February 2009
Solid State Technology;Feb2009, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p8
Trade Publication
The article presents global news briefs related to solid state electronics. Global revenue in the DRAM sector fell by nearly 20 percent in 2008 to $25.2 billion, following a 7 percent slide in 2007. A partnership has been signed between ASM International and SAFC Hitech targeting atomic layer deposition (ALD) source materials. Air Products Inc. and the company Showa Denko are building a new site in Kawasaki, Japan, to supply clean gases such as tetrafluoromethane (CF4).


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