Microbattery Patent Landscape

…batteries are only commercialized by few companies (PowerPaper, Cymbet, Infinite Power Solutions and ST Microelectronics) while Johnson Battery Technology, Front Edge Technology and I-TEN are evaluating their micro-battery prototypes and…

TSV Stacked Memory Patent Landscape

…market with first products appearance (3DS DDR4, HBM, HMC) but also first hot patent litigations between ELM 3DS and microelectronics giants (Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix and Micron Technology). The TSV…

RF GaN Patent Landscape

…Chuangwei Electronics. Other noticeable new entrants are Taiwan’s TSMC and Wavetek Microelectronics, Korea’s Wavice and Gigalane, Japan’s Advantest, and America’s MACOM and ON Semiconductor. In the report we detail both…

Miniaturized Gas Sensors Patent Landscape

…between 1994 and 2003 induced by the emergence of IDMs (ST Microelectronics, Micronas, Honeywell, NGK, Bosch), American R&D labs (Caltech, University of Florida) and pure play gas sensor companies (CCMOS…

FD-SOI Patent Landscape

…Institute of Microelectronics (CAS), Intel, KAIST, Lapis Semiconductor, Micron Technology, Oki Electric Industry, Renesas Electronics, Samsung Electronics, Seiko Instruments, Sharp, SK Hynix, SMIC, Soitec, STMicroelectronics, Toshiba, TSMC, United Microelectronics Corporation…

Nanopore Sequencing Patent Landscape

microelectronics and semiconductors (Hitachi, IBM, Samsung Electronics, Intel, and GlobalFoundries) have recently filed patents claiming solid-state nanopores. Most main patent assignees have developed an international IP strategy. American players have…

Fan-Out Wafer Level Packaging Patent Landscape

…STATS ChipPAC, TSMC, ASE, Deca Technologies, Nepes, Nanium, SPIL, Amkor, Powertech Technology, Intel, STMicroelectronics, Samsung, NCAP, WiLAN, 3D PLUS, and Apple. Each company’s IP profile includes the time evolution of…

GaN Technology Top-100 IP Profiles

…HANGZHOU SILAN AZURE, HC SEMITEK, HEWLETT PACKARD, HITACHI, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY, HRL LABORATORIES, HUNAN HUALEI OPTOELECTRONIC, IBM, ILJIN LED, INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE (ITRI), INFINEON, INSTITUTE OF MICROELECTRONICS CHINESE…