The rating and Outlook reflect Fitch's expectations for IR's operating performance and free cash flow to meaningfully improve over the near-term, driven by a healthier operating environment and strong new order patterns for its power management semiconductors.
University IP commercialisation specialist Fusion IP (AIM: FIP) announced its second new company spin-out this week. Seren Photonics is an ultra-high efficient light-emitting diode (LED) company, which has been formed under Fusion’s exclusive IP agreement with the University of Sheffield. Seren Photonic's revolutionary technology is targeting the large and fast growing white LED market.
Cree, Inc., a market leader in LED lighting, announces the commercial availability of higher-flux bins for warm- and cool-white XLamp XP-E LEDs and higher maximum forward currents for both XLamp XP-E and XP-G LEDs.
Finisar Corporation today announced that, on the basis of preliminary financial results, it expects to report revenues of $166 to $167 million for its fiscal third quarter ended January 31, 2010, compared to revenue guidance of $148 to $158 million provided by the Company early in the quarter.
AIXTRON AG announced the receipt of a purchase order for a 6” Black Magic Plasma Enhanced CVD (PECVD) system for graphene and carbon nanotube (CNT) growth from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), USA, in the third quarter 2009.
Consolidated Revenue Increased for the Second Consecutive Quarter; Gross Margins Improved Significantly Sequentially and Year-Over-Year; Guidance - Approximately 10% Increase in Sequential Quarterly Revenue
In a just-published paper in the magazine Science, IBM ( IBM) researchers demonstrated a radio-frequency graphene transistor with the highest cut-off frequency achieved so far for any graphene device - 100 billion cycles/second (100 GigaHertz).
The president and chief executive officer of JDSU has asserted that its innovative technology - which includes using compound semiconductors for PV devices - has helped to bolster its financial standing.
Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a market leader in LED lighting, announces that the city of Valdez has joined the Cree LED City® initiative, an international program that promotes the deployment of energy-efficient LED lighting. Valdez is in the process of converting all 343 street lights to LED technology.
IQE plc, the leading global supplier of advanced semiconductor wafer products and wafer services to the semiconductor industry, is pleased to announce that its UK based wafer operation, Wafer Technology Ltd., is to extend its gallium antimonide (GaSb) product range to include 4” diameter wafers.