Fairchild Signs Agreement with Tsinghua University, Beijing

November 16, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. (South Portland, ME) has signed a strategic, multi-faceted agreement with Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. As a result, Fairchild has established two integrated circuit research and development labs, one in Shanghai and one in Beijing, staffed by design engineers originating from Tsinghua University.

The employees at the Fairchild labs are tasked with developing and designing new products to support the company’s focus on optimizing system power in multiple end-market applications.