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Training is key to superior chip knowledge at NXP

For semiconductor giant NXP’s failure analysis department, training employees and broadening its knowledge base is instrumental in holding the leading edge.

Headlines

Dawn Aerospace validates B20 Thrusters in space
Imec.istart balloons to ‎€30M as maximum investment doubles
Layoffs at Ampleon during surge of RF activities in Nijmegen
Easics eyes expansion and elects a new CEO
NXP raises 2 billion for green projects
Microsure shores its coffers with €2.7M in new investment
Intel: Benelux fab an option

From manufacturing data to continuous process improvement

Angelo Hulshout has taken up the challenge to bring the benefits of production agility to the market and set up a new business around that. Currently, he’s working out the plan and making the first realization steps.

In other news

161 researchers awarded a Veni grant... (NWO)
...and 81 receive a Vidi grant (NWO)
China should expect no reprieve under Biden (Reuters)

Don’t fall for symptoms

Rather than instinctively reacting to what life throws your way, pause, reflect and decide on a course of action that actually results in what you’re looking to accomplish.