2010 Press Releases

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COme to WIN in leveraging the European competitiveness in miniaturized smart systems
December 27, 2010 - MEMS

With the launch of the COWIN initiative, the European Research community has engaged in a new step towards value creation in miniaturized smart systems... Here

• Significant improvement in LED technologies - LED Manufacturing Technologies by EPIC & Yole Développement
December 16, 2010 - LED

Yole Développement (Lyon, France) and EPIC (Paris, France) announce the publication of their new market & technological study dedicated to LED industry: LED ManTech Report... Here

• Motion Solutions for Consumer Electronics - A webcast from Movea & I-Micronews.com
December 13, 2010 - MEMS

Movea and I-Micronews.com, Yole Développement’s Media website announce the webcast Enabling Next Generation Motion Solutions for Consumer Electronics on December 15, on 8.00 AM PST. Speakers are Bruno Flament and Tim Kelliher, Movea, Jean-Christophe Eloy, Yole Développement...

• The Ultimate database of 250 worldwide LED players: Epi, Front-End and Packaging
November 26, 2010 - LED

Yole Développement (Lyon, France) and EPIC (Paris, France) announce the publication of the LED Fab Database dedicated to LED industry...

1400 new epi-reactors in the 2010-2012 period - The LED Industry by EPIC & Yole Développement
November 26, 2010 - LED

Yole Développement (Lyon, France) and EPIC (Paris, France) announce the publication of their new market & technological study dedicated to LED industry: Status of the LED industry, 2008 - 2020 analysis...

The First Standardization steps in the PV Inverter Industry
November 19, 2010 - Photovoltaic

This updated version of Yole Développement’s PV inverter trends report presents a comparison between what Yole Développement had previously anticipated and what really happened; and also the new integration that will take place in an inverter... Here

Gaming market reveals changes in the MEMS gyroscope competitive landscape
October 28, 2010 - MEMS

Yole Développement will release next month, its new report dedicated to worldwide consumer electronics industry, Motion Sensor Market for Consumer & Mobile Applications. This market & technological analysis will include competitive landscape, market data, technological challenges analysis... Here

GaN Power Devices: A $350M Market in 2015
October 28, 2010 - Compound Semiconductors

Yole Développement releases its new markets & technological study - Power GaN: Market & Technology Analysis - dedicated to Power GaN industry.
GaN is an already well implanted semiconductor technology, widely diffused in the LED optoelectronics industry...

Acute material shortage sent 2” wafer prices in the low $30’s. Shortage to be resolved by mid 2011…
October 26, 2010 - Compound Semiconductors

Yole Développement’s Sapphire Market 2010, Q4 Update report details major market metrics of the current and projected sapphire device and substrate business, describing the targeted applications, the key players, the supply‐chain, the volumes and related market size of each segment... Here

• Myth, niche or high volume necessity? 3D Silicon & Glass Interposers - Yole Développement webcast on October 18
October 18, 2010 - Advanced Packaging

Following the recent release of the brand new and unique analysis on "3D Glass & Silicon Interposers: Technologies, Applications & Markets", Yole Developpement is pleased to invite you to our free of charge webcast... Here

• Be ready for the next generation of IC packaging & substrate assembly waves!
September 27, 2010 - Advanced Packaging

Following the recent release of their new report about Embedded Wafer-Level-Packages (including both FOWLP and embedded die in PCB), Yole Développement is pleased to invite you to a FREE webinar onOctober 5th, 2010... Here

• Yole Développement & SVTC announce new joint webcast
September 22, 2010 - Microfluidics

Yole Développement and SVTC Technologies announce the webcast, Next Generation Flowcells: Advanced Fabrication and Packaging Solutions. This webcast will be held on October 13, at 8.00 AM PDT. Register today to explore “Innovations in High Density Flowcell Etching”… Here

• Inertial measurement unit (IMU) market to reach $2.6B by 2015, as improving MEMS technology enables new applications
September 21, 2010 - MEMS

Yole Développement's new updated report  IMU & High Performance Inertial MEMS 2011 analyzes worldwide market metrics from 2009 to 2015, market shares and key IMU applications… Here

