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microcircuit

a miniature electronic circuit, esp one in which a number of permanently connected components are contained in one small chip of semiconducting material

microcircuit

A miniaturized, electronic circuit, such as is found on an integrated circuit. See chip and MCM.
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15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Defense Logistics Agency is insourcing its efforts to make it easier to detect and prevent counterfeit microcircuits from entering into its supply chain.
DLA is requiring the use of deoxyribonucleic acid, more commonly known as DNA, authentication marking for future procurements of items falling within Federal Supply Class 5962, Electronic Microcircuits.
Once a device has been emulated, a continuing source for the microcircuit is established and available to warfighters.
Stan Erickson, Business Director of DuPont Microcircuits, "Results in development clinical studies with the sensor reinforce our belief in the success of the GlucoWatch monitor, and we look forward to a long business relationship.
With Sarnoff microcircuit emulation technology, the DoD can assure the warfighter a safe and reliable long-term source of microcircuits.
Like DuPont's other microcircuit facilities, the plant will be designed to be ISO 9000 certified.
Automotive segment manager, DuPont Microcircuit Materials, Joao Carlos Malerbi, said : 'The use of self-limiting technology is very important for designers given the fact that it is a safer way to generate controlled heat.
Class K is the highest reliability level achievable in the assembly of microcircuits.
Meanwhile, many other microcircuit makers have either quietly introduced similarly strained crystals into their chips or are planning to make that move.
Historically, designers have had tremendous obstacles to surmount in working in LTCC because all they have had are just material parameters," said John Voultos, regional segment manager, telecom and high frequency, DuPont Microcircuit Materials.
International Rectifier, IR[R] (NYSE:IRF), a world leader in power management technology, today announced that the Defense Supply Center Columbus (DSCC) has issued additional Standard Microcircuit Drawings (SMDs) for its family of high-reliability DC-DC converters to include the majority of IR's M3G series of space level DC-DC converters.
That would be difficult, but it should be feasible in the near future with microcircuit fabrication techniques, Lin says.