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Environmental Legislation in Electronics Industry

It could be said that ever since the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) and the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directives were adopted by European Union (EU) member states years ago, the electronics industry has transformed itself. Once primarily…
Why smartphone manufactures racing for OLEDs

“Just as liquid-crystal displays supplanted cathode ray tubes years ago in televisions, Korean display makers are now concentrating their efforts in organic light-emitting diode screens, which offer more vivid colors and can be made even thinner than liquid-crystal displays, since…
FinFETs – Your Next Circuits Design System

By Ron Wilson, Altera FinFET is the latest buzzword in electronics design industry today. Everyone is talking about FinFETs—arguably the biggest change in transistors since commercialization of the MOSFET in the 1960s. And nearly everyone—except perhaps enthusiasts of fully-depleted silicon…
India Smart Grid Roadmap

Chris Siegl, Member of Technical Staff at Fairchild Semiconductor What are your comments on Smart grid as future energy conservation The smart grid market is expected to cross $400 billion worldwide by 2020, according to a recent study by GTM…