- About Us
- Career Center
- Nano-Social Network
- Nano Consulting
- My Account
April 8th, 2007
Economists also point out that the valley's portfolio of industries is now more diverse, with start-ups in biotech, nanotech and "clean tech." Semiconductor-industry stalwarts Applied Materials and Cypress Semiconductor are now branching into solar power.
The valley isn't creating jobs nearly as fast as it did in the dot-com heyday. In late September 2000, unemployment in Santa Clara County fell to a microscopic 1.7 percent.
"We lost 200,000 jobs and only got 50,000 back, so we've kind of paid our dues," said Stephen Levy, director of the Center for Continuing Study of the California Economy in Palo Alto. "From this point going forward, our economic basis is well-positioned. Innovation is still really important, and serving global markets is exactly where you want to be."
|Related News Press|
National Science Foundation Selects SUNY Poly CNSE for Expanded $2.1M Northeast Advanced Technological Education Center: NSF Center Locates to NanoCollege in Support of Flourishing Tech Industry in NYS September 1st, 2015
Interviews/Book Reviews/Essays/Reports/Podcasts/Journals/White papers
Researchers from Kiel and Bochum develop new information storage device October 13th, 2015
Just a touch of skyrmions October 13th, 2015
Dielectric film has refractive index close to air October 12th, 2015
New Oregon approach for 'nanohoops' could energize future devices: While application is down the road, these tiny organic circular structures could be used in solar cells, light-emitting diodes and medical diagnostics October 12th, 2015
Omni Nano and Time Warner Cable Partner to Provide Nanotechnology Education to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Los Angeles: A $10,000 Donation to Benefit Youth of Los Angeles County's Boys & Girls Clubs August 4th, 2015
Kalam: versatility personified August 1st, 2015