Something Unhealthy is in the Air
Why do we need environmental air pollution sensors?
Lam Research to Expand Global Capacity with New Production Facility in Southeast Asia
I recently spoke with Andrew Goh, Vice President at General Manager at Lam Research Southeast Asia, about the importance of the company's new production facility in Penang and its COVID-19 relief efforts. Ng: Before we delve into details, please...
SEMI Evolves with Eye to Future: Interview with Bettina Weiss
A lot has happened in fifty years, particularly when it comes to the microelectronics industry. Founded in 1970 by a group of semiconductor industry pioneers who believed that co-opetition — instead of traditional competition—would produce a more...
AEM Global Diversification Key to Business Continuity During COVID-19 Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has inflicted major impacts on manufacturing operations worldwide including in the semiconductor industry. The virus has left millions of people confined to their homes, resulting in a massive shift to virtual work and...
Microchip Technology Battles COVID-19 in Bid to Help Drive Philippines Business Recovery
As the COVID-19 quarantine-related restrictions for commerce and transportation are lifted in the Philippines, companies are dusting off desks, cleaning coffee mugs, warming up equipment and gradually bringing back staff to resume full...
How the Semiconductor Industry Can Emerge Stronger After the COVID-19 Crisis
Semiconductor companies that begin revising their long-term strategies now may emerge stronger in the next normal.
COVID-19: How to Emerge Stronger from the Crisis – Insights from McKinsey & Company
While the full contours of the next normal are still unclear, semiconductor companies largely acted decisively at the beginning of the crisis to build resilience and position the sector for future growth. To plan ahead, now is the time to think...
Can Infrared Technologies Protect Us From COVID-19?
(The following is an excerpt of an article published by i-Micronews.)
Taking Some Heat: Thermal Imaging for Fever Detection in 2020
As government and business leaders start to talk about “returning to normal,” and looking to thermal cameras to help, questions remain about how and whether the latest technology can help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Entegris’s Pandemic Response and Best Practices for a Global Team
Olivier Corvez, senior manager of Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability at SEMI, sat down (virtually) with Todd Patterson, vice president of global EHS for Entegris Global Operations, to discuss how Entegris has responded to the global...