Future applications of InP, GaAs and silicon incorporating PICs include quantum computing which is forecasted to be commercialised by 2017. It is expected to take the market by storm and is predicted to grow at a phenomenal rate of 139.6 percent from 2017 to 2022
With LED backlighting technology approaching the saturation point in the liquid-crystal display (LCD) television panel market this year; suppliers of light-emitting diodes are turning their attention to the new growth opportunity in the fast-expanding lighting segment.
Jeff Parker brings 25 years experience and has been granted over 100 patents covering inventions in LCD backlighting, fiber optics, LEDs, light management films, medical illuminators, and general lighting.
IQE announces the signing of an initial three-year supply contract with Philips Technologie GmbH (“Philips”) for epi-wafers used for the manufacturing of Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser (VCSEL) devices.
Markets for pulsed RF power devices up to 18 GHz are expected to show continued solid growth over the next five years despite the current economic turmoil and cuts in defence spending. While the volatility of many global electronics markets is fuelled by their association with consumer spending, markets for pulsed RF power devices are supported by quite different priorities.
LEDinside's September LED lamp ASP survey says the global ASP for a 40W equivalent LED lamp rose by 2.8 percent. The good news for consumers was that during the same period, the ASP for a 60W equivalent LED lamp slid by 2.5 percent