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Monday 28th November 2011
The firm's aluminium nitride based templates act as a replacement for bare and patterned sapphire substrates by manufacturers of blue, green, and white LEDs.
Friday 25th November 2011
Kyma’s AlN on Si template products are fabricated using their patented plasma vapor deposition of nanocolumns (PVDNC) technology
Friday 25th November 2011
The firm is responding to increased demand for its narrow linewidth tuneable lasers for coherent DWDM systems used in high speed 40 and 100 Gbps coherent systems.
Friday 25th November 2011
The two organisations will continue to develop high performance III-V solar cells for space applications.
Friday 25th November 2011
With the help of EURAZEO, the manufacturer of optical and optoelectronic components for telecommunication networks, has finalised the acquisition of Manlight
Wednesday 23rd November 2011
President Ma Ying-jeou said today that Taiwan is using LED traffic lights throughout the country and will install LED street lights and indoor lights in public buildings in the near future
Tuesday 22nd November 2011
LEDs are gaining significant momentum as an alternative to incandescent and fluorescent lighting in commercial buildings, particularly as the cost of LED lighting technology continues its rapid decline.
Monday 21st November 2011
National Tsing Hua University unveiled a new compound semiconductor laboratory on Monday that it hopes will contribute to the development of new chip components that will support alternative green energy sources.
Friday 18th November 2011
Two NASA California centres have been selected to develop new space-aged technologies that could change the way we look at planets from above and how we safely transport robots or humans through space and bring them safely back to Earth.
Friday 18th November 2011
A growing oversupply of LEDs and expiring subsidies in China have contributed to the reduction. On the upside, shipments for GaN-on-silicon reactors saw an upsurge.
Friday 18th November 2011
GCS is adding Nitronex’s 100mm gallium nitride on silicon technology to its extensive compound semiconductor capability allowing the firm access to the expanding GaN RF market.
Friday 18th November 2011
Enabling more reliable RF power, Nitronex has upgraded its 28V NRF1 gallium nitride on silicon technology.
Thursday 17th November 2011
The cadmium telluride modules made by the firm to date are capable of generating enough clean electricity to power approximately 2.5 million homes.
Thursday 17th November 2011
Very satisfied with the Aixtron CCS technology used in Phase 1 of its gallium nitride HB LED program, Hualei will continue to choose Aixtron systems for its next expansion phases.
Thursday 17th November 2011
Growth in demand for LED lighting has triggered the need for increased warehouse and manufacturing capacity.
Wednesday 16th November 2011
The talk, taking place at the CS Europe conference in March 2012, Frankfurt, will be “An Overview of the DARPA Diverse Accessible Heterogeneous Integration (DAHI) Program.”
Tuesday 15th November 2011
With the takeover to be concluded by early 2012, Manz plans to integrate the current production site, and a total of 116 Würth Solar employees, into its own Group.
Tuesday 15th November 2011
The firm’s silicon carbide power modules, featuring a compact, optimised cooling system, can operate at up to 2000C and achieve 30kW/l performance.
Tuesday 15th November 2011
Due to the growth of mobile hotspots and USB modems, the market will continue to surge according to recent research from Strategy Analytics.
Tuesday 15th November 2011
SETi’s nitride based UVLEDs are used in Psoria‐Light’s patent‐pending emitter, which enables a compact handset to deliver very high power deep UV light in the range from 300 nm to 320 nm.
Friday 11th November 2011
The HiPoSwitch € 5.6 million project, funded by the European Community and eight European project partners has been launched. The partners, including Aixtron, EpiGaN, and Infineon, aim to develop gallium nitride power transistors and make 200 mm GaN-on-silicon substrates commercially available after 3 years.
Friday 11th November 2011
Dr. John Palmour presents at the CS Europe Conference, March 2012, Frankfurt.
Thursday 10th November 2011
The transaction marks an end to the dry period of venture deals in the Ottawa region & sets the gallium nitride product manufacturer on a path to attack the $14 billion-a-year power devices market.
Thursday 10th November 2011
The firm has received an order from a wireless compound semiconductor chip manufacturer which produces gallium arsenide and silicon nitride materials.