Richardson RFPD Carries STMicro DMOS

Richardson RFPD, Inc. today announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a new diffused metal oxide semiconductor (DMOS) transistor from STMicroelectronics (ST). The SD2931-12MR is a gold metallized N-channel field-effect RF power transistor intended for use in 50V DC large signal applications up to 230 MHz. The new device offers outstanding thermal capability…

STMicro Wins MEMS Awards

STMicroelectronics,  a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has been selected by MEMS Industry Group and affiliated voters as the Company of the Year for its continuing success in growing its MEMS business, expanding its product line, and demonstrating industry leadership and vision. Adding to ST’s Company of the Year…

STMicroelectronics Named Top 100 Global Innovator

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, was named a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Global Innovator for the second year in a row, recognizing ST’s position among the world’s most innovative companies. The program recognizes and rewards organizations that are leading the innovation charge as measured by a series of proprietary patent-related metrics.

ST Delivers ‘Mixed’ Q3 Results

STMicroelectronics NV reported a smaller loss for the September quarter on a sharp reduction in impairment and restructuring charges but the chipmaker is still facing headwinds in several of its markets in addition to industrywide inventory correction and softer demand across the semiconductor market. In response, ST said it will continue to focus on growth…

STMicro Gets Cisco CSR Award

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications,  has received the 2013 Excellence in Sustainability Award from Cisco. This prestigious award recognizes ST for demonstrating transparency and accountability for the environmental and social impacts of their operations, and partnering with Cisco on projects and solutions, as well as demonstrated leadership…

STMicro Sites Get ISO Energy ‘OK’

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has announced that all six of its front-end manufacturing sites have achieved certification to the latest, most stringent ISO 50001 energy-management standard. The certification process involved developing tools to systematically measure the energy consumption of each piece of equipment, including buildings, and…

STMicro Receives Chip Technology Award

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced it has won a prestigious BearingPoint Innovation Management Award for its FD-SOI technology in the “Innovation Ecosystem” category. Over the past 50 years, the semiconductor industry’s efforts to meet the growing demand for computing power have followed Moore’s…

STMicro & Element14 Ink Design Pact

CooCox, the highly integrated ARM® Cortex™-M design environment (IDE) from Newark element14, has been extended to support the new STMicroelectronics Value-Line of microcontrollers (MCUs), enabling designers to quickly develop applications across the STM32 Value-Line MCUs.   The new design support is a dividend of the close collaboration between ST and Premier Farnell (LSE:pfl), parent company of…