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Compound Semiconductor week

Compound Semiconductor week

Last week I was in the beautiful city of Boston, among the red brick skyscrapers and the rarefied atmosphere of Harvard and MIT for Compound Semiconductor Week (CSW). CSW (actually 3 ½ days) is a combination of two conferences, the International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors and the Internal Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials. …

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30 years of Power Semiconductor research celebrated at ISPSD, Chicago

Millennium park, Chicago

Back in 1987 I was leaving school and going off to University meanwhile in Philadelphia there was assembled a collection of global experts on a relatively new category of devices Power Semiconductors. Reading through the paper titles from that very first meeting the themes are common to those found today, namely innovative ways of designing, …

Events, Processes

OIPT China workshop on Wide Band Gap and Opto devices

On May 8th, Oxford Instrument Plasma Technology held a seminar in the latest of the Four Great Ancient Capitals of China, Beijing. If you have ever been to Beijing, you will know how intense and fast pace the city is. With 3000 years of history, Beijing can boast of having a fantastic array of monuments …

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CS Mantech in Texas, not one cowboy in sight

CSMantech

A few words on the event we attended last week, what an event it was. I have to praise the organising committee as they have again chosen a really beautiful city for the location of the conference in Austin. The conference has been attended by over 400 people from all over the world; the exhibition …

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Imaginenano 2018 : Graphene for Industry Conference

Imaginenano 2018

There has been a slow but steady progress in the technology readiness levels of graphene and related 2D materials based applications. While there is still a significant amount of fundamental research taking place across the globe, there certainly are some early signs of scaled up development of materials, devices and associated fabrication processes. This was …

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Another year of success at SEMICON China

Semicon China, ALE, ALD

It’s very difficult to get over the scale of SEMICON China in a simple article, not just for the number of exhibition halls full of stands plying their trade but the number of visitors.  I walked over 5 miles on the first morning without getting around all I wanted to see. I will admit that …

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Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems Conference 2018

MEMS2018

Reflecting the rapid growth of the MEMS field and the commitment and success of its research community, the IEEE MEMS Conference series has evolved into a premier annual event in the MEMS area. The MEMS2018 conference in Belfast, UK was attended by around 600 people, covering widespread applications of Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems. Asian and American …

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Bringing the Nanoworld Together – BTNT 2017

BTNT 2017 Hyderabad

Nanotechnology has changed the dynamics in various spheres of life. It has revolutionised many industries and is set to take a giant leap. To understand its use in various fields’, research is being conducted globally by all nations at various scales.  At Oxford Instruments, we realised the need for synergy between Industry and Academia; to …

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Five reasons to visit our stand at Semicon Europa: Booth B1-210

Semicon Europa 2017 is fast approaching and I am sure everyone is looking forward finding out what’s new and exciting in the Semiconductor industry as well as catching up with friends old and new. Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology will be exhibiting for the 30th year in a row and we would love to see you …