Essays Tagged: "Semiconductor"

Ethics in the workplace

ause minorglitches as well as problems that can carry serious repercussions, such asin the National Semiconductor case. When both the culpable component andcompany are found, the question arises of ho ... tempt to find a resolution forcases like these.The first mitigating factor involved in the National Semiconductorcase is the uncertainty, on the part of the employees, on the duties thatthey were assi ...

(6 pages) 351 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Silicon

is the equivalent of one tennis ball in a string of golfballs stretching from the earth to the moon.Semiconductors are usually materials which have energy-band gaps smallerthan 2eV. An important prope ... emiconductors is the ability to changetheir resistivity over several orders of magnitude by doping. Semiconductorshave electrical resistivities between 10-5 and 107 ohms.Semiconductors can be crystall ...

(5 pages) 91 0 4.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Ethics in Business

ause minorglitches as well as problems that can carry serious repercussions, such asin the National Semiconductor case. When both the culpable component andcompany are found, the question arises of ho ... tempt to find a resolution forcases like these.The first mitigating factor involved in the National Semiconductorcase is the uncertainty, on the part of the employees, on the duties thatthey were assi ...

(9 pages) 426 0 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Our Solar System

levels merge into bands. In electrical conductors, these bands are continuous butin insulators and semiconductors there is an 'energy gap', in which no electron orbits can exist,between the inner val ... . The fewer conduction electrons there are, the higher the electrical resistivity ofthe material.In semiconductors, the materials from which solar sells are made, the energy gap Eg isfairly small. Bec ...

(4 pages) 101 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

Memory

d data during the computer operation. The principal technology used for the main memory is based on semiconductor intergrated circuits. Intergrated circuit RAM chips are available in two possible oper ... as they are the largest and most complex circuits. The descriptions here are simplified of course; semiconductor manufacturing is a highly complex technical subject that I could never do justice to i ...

(6 pages) 167 3 2.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Semiconductors.

is to investigate how resistance varies with temperature for a metallic conductor, insulators, and semiconductor diodes. What exactly are these things? A semiconductor is a material having resistivit ... oefficient of resistance. The diode is any electronic device with only two electrodes. They are now semiconductor devices. A conductor is a substance, or a body, that offers a relatively small resista ...

(6 pages) 57 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

BUG, Inc - legal protection

s conventionally categorized according to subject matter: inventions, artistic expression, secrets, semiconductor designs, and so on. Intellectual property law regulates what people may legally do wit ...

(4 pages) 371 0 3.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Photovoltaic Cells.

the energy of the photon is transferred to an electron in an atom of the cell (which is actually a semiconductor). With its newfound energy, the electron is able to escape from its normal position as ... nt through an external load (such as a light bulb).The most important parts of a solar cell are the semiconductor layers, because this is where the electron current is created. There are a number of d ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

The History of the Radio.

at the significance of the silicon will help explain the functioning of this cell. The silicon is a semiconductor. That means that it allows electrons to flow, but not as freely as in metals. As I men ... carrier electron, is not strongly attached to the phosphorous atom and is left to wander within the semiconductor. When the p-type layer is doped with boron, the boron replaces the silicon in crystal ...

(7 pages) 22 0 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Self Directed Work Teams at Texas Instruments.

an 30,000 customers all over the world buy TI products. TI has three separate business segments: 1) Semiconductor; 2) Sensors & Controls; and 3) Educational & Productivity Solutions. Semicondu ... , and over time it averages a higher growth rate than the other two business segments, although the semiconductor market is characterized by wide swings in growth rates from year to year. TI was the w ...

(10 pages) 72 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Intel Corporation: 1968 - 1997

be the first to market with the newest devices." By 1973, the company had the world's best selling semiconductor product (1103 DRAM chip). From 1979 into the 1980's the industry began to change as co ...

(2 pages) 70 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Reseach On Superconductors

personal computers.Silicon chips Most integrated circuits are based on a silicon chip. Silicon is a semiconductor, a material that can be doped (treated) to control electric signals. Manufacturers use ... ects in Japan. Also in December 1998. Pirelli wiro built an 115kv test cable using high temperature semiconductor wire. There have been no major advancements in superconductors. However Tc's have acco ...

(2 pages) 818 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Bla

t do they know what makes a computer a computer? The Earth Science discovery of silicon and semiconductors helped in the creation of personal computer (PC's). Silicon is a semiconductor or met ... or glass, but not as well as things like copper and silver. These properties make silicon and other semiconductors the target for computer manufactures. Why do these properties make silicon so great f ...

(1 pages) 400 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Semiconductors

SEMICONDUCTORS In recent years there have been remarkable advances in technology that have r ... and emitters have played key roles in this revolution. In large measure these devices are based on semiconductor science.Semiconductors are distinguished from other materials by certain physical prop ... science.Semiconductors are distinguished from other materials by certain physical properties. Solid semiconductors appear as crystalline or amorphous form. Crystalline being the most important manifes ...

(8 pages) 25 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Inside every modern computer o

(3 pages) 401 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Production of silicon chips

(3 pages) 7 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Space

nergy and turn it into electricity? Solar panels are made of solar cells. A cell is a small disk of semiconductor like silicon. The cells are attached to a wire by a circuit. Light is converted into e ... a circuit. Light is converted into electricity that flows through the circuit, as light strikes the semiconductor. The solar cell stops producing power as soon as the light is removed. How sola ...

(2 pages) 401 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Choose an Industry with which You Are Familiar. Carry out a Strategic Assessment of it.

p;………………………….4A-2 Introducing Semiconductor Industry and Fairchild……...……………&hell ... yourself nor your enemy, you will always endanger yourself."In the assignment, I will introduce the semiconductor industry and take a firm to be an example and then critically analyse it by several fa ...

(16 pages) 56 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Marketing Plan

on Process & TEL BUs ��Executive SummaryTokyo Electron Limited has been the top 2 Semiconductors Production Equipment (SPE) manufacturer since 1996, seconded to Applied Material only ... manufacturer since 1996, seconded to Applied Material only. Recently economy climate had badly hit semiconductor production industries & wafer fabrication industries. All SPE manufacturers are fa ...

(21 pages) 77 0 0.0 Jul/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing