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Lighting Polymers Introduces Circular Polarizer for OLED Displays

Light Polymers, a nanochemistry startup based in San Francisco, California USA, announced a next-generation circular polarizer for OLED displays utilizing the company's lyotropic liquid crystal technology. The company says that it proprietary nanochemistry to create a circular polarizer at 45 µm. Furthermore, the firm contends that its polarizers are thinner…
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Osram and Four Partners Collaborate on UV Power Project as Part of Advanced UV for Life Consortium

Beginning in February 2017, Osram has worked with four partners including research institutes and companies on a project called “UV Power."  The "UV Power" project is a collaborative project for which the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) provides funding. For the project, Osram and the partners have…

Rensselaer Researchers Find that Lumileds' Luxeon SunPlus Lime + Purple and Green + Purple LEDs Provide Beneficial Growth Spectra

In a comparison study, Rensselaer researchers found that Luxeon SunPlus Lime + Purple and Green + Purple LEDs provide a beneficial growth spectra. Furthermore, they found that the growth spectra resulted in high crop yield and high levels of antioxidants critical to human health. The NSF funded Center for Lighting…

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Osram and Four Partners Collaborate on UV Power Project as Part of Advanced UV for Life Consortium

Beginning in February 2017, Osram has worked with four partners including research institutes and companies on a project called “UV Power.”  The “UV Power” project is a collaborative project for which the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) provides funding. For the project, Osram and the partners have …

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Tyntek and Opto Tech to Raise IR LED Sensing Device Production Capacity

LED chipmakers and packagers Tyntek and Opto Tech plan to increase production capacities for infrared (IR) LED sensing devices, according to a DigiTimes article, which cited industry sources. According to the article, Opto Tech has set aside NT$350-450 million (US$11.6-14.9 million) mainly for growing IR LED sensing device production capacity …

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TI’s new automotive LED lighting controller puts the power in designers’ hands

Achieve higher power, better reliability and thermal dissipation in automotive LED lighting systems by selecting a controller and external MOSFET DALLAS  – Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced the first 3-channel high-side linear automotive light-emitting diode (LED) controller without internal MOSFETs which gives designers greater flexibility for their lighting …

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Xiamen Changelight Orders Aixtron MOCVD Cluster Tools for ROY LED Production Expansion

German firm Aixtron SE announced that its longstanding customer, Chinese optoelectronics producer Xiamen Changelight Co., Ltd has ordered multiple AIX 2800G4-TM MOCVD cluster tools. Aixtron says that Xiamen Changelight intends to utilize the MOCVD cluster tools to increase its production capacity for fabricating gallium arsenide-based (GaAs) red, orange, and yellow …

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