Series on Semiconductor Processing and Integrated Circuits, Part 4: Photoresists

By | 2017-05-09T15:23:09+00:00 March 24th, 2014|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Semiconductor|

A description of photoresists used in semiconductor processing.

Series on Semiconductor Processing and Integrated Circuits, Part 3: Oxidation

By | 2017-05-10T10:59:41+00:00 March 12th, 2014|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Semiconductor|

A review of oxidation during semiconductor fabrication and semiconductor processing.

Series on Semiconductor Processing and Integrated Circuits, Part 2: Process Yields

By | 2017-05-25T16:00:21+00:00 March 5th, 2014|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Semiconductor|

A brief review how process yields effect the semiconductor processing industry.

‘Green Light’ in Greenland Lends Hope For Rare Earth Mining

By | 2017-05-10T12:34:04+00:00 October 28th, 2013|Materials Science, Safety, Semiconductor|

A discussion over the mining availabilityof rare earth elements in Greenland and what it means to the semiconductor and engineering industries

Eco Friendly Engineering Materials & Designs: Roofing

By | 2017-05-10T14:14:58+00:00 September 27th, 2013|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Management|

Engineering designs and materials for roofing that work like a heat sink and help with the thermal management within a structure.

Engineering Environmentally Friendly Materials: Concrete

By | 2017-05-10T14:20:37+00:00 September 13th, 2013|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Management|

We look at engineering materials to replace concrete while keeping the thermal properties and thermal management of the substance.

Thermal Properties and Benefits of Polyethylene (PEX) Piping

By | 2017-05-10T14:31:49+00:00 September 6th, 2013|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Safety, Thermal Management|

A discussion on the thermal properties and engineering advances in the use of PEX pipe for thermal management in plumbing applications.

Alternative Energy Engineering: Energy from the Earth’s Natural Heat

By | 2017-05-10T16:54:32+00:00 June 7th, 2013|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Management|

A discussion of utilizing CFD and FEA to perform stress analysis and thermal analysis on turbines that acquire geothermal energy.

Advances in Engineering with the Piezoelectric Effect

By | 2017-05-11T11:26:54+00:00 April 12th, 2013|Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering|

The piezoelectric effect converts mechanical stresses into electric current and can lead to advances in electrical engineering.