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Synonyms for integrated circuit

a microelectronic computer circuit incorporated into a chip or semiconductor

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Hyundai Motor Company (KSE: 005380), a South Korea-based automaker, is reportedly planning in-house development of sensors and computer chips for autonomous vehicles.
Authorities said say the Vermont computer chip production plant now claimed by GlobalFoundries has gained a $55 million finance infusion that is accelerating plant yield by 15%.
Jacob is confident that the advantages offered by photonic circuitry within computer chips will motivate manufacturers to introduce this innovation into their products.
Because the value of security features depends not only on their solid design, but also on an inspection process that uses them, the additional security against forgery and counterfeiting that could be provided by the inclusion of computer chips on e-passports issued by the United States and foreign countries, including those participating in the visa waiver program, is not fully realized.
Competition commissioner Neelie Kroes declared: "Intel has harmed millions of European consumers by deliberately acting to keep competitors out of the market for computer chips for many years.
US computer chip giants Intel have been fined a record pounds 953million by the the European Commission for breaching fair competition rules.
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According to Paul Collins of Wheely Environmental Refuse Services (WERS) the computer chip embedded in each bin will ensure that the customer will have greater control over the cost of refuse disposal.
The gift will fuel UCF's College of Optics and Photonics' research in extreme ultraviolet Lithography, a process that computer chip manufacturers expect to begin using in about four years because it will allow for smaller, denser features to be imprinted on chips.
Robert Paul Vass, 37, who operated from strip clubs on his laptop, made his fortune from a computer chip fraud with three other men.
The results, published online in the journal Nano Letters, provide new evidence that semiconducting carbon nanotubes hold great promise for replacing conventional semiconductor materials in applications ranging from computer chips to biochemical sensors.
The resources employed in turning raw quartz into silicon-based computer chips include fossil fuels, water, and chemicals including potentially toxic solvents, lead, chromium, mercury, arsenic, and silica.
The sensors, which are placed on computer chips and installed in various detectors, including wall boxes and hand-held devices, can sense hydrogen in the air, Kotwick said.
IBM scientists have developed a breakthrough transistor technology that could enable production of a new class of smaller, faster and lower power computer chips than currently possible with silicon.
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