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LG Innotek Launches 70mW UV-C LED

LG Innotek introduces 70mW UV-C LED (6060 series)

LG Innotek of Seoul, South Korea, announced that the company developed the first 70mW UV-C LED. The firm created the LED for sterilization applications. According to the company, the UV-C LED’s sterilization performance is 1.5 times higher than their competitor’s 45mW module. The UV-C LED produces short wavelength ultraviolet rays …

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LEDiL Releases New Optics Portfolio

LEDiL Oy of Norway has introduced a new optics portfolio including Strada, Carmen, and Florence products. CARMEN The firm released the CARMEN optic for track, retail, general indoor, and outdoor architectural lighting. The CARMEN features a new hybrid lens and reflector design. According to LEDiL the CARMEN’s design reduces glare, protects …

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HexaTech to Supply AlN Substrates for UV LED R & D at Osram Opto

HexaTech Inc. of Morrisville, North Carolina USA, reported that the firm signed two strategic agreements with Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH, of Regensburg, Germany. The agreements include a long-term contract for HexaTech to supply its aluminum nitride (AlN) substrates, licensing of certain HexaTech intellectual property (IP), and support of HexaTech’s 2” …

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Acuity Working with Rensselaer and LESA Developing Horticultural Light Protocols

Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc. has signed a sponsored research agreement with Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  For the project, the Center for Lighting Enabled Systems and Applications (LESA) will develop light protocols for using specialized LED lighting with integrated feedback to grow plants efficiently. LESA is an interdisciplinary, multi-university center developing “Smart …

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Osram Opto to Coordinate FLINGO Project

Osram Opto Semiconductors has announced the launch of the FLINGO project to develop new materials particularly layers and processes to improve the durability and efficiency of LEDs. The company will serve as project coordinator working with four partners from research and industry. Osram Opto Semiconductors says that it is collaborating …

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PPG and Universal Display to Double Capacity for PHOLED Material

PPG and Universal Display Corporation reported that Universal Display will invest $15 million in PPG’s Barberton, Ohio, manufacturing facility. Universal Display intends to double the commercial production capacity for products using its proprietary UniversalPHOLED® phosphorescent emitter material. The expansion project, which is expected to add more than 20 positions at …

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