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Will 20cm SiC Wafer Be The Next Standard?

Silicon carbide (SiC) has a lot of potential to replace silicon in many applications, a significant one being in the automotive industry, especially for battery-operated electric vehicles. To reduce the cost of producing SiC devices, which is quite high, SiC fabs are moving from 15cm (6-inch) to 20cm (8-inch) wafers. The semiconductor silicon carbide (SiC), … Read more

5 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend: April 8-10

It’s the weekend. Here are some ways to spend it. Spring carnival Carnegie Mellon University’s annual Spring Carnival is back after being held virtually the past two years because of the pandemic. The event on the Oakland campus continues Friday through Sunday. A committee of students coordinates with other groups in the university to bring … Read more

Dallas Mavs Create Brilliant Artwork Display With Recycled Fan Clappers

Two North Texas-based artists worked for 10 hours a day with the franchise to create a new brilliant artwork display set to be unveiled at the American Airlines Center over the weekend. The custom exhibit reaches over eight feet and features 800 recycled Dallas Mavericks fan clappers weaved into the design. The clappers were collected … Read more

What’s the Difference Between Analog and Digital Circuits in PCB Design?

What you’ll learn: Analog circuit design guidelines. Digital circuit design guidelines. Differences in the guidelines between the two. Several products in the electronics industry require both analog and digital printed-circuit-board (PCB) designs. The design requirements for analog circuits and digital circuits vary and the PCB engineer must follow corresponding guidelines while designing the circuit board. … Read more

Top-Heavy Capacity

One year earlier the share was 56% and back in 2018 it was 53%. A decade ago, the share held by the top five was about 40%. The industry continues to get more top heavy regarding the composition of companies fabricating ICs. This analysis comes from Knometa’s recently released Global Wafer Capacity 2022 report. Combined, … Read more

Arts and crafts legend Tonia Todman shows how to create stunning DIY paper poppies

Australian TV personality and craftwork expert, Tonia Todman, known to her followers as the Queen of Craft, has dropped by The Morning Show to encourage more of us to get creative around the home this month. Tonia is collaborating with Spotlight to help celebrate self-expression and creativity with Make It March, in a bid to … Read more

Explore the world at WPSU’s Multicultural Children’s Festival on April 16

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – A Chinese Dragon Dance, Irish dancers, and international crafts and food will all be part of WPSU-TV and PBS KIDS ‘free Multicultural Children’s Festival on Saturday, April 16. The festival will be held 10 am – 1 pm and 2–4 pm at WPSU Studios in Innovation Park. Children attending will receive … Read more

Arts and crafts garden design: 5 key elements for a backyard

The key elements of Arts and Crafts garden design can still be used to inspire modern gardens today. The late 19th century movement produced some of the most influential, world-renowned gardens, which continue to have an enormous influence on how we garden today. Take inspiration from arts and craft garden designs and incorporate some of … Read more