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Wednesday 24th May 2006
New legal battles concerning white and blue LEDs are on the agenda, with both Osram and Nichia calling in the lawyers to defend intellectual property.
Friday 19th May 2006
Despite improved performance from second-tier power amplifier vendors and tight capacity, RF Micro Devices will continue to outperform its rivals, says analyst John Lau.
Thursday 18th May 2006
The world's leading silicon chip manufacturers are getting their hands on a cluster MBE tool supplied by Riber to ensure the long-term continuation of Moore's Law through the use of III-V materials.
Thursday 18th May 2006
Sharp Laboratories Europe has increased the lifetime of its MBE-grown nitride lasers from a few minutes to several hours by reducing the resistance of its p-doped region.
Wednesday 17th May 2006
The shortest-wavelength LED ever seen has been fabricated by a research team in Japan working with AlN.
Wednesday 17th May 2006
Shuji Nakumura says that stacking faults or point defects are to blame for relatively low output powers of the LEDs that his team has built on non-polar and semi-polar substrates.
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Tuesday 16th May 2006
Quintessence Photonics Corporation becomes a publicly-traded company via a "reverse merger" transaction with a now-defunct event planning firm.
Monday 15th May 2006
Japanese optical component manufacturer Yokogawa buys an MBE machine to produce HBT devices.
Thursday 11th May 2006
Avanex sees sales to non-Alcatel customers rise strongly, but is hit by the extra cost of ensuring products comply with hazardous substances regulations; Kopin's HBT epiwafer revenue shoots up thanks to strong cell-phone handset sales.
Thursday 11th May 2006
AlN substrate developer Crystal IS makes 2-inch single-crystal wafers available for the first time.
Wednesday 10th May 2006
LED Lighting Fixtures continues to pluck senior staff from Cree, and SiGe Semiconductor promotes an industry veteran to head up collaborative development.
Tuesday 9th May 2006
Bandwidth Semiconductor offers custom GaAs-based concentrator solar cells for terrestrial power generation.
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Tuesday 9th May 2006
Sony confirms the November launch dates for its Playstation 3 games console, which will see global shipment of around 4 million GaN-based blue lasers by the end of 2006.
Tuesday 9th May 2006
Seoul Semiconductor commits to a long-term deal to buy chips from Cree, and the two companies agree to cross-license white LED patents.
Monday 8th May 2006
GaAs chip maker Filtronic considers selling its wireless infrastructure division to Powerwave Technologies.
Friday 5th May 2006
Photonic Power, part of the JDSU business, says that its laser-based electrical power converters can work at an efficiency of over 50%.
Friday 5th May 2006
Amid growing optimism and an expected ramp-up in production of a number of new products, optoelectronic chip and module supplier Bookham is to implement another series of measures to cut its overheads.
Friday 5th May 2006
Military and commercial installations of GaAs-based solar power systems are expected to pocket Emcore between $30 million and $60 million in sales over the next year or so.
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Friday 28th April 2006
Having sold its dilute-nitride VCSEL assets to major shareholder Furukawa, Optical Communication Products says that it is looking seriously at moving into the fiber-to-the-home market.
Friday 28th April 2006
Production of III-V optoelectronic devices gets a boost as new investors buy into the Irish firm Firecomms.
Thursday 27th April 2006
Advanced silicon foundry Jazz Semiconductor files for its long-awaited initial public offering, GigaBeam sells some more high-frequency broadband wireless access systems, and Skyworks Solutions breaks even despite a dip in sales.
Thursday 27th April 2006
A survey conducted on behalf of LED manufacturer Cree at the Light+Building exhibition suggests that LED applications are fast penetrating the general lighting market.
Wednesday 26th April 2006
Bookings for epitaxy equipment at Veeco shoot up 74 per cent compared with the same time last year.
Wednesday 26th April 2006
GaAs manufacturer RF Micro Devices finishes its fiscal year in buoyant mood thanks to a strong handset market and increased market share.

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