11/17/11 - 08:02 AM EST
Companies like Veeco and Aixtron are well-positioned for the surging demand in new power semiconductor technology.
10/11/11 - 08:56 AM EDT
Judging by semiconductor revenues, current 2011 projections may be understated.
07/21/11 - 01:04 PM EDT
Flip chips are in high demand for consumer products such as mobile phones, digital cameras and MP3 players.
07/05/11 - 11:54 AM EDT
Applied Materials/AKT, the only major non-Japanese manufacturer of equipment, moved up from fourth in 2009 to second in 2010.
06/15/11 - 09:26 AM EDT
China-based first-tier solar firms plan to expand total annual capacity by 40GW in 2011, but global demand for solar cells this year might only be around 15GW.
06/02/11 - 02:35 PM EDT
China appears to be going about dominating the solar industry in the same way it has with rare elements.
05/25/11 - 12:20 PM EDT
Despite Applied Materials' tempered growth expectations, The Information Network anticipates positive growth in the chip sector in the next four to six months.
05/18/11 - 12:31 PM EDT
The Obama administration needs to counteract China's domination of the solar cell industry.
05/05/11 - 10:19 AM EDT
The acquisition of Varian Semiconductor will enable Applied Materials to re-enter the Ion Implantation business.
04/19/11 - 04:33 PM EDT
The 165 billion LEDs shipping in 2011 is fueling niche markets for equipment.