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Seoul Viosys Combines its UV LED Technology with Seoul Semiconductor's WICOP Technology in UV WICOP

Seoul Viosys of Ansan, South Korea, announced the launch of a product called UV WICOP, which combines Seoul Semiconductor’s WICOP LEDs with compact and high-efficiency technology. Seoul Semiconductor says that its patented WICOP LED technology is the world’s first LED product. The company designed WICOP using a single chip and…

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