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STMicroelectronics to acquire majority stake in SiC wafer manufacturer Norstel

12 February, 2019 | Supplied by: STMicroelectronics Pty Ltd

STMicroelectronics will acquire 55% of Norstel's share capital, with an option to acquire the remaining 45% subject to certain conditions.


You could be a Master of Quantum Technology

11 February, 2019 | Supplied by: The University of Queensland

The University of Queensland is launching a new quantum technology program that is set to prepare students for highly skilled, highly paid positions.


Asian power electronics fair opens in June

08 February, 2019

The 2019 edition of PCIM Asia is coming to Shanghai in June to showcase the most recent innovations and solutions in power electronics.


Waterproof electronic circuits made of graphene

06 February, 2019

When graphene is integrated with the metal of an electronic circuit, the contact resistance is not affected by moisture.


World Electronics Forum coming to Adelaide

01 February, 2019

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the World Electronics Forum (WEF) will be held in Adelaide from 4–6 December 2019, in conjunction with an international conference.


ST and Arilou collaborate to detect automotive hacking

25 January, 2019 | Supplied by: STMicroelectronics Pty Ltd

The project seeks to address emerging requests for protection against intrusion via communication buses in automotive body and gateway applications.


3D atomic-scale quantum chip architecture demonstrated

24 January, 2019

UNSW scientists have shown for the first time that they can build atomic-precision qubits in a 3D device — a major step towards a universal quantum computer.


Shaping tomorrow's leaders

23 January, 2019 | Supplied by: STMicroelectronics Pty Ltd

STMicroelectronics and Alibaba are combining their hardware and software solutions to help students from universities in China learn all the aspects of cloud computing.


Electrolube achieves global aerospace standard AS 9100

22 January, 2019 | Supplied by: Electrolube

Electrochemicals manufacturer Electrolube has been awarded the AS 9100 internationally recognised Quality Management System standard.


eCOUNT embedded signs ED2 as ANZ distribution partner

21 January, 2019 | Supplied by: Kontron Australia Pty Ltd

ED2 will sell eCOUNT embedded's flat-panel controllers, ultralow power computer-on-modules and RFID reader platforms in Australia and New Zealand.


Program to prepare businesses for Fourth Industrial Revolution

18 January, 2019

The Industry 4.0 Testlabs for Australia program is designed to prepare businesses for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, with the help of six selected Australian universities.


Cree and STMicroelectronics announce silicon carbide wafer supply agreement

17 January, 2019 | Supplied by: STMicroelectronics Pty Ltd

Electronics company Cree has signed a multiyear agreement to produce and supply its Wolfspeed silicon carbide (SiC) wafers to STMicroelectronics.


Megadrone breaks record for lifting heaviest load

14 January, 2019

With the help of its 16 propellers, Forvola's megadrone lifted a box full of spare parts weighing 101 kg to a height of almost 1.5 m for more than one minute and three seconds.


The power of spin-orbit coupling in quantum computing

21 December, 2018

Researchers are investigating pathways to scale up atom-based computing architectures using spin-orbit coupling — the coupling of a qubit's orbital and spin degree of freedom.


New institute to create ethically aware AI

20 December, 2018

The Gradient Institute was founded to research the ethics of artificial intelligence (AI) and develop ethical AI-based systems.


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