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SEMICON Taiwan 2003
  • DIGITIMES Show Daily, SEMICON Taiwan 2003, Taipei (15-17 September)

    Last update: Wednesday 17 September 2003 [22 news items]

Amkor: Outsourced IC packaging and testing to double in three years

Sep 17, 19:37

The global market for outsourced IC packaging and testing is likely to balloon to US$10.5 billion in 2005 from US$5.7 billion in 2002, as packaging and testing costs rise as a proportion...

Bruce Freyman, executive vice president of operations at Amkor Technology

Testing and packaging, the mainstay of China’s semiconductor industry

Sep 17, 17:47

The testing and packaging industry represents a significant portion of the semiconductor industry in China. According to the China Center for Information Industry Development (CCID),...

Overview of new packaging technologies

Sep 17, 17:43

Demand from end-user application markets drives the development of new packaging technologies. For instance, mobile phones drove the development of stack packaging and PCs and game...

Connecting ICs to the outside world, scientifically, ethically and with the environment in mind

Sep 17, 17:40

Taiwan, situated at the center of the Asia-Pacific region, enjoys a tremendous geographical advantage over its neighbors. With its complete electronics supply chain and the world’s...

Walt Cheng, Asia Pacific Regional Director of DuPont Microcircuit Material (MCM)

Semiconductors set for double-digit growth in 2004; DRAM chips to lead the recovery

Sep 17, 17:37

The increasingly diverse applications for semiconductors – growing from a focus on to encompass many consumer products – will induce robust, double digit growth for the...

Taiwan packaging and testing providers enjoy record August sales

Sep 16, 22:10

Taiwan-based IC packaging and testing service providers enjoyed strong sales in August. Nine companies set record highs, and four others posted highs for this year.

Gartner: Worldwide flash card market to grow 38% in 2003

Sep 16, 22:09

Despite declining NAND flash memory component prices in the first half of this year, the worldwide flash card market is poised for strong revenue growth in 2003, market research firm...

Semiconductor industry in China enacting a great leap forward

Sep 16, 17:51

The combination of increasing foreign and domestic investment with a strategy shift towards foundry services has helped the semiconductor manufacturing industry in China establish...

Unaxis keeps focus on customers and integration in deposition and etching

Sep 16, 17:50

Building on a long history in advanced manufacturing technologies and processes, Unaxis Semiconductors, a US subsidiary of the Swiss company Unaxis, is taking an integrated, customer-oriented...

Ken Barry, president of Unaxis Semiconductors

Entegris cleans up in materials integrity management

Sep 16, 17:50

Cleanliness remains a key to successful manufacturing in the semiconductor arena and a key force for profitability for Chaska, Minn.-based Entegris. The company grew 30% in its 2003...

Jim Dauwalter, Entegris president & CEO

Semiconductor industry capital spending set to rise

Sep 16, 17:47

Semiconductor capital expenditures are tightly linked to the recovery of the entire industry. There is a direct knock-on effect from an increase in demand for semiconductors to the...

Blue skies reflect industry sentiment at opening of Semicon Taiwan 2003

Sep 16, 17:33

Semicon Taiwan 2003 opened yesterday at 10 am. Blue skies greeted the record number of participants and seemed to reflect the mood of the lines of attendees waiting to register. The...

Semicon Taiwan 2003 show

Taiwan semiconductor manufacturing industry upgrading its technology

Sep 15, 11:31

Taiwan’s IC industry grew 12% year-on-year to produce NT$348.5 billion worth of products in the first half of 2003, according to the Industrial Technology Information Service...

Superhighway now open! Faster than ever before – integrated solutions from IC design to manufacturing

Sep 15, 11:30

At SEMICON Taiwan, Spirox will take customers on a tour of a new “Superhighway.” David Sheu, Spirox chairman and CEO, explains more.

David Sheu, Spirox chairman and CEO

FEI Company finds focus in nanotech as smaller features drive development

Sep 15, 11:28

In the world of semiconductors, size continues to play a critical role as customers continue to clamor for smaller and smaller features. Like its competitors, FEI Company is working...

Jay Lindquist, senior vice president, corporate marketing/strategic planning for FEI

Semiconductor outlook positive on higher demand and cautious capital spending

Sep 15, 11:27

While widespread sentiment is mixed for a near-term recovery in the semiconductor industry, positive signs are beginning to appear.

MEMS, III-V technology in the spotlight at SEMICON Taiwan 2003

Sep 15, 11:26

SEMICON Taiwan 2003 will highlight two exciting and emerging technology areas: MEMS (micro-electromechanical systems) and III-V semiconductors.

Stanley T. Myers, SEMI president and CEO

Upturn to strengthen next year

Sep 15, 11:25

Although no “killer apps” have emerged and uncertainty about the sustainability of this recovery remains, an upturn has begun that will strengthen in 2004 and 2005, said...

Archie Hwang, chairman and CEO of Hermes-Epitek


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Sep 12, 10:50

Spirox provides integrated solutions from IC design through manufacturing for the semiconductor and TFT LCD high-tech industries. Please visit Spirox’s booth to experience our...

Credence Octet SoC tester

FEI Company

Sep 12, 10:40

Dual-beam analysis

Dual-beam analysis


Sep 12, 10:29

Pressure transducer

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