2016-11-15 - Christoph Hammerschmidt

Si solar cell surpasses theoretical efficiency limit

The III-V/Si multi-junction solar cell consists of a sequence of subcells stacked on top of each other.

2016-10-26 - None

Tech achieves 100G switch connectivity over copper

QuantumStream technology delivers single-lane 100Gbit/s direct attach solution using Globalfoundries' 56Gbit/s SerDes.

2016-10-25 - Vivek Nanda

Fujitsu eyes architecture to rival quantum computers

Fujitsu Labs and the University of Toronto are developing a computing architecture to tackle combinatorial optimisation problems.

2016-10-20 - Fujitsu Laboratories

AI-powered tech recognises traffic conditions in real time

The technology uses image processing and machine learning to analyse surveillance camera images to recognise traffic congestion and accidents.

2016-10-18 - Julien Happich

AI all ears for ‘voice cheerfulness’ in calls

In trial at call centres, Fujitsu's AI listened in to identify on-the-fly when a customer was satisfied or dissatisfied.

2016-10-17 - Christoph Hammerschmidt

Demo vehicle makes extensive use of 48V components

The vehicle features a powertrain architecture with an electric motor as an “electric axle” on the rear axle, a configuration known as P4.

2016-10-11 - Carolyn Mathas

Graphene layers build quantum LEDs

Graphene Flagship researchers have created an all-electrical quantum LED with single-photon emission.

2016-09-27 - Vivek Nanda

Inverter uses SiC components to boost EV range

A new inverter offers greater efficiency in a smaller, lighter package – a hybrid and electric vehicle manufacturer’s dream.

2016-09-15 - Georgia Institute of Technology

Fabric weaves in power from wind and sun

A textile machine is used to weave together solar cells constructed from lightweight polymer fibres with fibre-based triboelectric nanogenerators.

2016-09-09 - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Carbon nanotube transistors finally surpass silicon

The new transistors are promising for wireless communications technologies that require a lot of current flowing across a relatively small area.