An exotic material called gallium nitride (GaN) is poised to become the next semiconductor for power electronics, enabling much higher efficiency than silicon.
Jul 29, 2015 in Semiconductors
New semiconductor material made from black phosphorus may be candidate to replace silicon in future tech
Silicon Valley in Northern California got its nickname from the multitude of computer chip manufacturers that sprung up in the surrounding area in the 1980's. Despite its ubiquity as a chip building material, silicon may ...
Jul 30, 2015 in Semiconductors