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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

Lionix helps ETH to scale quantum computer
Imec and Ximea partnership brings new hyperspectral camera into focus
CWI gets NWA grant for integrating smart vehicles in society
Qutech and co want to quantum-connect the Randstad
Neways acquiesces to automotive angst, axes 250
Academic Startup Competition announces its top 10
Ebusco and Rocsys link up for automated bus depots

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.