JP Sercel Associates, Inc., a manufacturer of laser scribing and laser lift-off (LLO) systems for LED production, announced that their 2010 shipments of laser processing systems for LEDs is up 250% in the first 3 quarters of 2010 from 2009 shipments.
Showa Denko K.K. has increased its production capacity of blue LED chips at its Chiba site to 340 million units per month, from 200 million units per month. After completion of expansion work in July, SDK made a trial run to secure product quality and stable operations. Commercial operation has already started.
GigOptix, Inc., supplier of high performance electronic and electro-optic components that enable next generation 40G and 100G optical networks, have announced that it will showcase its 40G and 100G Bundled Solutions at the 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communications (ECOC) in Torino, Italy on September 20-22, 2010.
Oclaro, Inc., a tier-one provider of optical communications and laser solutions, today announced its support for the upcoming 100Gb/s optical network applications with its new LiNbO3 "PM100" modulators.
Cree, Inc., is raising the standard for half-Watt LED devices with the commercial availability of its XLamp® ML-E LED. The lighting-class XLamp ML-E provides lighting designers with a compact and cost-effective solution for distributed LED arrays that can enable them to meet the stringent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ENERGY STAR® performance criteria.
Bridgelux Inc., a developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies and solutions today announced the expansion of its portfolio of award- winning LED Arrays to include new high efficacy products that meet the price and performance demands of the $10 billion LED retrofit bulb market opportunity.
Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology, supplier of etch, deposition and growth systems, has recently received an order for three plasma etch and deposition tools from the Centre of Excellence in Nanoelectronics (CEN) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, India.
Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc. have announced that is has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for $475,000 to develop point-of-use (POU) Deep Ultraviolet LED (DUV LED) based drinking water disinfection systems.
Finisar Corporation, today announced it had entered into a Settlement and Cross License Agreement with Source Photonics, Inc., resolving a lawsuit brought by Finisar claiming infringement of Finisar's portfolio of digital diagnostics and transceiver module patents. The agreement also provides a general release to MRV Communications, Inc.
Microsemi Corporation, a manufacturer of high performance analog mixed signal integrated circuits, high reliability semiconductors, and radio frequency (RF) subsystems, today announced that it has acquired all of the assets of VT Silicon
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc., a developer of flexible thin-film solar modules, have announced that Radiant Holding Limited will begin distribution of Ascent Solar's lightweight, flexible, high-power thin-film CIGS modules for building integrated (BIPV), automotive and portable power solutions in China.