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Thursday 5th September 2002
While Zia Laser and Nikko Materials USA have been busy getting ISO certification for their operations, Honeywell and Genoa have strengthened their distribution networks.
Thursday 5th September 2002
Researchers involved in the European Union’s DOTCOM project have won major awards recently from the Russian Federation and the semiconductor physics community and have also acheieved record output powers for quantum dot lasers.
Wednesday 4th September 2002
At last, some positive news for tunable lasers as Agility signs a supply agreement with metro network equipment supplier Lightscape Networks.
Tuesday 3rd September 2002
Leading laser diode makers Sanyo and Sharp are both planning to enter the blue-violet laser diode market next year.
Friday 30th August 2002
Trikon Technologies plans to cut about 20% of its workforce, while 40% of Endwave's employees will also lose their jobs.
Friday 30th August 2002
Gore Photonics, a manufacturer of VCSEL-based transceivers for parallel optical interconnects, is now on the market.
Wednesday 28th August 2002
Following consolidation of its Texas operations and a 6-inch upgrade in Oregon, TriQuint is to reduce its workforce.
Tuesday 27th August 2002
Just weeks after it was delisted from the Nasdaq exchange and cited in several class action lawsuits for allegedly misleading investors, Uniroyal has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Tuesday 27th August 2002
Epiwafer vendor IQE has released its second quarter results and has made further staff cuts to reduce its cash burn rate.
Tuesday 27th August 2002
Another standard for next-generation optical storage using violet lasers has been developed in Japan.
Tuesday 27th August 2002
Latest figures from Gartner Dataquest show a small rise in mobile phone sales, coupled with good prospects for the second half of the year.
Friday 23rd August 2002
Newport Corporation announces cost reduction plans, Electroglas trims US operations and Praxair wins supplier award from NEC
Thursday 22nd August 2002
Its not all doom and gloom in the optical components business. Intense Photonics has secured a second round of financing for its quantum well intermixing technology.
Wednesday 21st August 2002
Epiwafer vendor IQE has released its second quarter results and has made further staff cuts to reduce its cash burn rate.
Tuesday 20th August 2002
Despite a $17 million funding round less than six months ago, VCSEL maker Siros Technology is having a closing down sale.
Tuesday 20th August 2002
Agilent posted a wider than expected third quarter loss despite an increase in its order book, placing the blame on glitches during the implementation of a new resource planning system.
Tuesday 20th August 2002
In the face of stiff competition, Nokia has strengthened its position as the number one mobile phone manufacturer.
Monday 19th August 2002
Canadian electro-optic start-up, JGKB Photonics, has won $4.3 million to develop and market 40 Gbit/s, GaAs modulators.
Friday 16th August 2002
Laser diode manufacturer Princeton Lightwave is adopting a fab-lite strategy to cope with the current downturn in the fiber-optic components industry.
Wednesday 14th August 2002
Well known for its plasma etch systems, Tegal is expanding its capabilities to include sputter deposition technology by acquiring Sputtered Films in a stock-based deal.
Wednesday 14th August 2002
Agere has decided to exit the crowded optoelectronics space, reducing its workforce by 4000 in an effort to return to profitability
Tuesday 13th August 2002
Multilink Technology, a fabless supplier of GaAs digital and mixed-signal ICs based in Somerset, NJ, will begin making cuts to its business designed to reflect the current market environment.
Tuesday 13th August 2002
Less than 18 months after making a big splash at OFC 2001 as a new manufacturer of laser diodes for the fiber-optic market, Princeton Lightwave has sold its major assets to a German company.
Monday 12th August 2002
In a new twist on a patent lawsuit regarding ammonia gas purifiers between SAES Getters and Aeronex, Aeronex intends to combine a countersuit against SAES for patent infringement together with the original lawsuit brought by SAES.