Newport Beach-based semiconductor foundry TowerJazz announced this morning that it has inked a deal with a research and technology group in Argentina. The firm said it has signed an agreement with the Public and Private Consortium Tecnopolis del Sur (Tecnopolis del Sur), to further research and technology development in Argentina. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. TowerJazz will provide its process design kits, technology, and sicounted multi-project wafer space from its fabs. Tecnopolis del Sur provides assistance to companies and entrepreneurs in developing electronic systems.