Wrinkly transistors

Materials scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have investigated how micro-scale wrinkling affects electrical performance in carbon based, single crystal semiconductors and believe the work could have application in wearable electronics.

  • Wrinkly transistors could find application in wearable electronics

    Materials scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have investigated how micro-scale wrinkling affects electrical performance in carbon based, single crystal semiconductors and believe the work could have application in wearable electronics.
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    Sharp Microelectronics has unveiled a 1.33in diagonal colour memory LCD. According to the company, the eight colour module has ultra low power consumption, allowing designers to use it to create 'always on' devices that show data at a glance.

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    The Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium (EEMBC) has announced a benchmark that looks at the efficiency of Internet of Things edge nodes. The benchmark, currently in development, aims to provide a standardised way for application developers to compare ... Read More
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    Microarchitectural improvements applied in ARM's Cortex-A72 core are said to increase efficiency such that it can deliver the same performance of a Cortex-A15 processor while consuming half the power on a 28nm process. And the company suggests the A72 will ... Read More





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