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THREE DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES IN MICROELECTRONICS

Welcome to our list of three disruptive technologies in microelectronics. This post will let you discover the trends that will significantly change the global technological development. Chips Embedded in Substrate It is hard to miss the unbroken trend towards ever-smaller…

PIXEL DETECTORS – THE SMALLEST PIECES IN THE WORLD’S LARGEST PARTICLE COLLIDER

Pixel detectors made by Fraunhofer IZM are used in one of the largest and best known scientific centers worldwide. Since the discovery of the Higgs Boson in 2012, the researchers at CERN have been pursuing other groundbreaking discoveries. Thomas Fritzsch…

THE WAY TO REDUCE YOUR ENVIRONMENTAL RISKS

RealIZM recently interviewed Dr. Max Marwede, a researcher at Fraunhofer IZM and active proponent of the circular economy. He told us about ways to change the traditional linear economy by committing to the principles of the circular economy that can…

IS HETEROGENEOUS INTEGRATION A PANACEA FOR THE ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY?

According to experts, heterogeneous integration increases not only the degree of miniaturization, but also the functional density of microelectronics. This approach could be a solution for companies in a vast range of industries, vying for competitive advantages in their market…

WILL CHIPLETS REVIVE MOORE’S LAW?

Scientists, the industry, the stock market… – in short: everyone is getting excited about chiplets. These are individual modules that, for example, add several CPU cores, graphics units, or other components of the entire chip. Dr. Michael Töpper speaks to…