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Macau, ‘Las Vegas of Asia’, trades in casino chips for microchips as part of China’s tech ambitions
It might be known more for its games of chance, but behind all the neon there is work being done in state-level laboratories that could provide a game-changing push in Beijing’s bid to challenge the US in technological superiority
2018/06/19

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UM’s state key lab holds its 3rd Academic Committee meeting
The Academic Committee of the University of Macau’s (UM) State Key Laboratory of Analog and Mixed-Signal VLSI (AMS-VLSI Lab) today (11 June) held its third meeting in the Ho Yin Convention Centre at UM.
2018/06/12

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UM professor appointed associate editor of IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits
Prof Mak Pui In from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau (UM), who is also the associate director (research) of UM’s State Key Laboratory of Analog and Mixed-Signal VLSI, has been appointed associate editor of the IEEE Journal...
2018/04/11

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UM, International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory from Portugal sign MOU on research collaboration
The University of Macau (UM) State Key Laboratory of Analog and Mixed-Signal (AMSV), recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL) from Braga, Portugal. This collaboration will enable both UM and INL to introduce a new level of signal ...
2018/03/23

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Turning phone into charger UM receives Takuo Sugano Award for Outstanding Far-East Paper at ‘Chip Olympics’
The University of Macau (UM) State Key Laboratory of Analog and Mixed-Signal VLSI (AMS-VLSI) has achieved another breakthrough. The team has designed an innovative microelectronics chip, which can turn a wireless power receiver into a wireless power transmitter without additional hardware support.
2018/03/01

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UM placed among world’s top 6 microelectronics institutions at ‘Chip Olympics’
A team of faculty members and students from the University of Macau’s (UM) State-Key Laboratory (SKLAB) of Analog and Mixed-Signal VLSI (AMS-VLSI) presented their research findings at the 65th IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISS...
2018/02/14

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UM chip wins ASP-DAC 2018 University LSI Design Contest Special Feature Award
A microelectronics chip and a paper titled ‘A Dual-Output SC Converter with Dynamic Power Allocation for Multi-Core Application Processors’ from the University of Macau (UM) recently received the University LSI Design Contest Special Feature Award at the 23rd Asia and South Pacific Design Automation...
2018/02/13

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Energy-efficient, low-cost chips developed by UM PhD students reach world-class standards
Four PhD students from the University of Macau’s (UM) State-Key Laboratory of Analog and Mixed-Signal VLSI (AMSV) and Faculty of Science and Technology’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), recently passed their oral defenses with flying colours.
2018/02/09

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UM develops fast, accurate parasite detection method
A research team from the University of Macau (A research team from the University of Macau (UM) has achieved a new breakthrough. The team has developed a fast, accurate, and convenient point-of-care pathogen detection method with the help of the digital microfluidic system. This method uses isotherm...
2017/11/30

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Two UM members receive IEEE PES Outstanding Engineer Award
Lam Chi Seng, an assistant professor from the University of Macau (UM) State Key Laboratory of Analog and Mixed-Signal VLSI; and Thomas Cheang, a UM graduate electrical and electronics engineering and a veteran engineer from Macao, recently received the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engine...
2017/10/10

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