almost every month, storage interfaces lag behind.
2012-04-10 Sensing problems at the network periphery
Find out how to ensure reliability of networks in increasingly harsh terrains.
2013-06-13 SemiLEDs rolls out vertical 10W, 0.17-0.50W UV-LEDs
SemiLEDs' 10W high-power N9 series and 0.17 to 0.50W mid-power P50N series use the company's patented vertical LED structure for directional industrial applications, such as printing, and curing.
2006-08-16 Semicon biosensor IC shrinks immunoassay test systems
The new semiconductor biosensor chip from Hitachi introduces electrical measurement into immunoassay, in place of light absorption measurement.
2008-02-29 Sematech launches nanoimprint litho program
Sematech has started a development program in nanoimprint lithography, a move that's expected to be a major boost in this arena.
2005-06-20 Scintera offers an alternative to DCF, amplification equipment
Scintera announced an alternative to dispersion compensation fiber and amplification equipment for service providers.
2015-10-30 Say goodbye to 'old-fashioned' ghost hunting
This Halloween, we offer you the finest in mobile apps, devices, and technology to help you survive your encounters with the paranormal.
2002-04-23 Sanyo blue-violet laser diode has low-noise beam structure
Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd has developed a blue-violet laser diode that features a low-noise beam structure and is suitable for use as a light source in next-generation DVD systems.
2002-09-11 Santel chipset achieves optical compensation
Santel Networks Inc. is pushing the chip level integration of optical compensation a notch higher.
2010-06-28 Samsung, TSMC charged with patent infringement
STC.UNM (STC), the technology-transfer arm of the University of New Mexico (UNM), is alleging Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd of patent infringement.
2010-05-21 Samsung readies large-screen OLED TVs
Samsung is increasingly confident in the future of OLEDs!not just for smart phone displays but also for large-size TVs, especially 3D TV.
2010-08-26 Ruggedized sensor module unveiled
PXIe-4844 optical sensor interrogator features optical and electrical sensors, easy setup scheme
2014-05-13 RoHS, WEEE initiatives cultivate e-waste recycling market
The thriving activity in e-waste recycling is prompting a ripple effect across the supply chain!cost fluctuations, increasing volume of e-waste, and the need for environmentally-sound recycling processes.
2013-06-17 RLT technology incorporated into LED fibre optic illuminator
The new system from Wavien combines the RTL technology's enhanced brightness with the long lifetime of LED technology.
2004-11-30 Rivalry dares blu-ray's performance; says Frost & Sullivan
According to Frost & Sullivan, competition is heating up between data storage technologies !blu-ray and high-definition digital versatile discs (HD-DVD)! as they battle it out to become the next standard format for DVDs.
2006-10-04 RGB LED modules deliver 480 lumens
Avago's new high-power LED modules, said to be the first to provide up to 480 lumens of light output, target customers who want an easy to use lighting solution that can display a variety of colors.
2005-02-25 Retimer chips achieve new levels of integration for CX4, LX4 apps
Mysticom introduced a pair of new retimer chips for Xenpak, X2 and XFP modules that incorporates its third generation 10GbE transceiver technology.
2007-12-10 Researchers tout Mach-Zehnder electro-optic modulator
IBM researchers have described a Mach-Zehnder electro-optic modulator that will pave the way for multiprocessing chips with optical routing networks for the transmission of information.
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