• Growth is back, but only a limited number of players benefit...
September 15, 2010 - MEMS

Yole Développement updated its market & technologies dedicated to the MEMS industry: Status of the MEMS Industry 2010. This analysis is providing a unique 360° analysis of the evolutions of the MEMS applications and markets, with updated data on MEMS markets, analysis of the evolution of the industry from the manufacturing and innovation points of views, analysis of the strategies of the main players… Here

• Get a clear picture of tomorrow's winning PV technologies
August 26, 2010 - Photovoltaic

Yole Développement announces the release of its latest photovoltaic research study, named Photovoltaic Technology Roadmap, which presents and analyses the latest technology trends in crystalline and thin-film solar cells. The results were obtained as a result of a meticulous data collection process over more than 80 companies and R&D labs… Here

• Myth, niche or high volume necessity?
August 10, 2010 - Advanced Packaging

Yole Développement latest research study named 3D Silicon and Glass Interposers: Technologies, Applications and Markets contains a list of all the 3D silicon/glass interposer opportunities by application... Here

• Phil Garrou joins Yole Développement 3D Packaging Team
July 13, 2010 - Advanced Packaging

Yole Développement announces the addition of Dr. Philip Garrou to their consulting team as Senior Technical Analyst for 3D Packaging... Here

• When Sensing Comes Right into your Pocket!

June 29, 2010 - MEMS

The MEMS & Sensors for Smartphones report provides market data on MEMS & Sensors for mobile phones: key market metrics & dynamics including unit shipments, revenues and average selling price by type of MEMS & Sensors, market shares with detailed breakdown for each player... Here

• The total market for power components ... will grow from $30 million in 2010 to $50 million by 2015

June 11, 2010 - Power Electronics

Through this new market and technology report, Trends for Smart Grid Adoption, Yole Développement brings a clear definition of the smart grid, identifying the main activities, drivers and challenges for its adoption... Here

The next generations of IC packaging & substrate assembly waves!
June 10, 2010 - Advanced Packaging

Yole Développement's latest research study about Embedded Wafer-Level-Packages, covers the industry status in the commercialization of both Fan-Out WLP and Chip Embedding in Substrate technologies... Here

Driven by dramatic cost reduction of detectors, the market volume for
thermography and infrared vision will triple by 2015!
June 10, 2010 - MEMS

Uncooled IR Cameras & Detectors for Thermography and Vision report provides an overview of the IR camera supply chain including the main players, their relationship with detector manufacturers, the evolution of the business models... Here

A comprehensive survey of usage and markets for: GaAs, GaP, InP, SiC, Sapphire and bulk-GaN
June 7, 2010 - Compound Semiconductors

This new report, Compound Semiconductor Substrates 2010, offers a unique panorama of the compound semiconductor substrate business in a single package. It highlights the main metrics and the key market trends that will help material and equipment vendors to position their R&D efforts and anticipate the changes and forecasted evolution of their business... Here

Power Electronics Japan Forum 2010 from Silicon to SiC and GaN -
Final Agenda
May 25, 2010 - Power Electronics

Yole Développement and its Japanese partner, Global Information, are glad to present the Power Electronics Japan Forum. This 2-day seminar will take place, next week, at Four Seasons Hotel, Tokyo, Japan and will gather the most important Power Electronics experts… Here

Top 20 MEMS foundries:
TSMC makes the list, ST and Dalsa gain share
May 17, 2010 - MEMS

An IC foundry has made it into the ranks of the Top 20 MEMS foundries for the first time, as TSMC’s roughly $10 million in MEMS foundry revenues put it into 14th place on Yole Developpement’s 2009 listing… Here

Top 30 MEMS ranking:
Total revenues slip 5%, but innovation still spurs growth for many
March 15, 2010 - MEMS

Total MEMS revenues from the Top 30 MEMS suppliers tracked by Yole Développement slipped 5% in 2009, as the worldwide downturn hit consumer and automotive sales. But innovation still continued to sellHere

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