January 25, 2022

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

Soitec acquires NOVASiC to aid industrialization of SmartSiC for automotive and industrial markets

Engineered substrate manufacturer Soitec of Bernin, near Grenoble, France has acquired NOVASiC of Savoie Technolac, France, which specializes in polishing and reclaiming wafers on silicon carbide (SiC). Soitec says that the acquisition allows it to drive the development of semiconductors for power supply systems in electro-mobility and industrial applications. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of 2021…