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integrated circuit

a circuit, such as a computer chip, whose components are fabricated on a single semiconductor substrate.
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The new IC chip will create a new lifestyle and range of applications where users feel daily convenience simply by 'tapping' in an expanded FeliCa world.
The lead frame with an embedded IC chip and using a high precision plating format developed by DNP completed U.
The Felica IC chip with antenna is embedded in the Edy debit card.
The PDMS chip containing the fluid microchannel was bonded and sealed to the IC chip containing the microheating elements using an oxidation process described by Schueller et al.
As the pioneer and leader in China's IC technology field, HED has contributed to establishment of a variety of national and industrial standards, and reported the largest IC chip shipment in China annually.
The development is based on Toppan technology, which seals an IC chip into a glass as close as possible to vacuum, which in turn improves the heat resistance of the IC tag.
9 thermal & flow analysis software is reported to shorten modeling times, and users can choose from several methods to build complex IC chip models.
This OMRON technology uses ultrasonic waves to mount IC chip to the module substrate with less time and can strongly join the module to the antenna by metal welding.
The technology offers electronic money service, dubbed Edy (euro, dollar, yen), which enables shopping at some convenience stores and vending machines without a wallet; consumers simply slide the phone over an IC chip reader to pay.
The watch, loaded with the FeliCa IC chip developed by Sony Corp.
The IC chip would enable cellular phone owners to pay for goods and services simply by holding their handsets near a card reader at shop counters, they said.
NTT DoCoMo, Sony to join in cell phone with IC chip