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LumiPure Agrees to Distribute illumipure Corp. Grow Lights and Disinfecting Fixtures in Canada

LumiPure Inc. of Montreal, a producer of air purifiers, deodorizers, and sanitizers reported the beginning of a long-term agreement with illumiPure Corp. for the distribution of illumiPure's LED lighting products within Canada. Lumipure says that the partnership will give businesses and consumers access to illumiPure's LED technology within Canada. "LumiPure…

Excelitas to Debut X-Cite XYLIS Fluorescence Microscopy Light Source with LaserLED Hybrid Drive Technology

Excelitas Technologies® Corp. of Waltham, Massachusetts USA, introduced the X-Cite® XYLIS light source for fluorescence microscopy. The new X-Cite XYLIS features the company's patented LaserLED Hybrid Drive®. According to Excelitas, the fluorescence microscopy light source offers an intense, broad-spectrum output from 360-750nm. The company says that this extended spectrum can…
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Epistar Sees Future in Mini LEDs and VCSELs

Lee Biing-jye, chairman of Taiwan LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar reported that the company has produced a mini LED-backlit TV using 24 million mini LED chips to test the market response for fine pixel pitch indoor displays, according to a Digitimes article. Lee pointed out that Epistar has…

Leyard & Planar to Acquire eyevis

LED display solution company Leyard & Planar, announced the company's intent to acquire eyevis, a display solution producer. Through this geographic expansion, the companies will better serve customers in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), with combined marketing, sales, installation support, and customer service. eyevis, a German maker of…

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Excelitas to Debut X-Cite XYLIS Fluorescence Microscopy Light Source with LaserLED Hybrid Drive Technology

Excelitas Technologies® Corp. of Waltham, Massachusetts USA, introduced the X-Cite® XYLIS light source for fluorescence microscopy. The new X-Cite XYLIS features the company’s patented LaserLED Hybrid Drive®. According to Excelitas, the fluorescence microscopy light source offers an intense, broad-spectrum output from 360-750nm. The company says that this extended spectrum can …

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Leyard & Planar to Acquire eyevis

LED display solution company Leyard & Planar, announced the company’s intent to acquire eyevis, a display solution producer. Through this geographic expansion, the companies will better serve customers in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), with combined marketing, sales, installation support, and customer service. eyevis, a German maker of …

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FBH to Report on UV-LED Advances at ICULTA-2018

Scientists from Ferdinand-Braun-Institut (FBH) and its spin-off UVphotonics plan to report on their advances related to UV LED efficiency and reliability at ICULTA-2018 in MELIÃ. They reportedly found a degradation mechanism that indicates that the first hours of operation induce an electromigration of hydrogen in the UV-B LED structure. This …

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Phoseon Technology Announces Expansion Plan

Phoseon Technology, a UV LED maker headquartered in Hillsboro, Oregon USA, announced the company’s plan for continued business expansion and growth. The company reportedly shipped more than 100,000 lamps used for applications ranging from packaging solutions for consumer goods to disinfection of laboratory samples. “The positive investment atmosphere for corporations in …

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Osram Opto Semiconductors Adds Six IR LEDs to Oslon Black Family for Automotive Applications

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Osram Opto Semiconductors of Regensburg, Germany added six new automotive IREDs in an expansion of its Oslon Black family for the infrared range. The company intends the 850 nm IR LEDs for exterior applications including lane detection, pedestrian protection, pre-field recognition, and night vision. The new 940 nm versions are …

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