HG Semiconductor Announced Lock-up Undertakings by Shareholders

HONG KONG, Jun 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – HG Semiconductor Limited (“HG Semiconductor”, together with its subsidiaries, “the Group”; stock code: 6908.HK) is pleased to announce that two of the shareholders of the Group, including major shareholder GSR Capital Special Opportunity Fund L.P. (“GSR Capital”) and strategic shareholder Great Ocean Prime Holding […]

Hitachi Power Semiconductor Device Develops High-Voltage Motor Driver IC Products

TOKYO, Jun 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi Power Semiconductor Device, Ltd. (HPSD) has developed two High-Voltage Motor Driver ICs primarily for room air-conditioners. The single-chip IC products ‘ECN30216’ & ‘ECN30624’ are able to tolerate large variation of supply voltage. Both products possess the function of shutting down all the output devices […]

Hitachi High-Tech Launches Dark Field Wafer Defect Inspection System DI2800, Achieving High-Sensitivity 100% Inspection for Semiconductor Devices in the IoT and Automotive Fields

TOKYO, Jun 3, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi High-Tech Corporation announced the launch of the Hitachi Dark Field Wafer Defect Inspection System DI2800, a critical component in any semiconductor manufacturer’s metrology capabilities. The DI2800 is a high-speed metrology system designed to identify defects and particles on patterned wafers up to 8 inches […]

HG Semiconductor Introduces New Strategic Investor

HONG KONG, May 19, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – HG Semiconductor Limited (“HG Semiconductor”, together with its subsidiaries, “the Group”; stock code: 6908.HK) is pleased to announce the introduction of a new strategic investor, Wide Yield Investment Holding Limited (“Wide Yield Investment”), which supports the vision and expansion of the Group to building […]

DENSO and USJC Collaborate on Automotive Power Semiconductors

Kariya, Kuwana, Japan/Hsinchu, Taiwan, Apr 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DENSO Corporation, a leading mobility supplier, and United Semiconductor Japan Co., Ltd. (“USJC”), a subsidiary of global semiconductor foundry United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303)(“UMC”), today announced that the companies have agreed to collaborate on the production of power semiconductors at […]

HG Semiconductor Announces 2021 Annual Results

Building up its Core Capabilities in GaN to Lay an All-round Strategic Layout for Business TransformationStriving to Become a Leading Supplier of Third-generation GaN Semiconductors in Greater China HONG KONG, Mar 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – HG Semiconductor Limited (“HG Semiconductor”, together with its subsidiaries, “the Group”; stock code: 6908.HK) is pleased to announce its […]

Showa Denko Launches Mass Production of 6-inch SiC Single Crystal Wafers

TOKYO, Mar 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) (TOKYO: 4004) has launched mass production of silicon carbide single crystal wafers (SiC wafers) with a diameter of 6 inches (150 mm), which are used as materials for SiC epitaxial wafers*1 to be processed and installed into SiC-based power semiconductors (SiC […]

Rochester Electronics Partners with Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

Kyoto Semiconductor expands customer access worldwide and offers long-term customer support by providing Rochester Electronics with high quality optical semiconductors for communication and sensing. NEWBURYPORT, MA, March 9, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Rochester Electronics LLC (Massachusetts, USA) is partnering with Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (Kyoto, Japan), a leading optical device solution manufacturer with world-class technologies and Japanese […]

DENSO to Take Minority Stake in JASM

KARIYA, JAPAN, Feb 15, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM), Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation (“SSS”) and DENSO Corporation (“DENSO”) today announced that DENSO will take a minority stake in Japan Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing, Inc. (“JASM”), TSMC’s majority-owned manufacturing subsidiary in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan with a US$0.35 billion investment. With […]

Showa Denko Accelerates Search for Optimal Formulation of Semiconductor Materials with Quantum Computing Technology

TOKYO, Feb 10, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) has demonstrated that it is possible to dramatically speed up the time required to search for optimal formulations of semiconductor materials, from several decades to several tens of seconds, using quantum computing technology. Image of optimization of semiconductor materials formulation […]

Showa Denko Accelerates Search for Optimal Formulation of Semiconductor Materials Leveraging Quantum Computing Technology

TOKYO, Feb 10, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) has demonstrated that it is possible to dramatically speed up the time required to search for optimal formulations of semiconductor materials, from several decades to several tens of seconds, using quantum computing technology. Semiconductor materials contain a large number of […]

HG Semiconductor Completed Placing of 14,346,000 Shares

HONG KONG, Dec 2, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – HG Semiconductor Limited (“HG Semiconductor”, together with its subsidiaries, “the Group”, Stock Code: 6908.HK) is pleased to announce that the Group fulfilled and completed the placing agreement took place on 1 December 2021. An aggregate of 14,346,000 placing shares, representing approximately 2.55% of the […]

HG Semiconductor Announces its Strategic Investment in GaN Systems Inc.

HONG KONG, Nov 25, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – HG Semiconductor Limited (“HG Semiconductor”, together with its subsidiaries, “the Group”, Stock Code: 6908.HK) is pleased to announce that FastSemi Holding Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Group, has invested in GaN Systems Inc. (“GaN Systems”), a leader in gallium nitride (“GaN”) technology, and […]

DENSO Contributes to a Decarbonized Society by Providing SiC Power Semiconductors

TOKYO, Nov 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DENSO Corporation has been contributing to spreading the use of electric vehicles, extending their mileage, and reducing CO2 emissions from vehicles by developing SiC (silicon carbide) power semiconductors, which incorporate DENSO’s proprietary structures and processing technologies, and using them in its in-vehicle products. SiC power […]

Universities and DENSO Develop Biosensor to Detect SARS-CoV-2 and Accelerate Development for Practical Application

TOKYO, Oct 21, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Tokai University, Toyohashi University of Technology, Chubu University, and DENSO Corporation have been developing testing equipment to detect SARS-CoV-2 with support from the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED)(1). Universities and DENSO announced today that the group has succeeded in developing a biosensor […]

Hua Hong Semiconductor Achieved Mass Production of 12” 90nm BCD

HONG KONG, Jun 3, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hua Hong Semiconductor Limited (“Hua Hong Semiconductor” or the “Company”, stock code: 1347.HK), a global, leading specialty pure-play foundry, announced that its 90nm BCD process has received wide recognition from customers for its high performance index and compact chip size, and mass production has […]

Hitachi’s new facility is being established in the United States in order to collaborate and create new solutions with customers

TOKYO, May 31, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi High-Tech Corporation and Hitachi High-Tech Group company, Hitachi High-Tech America, Inc., announce today the establishment of Hitachi’s Center of Excellence in Portland, a new centralized facility for semiconductor engineering in Hillsboro, Oregon. Rendering: Hitachi’s Center of Excellence in Portland We are consolidating our semiconductor […]

Showa Denko and Infineon Technologies Conclude Supply Contract and Development Agreement

TOKYO, May 6, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) has concluded a two-year contract including optional extension clauses with Infineon Technologies AG (Infineon), a German semiconductor manufacturer providing semiconductor solutions for automotive and industrial use worldwide, to sell SiC materials for power semiconductors and cooperatively develop SiC materials technology. […]