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Industry News

Tuesday 27th November 2007
A German company is set to rapidly deploy a cheap deposition process, offering capital expenditure costs for photovoltaic power generation as low as €1/W.
Friday 23rd November 2007
Next summer, the cavernous Cadillac Escalade Platinum will become the first series production sports utility vehicle to feature a full LED headlamp.
Friday 23rd November 2007
Silicon photonics could benefit from a research partnership between UK academia and industrial allies Intel and QinetiQ.
Thursday 22nd November 2007
Solar cell maker Emcore and Taiwan's Arima Eco are among four companies selected to complete a 3MW concentrating PV project in Spain.
Wednesday 21st November 2007
A $46 million capital investment will boost Mitsubishi Chemical's production of 2-inch GaN wafers and phosphors.
Tuesday 20th November 2007
The two optoelectronic companies have cancelled Arasor's planned takeover, but Alfalight remains hopeful it can contribute to its suitor's new display projection venture.
Monday 19th November 2007
The termination of the Sprint-Clearwire collaboration threatens the establishment of WiMAX in the US, says Strategy Analytics' Tom Elliott.
Monday 19th November 2007
The sapphire substrate maker floats on the stock market at $14 per share, claiming that the LED industry is moving towards its bigger wafers.
Friday 16th November 2007
“Integration” is the buzzword for the newly remodeled RF Micro Devices-Sirenza Microdevices entity, both at the corporate and chip level.
Thursday 15th November 2007
An early-stage photovoltaic development program backs a bevy of new compound semiconductor technologies, to the tune of nearly $1 million each.
Wednesday 14th November 2007
Advanced Photonix's efforts to regain profitability have been hit by a number of obstacles, including its plans to streamline optoelectronic chip manufacturing operations.
Tuesday 13th November 2007
After Seoul Semiconductor is told to pay Nichia $62 by a California jury, both sides claim success in the case as their intellectual property battle escalates.
Monday 12th November 2007
A boundary-pushing 2.3 micron laser from the Japanese telecoms firm's photonics division looks set to enter production for use in residential CO alarms.
Friday 9th November 2007
The Swedish startup announces sample availability of a normally-off SiC power transistor, and is working hard to bring it and related devices to full commercial production.
Friday 9th November 2007
The company behind the global Panasonic brand has legally protected a low-pressure approach to crystal growth that may have helped it score a surprise first in LED manufacture.
Thursday 8th November 2007
In a quarter that delivered record financial results, the fiber laser specialist took delivery of another new MBE reactor to increase diode production.
Thursday 8th November 2007
CEO Tom Mika's restructuring efforts bear fruit as the plasma deposition and etch equipment supplier moves into the black for the first time in seven years.
Wednesday 7th November 2007
Devices being developed for extreme-UV detection in space look like good candidates to solve problems associated with their silicon equivalents in the latest lithography tools.
Tuesday 6th November 2007
ST Microelectronics is heading a French national project to develop GaN and SiC Schottky diodes based on 6-inch silicon substrates, and says these compound semiconductors are important for its future power devices.
Tuesday 6th November 2007
San Francisco's GreenVolts secures a $10 million fund as it works to build the world's largest concentrating photovoltaics plant – a 2 MW facility in northern California.
Tuesday 6th November 2007
With sales on the up and orders for MOCVD equipment rocketing, Aixtron CEO Paul Hyland says that his company's outlook is more positive now than at any time over the past five years.
Monday 5th November 2007
Visiting London to pick up an award for innovation in energy and the environment from the Economist magazine, Philips Lumileds CTO George Craford told Michael Hatcher why he thinks that a Lumileds research team has identified the root cause of a key problem that has until now limited the development of high-current InGaN LEDs.
Friday 2nd November 2007
The Woburn, Massachusetts, PA maker has beaten analysts' estimates for the second quarter in succession and is looking back at baseband to continue the trend into the next fiscal year.
Wednesday 31st October 2007
Osram claims victory in a dispute with Taiwanese LED maker Kingbright, and signs a new patent deal with Toyoda Gosei.