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Chinese scientists find ductile semiconductor for flexible electronics

Chinese scientists have found a kind of inorganic semiconductor, which has good ductility and flexibility at room temperature and may be used in flexible electronics.

Apr 16, 2018, 14:06 PM IST

Disposable personal electronics in the offing

The advance may lead to eco-friendly disposable personal electronics and biomedical devices that dissolve within the body, researchers said.

Sep 11, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Researchers create insulators for long lasting electronics

 At a time when the quest is for smaller and faster units with infinite battery life, researchers from the University of California-Riverside have built topological insulators (TI) for quicker and longer-lasting electronics.

Jun 24, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

UP CM Yogi Adityanath approves draft of new industrial policy

Yogi Adityanath had gone through the key points of the 'UP Industrial Investment and Employment Promotion Policy-2017' yesterday.

Jun 09, 2017, 12:50 PM IST

Brain-inspired memory device for wearable electronics

Seoul: Researchers have developed a new memory device for wearable devices like smart watches or phones which is inspired by the neuron connections of the human brain.
 

Sep 05, 2016, 16:53 PM IST

Electronics giant Philips posts 2015 profit up 55%

Dutch electronics giant Philips Tuesday unveiled solid net profits for last year, up 55 percent on 2014 driven by increased sales in its healthcare and lifestyle business as its seeks to shed its historic lighting section.

Jan 26, 2016, 19:49 PM IST

Next-gen electronics come closer to reality

For this study, scientists grew a series of parallel nano-tube lines, similar to the way nano-tubes will be used in computer chips.

Jan 10, 2016, 11:30 AM IST

'Electronic' plants to herald new era for scientists

A team of Swedish researchers, by using living roses, has created analogue and digital electronic circuits inside living plants, calling them "electronic plants".

Nov 22, 2015, 12:23 PM IST

Govt provides Rs 3,000 cr duty benefits to boost exports

FIEO Director General Ajay Sahai said that Rs 3,000 crore incentive would help Indian exporters at this challenging time.

Oct 30, 2015, 22:22 PM IST

Europe dumped its electronic waste on foreign shores: Study

 Mismanagement of discarded electronics within Europe involves a volume 10 times that of e-waste shipped to foreign shores in undocumented exports, according to an investigation into the functioning of the used and waste electronics market.

Sep 27, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

Kerala to Strengthen IT, Electronics Teaching in schools

Instruction in IT and electronics is going to be strengthened in all the schools in Kerala, a minister said on Thursday.

Sep 17, 2015, 20:27 PM IST

Govt gets Rs 90,000 cr investment proposals for electronics manufacturing

Government has received investment proposals totalling Rs 90,000 crore in the last two months for electronics manufacturing in the country, with significant interest in making mobile phones by local and foreign firms.

Aug 23, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

Govt gets proposals worth Rs 1.10 lakh crore under MSIPS

The government has received investment proposals worth about Rs 1.10 lakh crore in the last 12 months under the electronics manufacturing scheme MSIPS.

Aug 14, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

New transistors can make electronics cheaper, more efficient

 A material called gallium nitride (GaN) is poised to become the next semiconductor for power electronics, enabling much higher efficiency than silicon.

Aug 01, 2015, 13:21 PM IST

Panasonic three-month net profit soars more than 50%

Japanese electronics giant Panasonic said Wednesday that its net profit soared 57 percent from a year ago, mainly thanks to a tax accounting change as the electronics giant continues to reshape its business.

Jul 29, 2015, 13:55 PM IST

Scientists develop faster method to produce graphene

 Researchers have found a faster, scalable method to develop few-layer graphene for use in energy storage and other material applications.

Jul 25, 2015, 13:06 PM IST

Massless particle for gen-next electronics found

A massless particle that eluded scientists for 85 years has been discovered and it could pave the way for faster and more efficient electronics and new types of quantum computing.

Jul 17, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

3D-printed soft robot jumps like humans

The world's first 3D-printed robot has been created with a rigid core but a soft exterior that helps him take multiple jumps and adapt better with humans.

Jul 10, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Chipmaker Atmel exploring sale: Sources

Atmel Corp , a maker of small processors called microcontrollers that are used in a variety of electronics, is exploring strategic alternatives, including a possible sale, three people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

Jun 09, 2015, 03:14 AM IST

New step toward 'green' bendable electronics with 1st light-emitting paper

A team of scientists is reporting a new step toward bendable electronics after developing the first light-emitting, transparent and flexible paper out of environmentally friendly materials via a simple, suction-filtration method.

May 22, 2015, 00:25 AM IST