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Luminus Devices Adds High-Power White to Horticultural LEDs

Luminus Devices, Inc. of Sunnyvale, California USA, has extended its horticulture LED portfolio with new SST-20 series white LEDs to complement the company’s broad range of horticultural LEDs with discrete wavelengths from UVA (365nm) to Far Red (730nm). The new horticultural LEDs bring white light to horticulture fixtures for illuminating …

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Laser Components Producing and Offering LG Innotek High-Power UV LEDs

Laser Components GmbH produces and offers LG Innotek's UV-B LEDs including this four-chip model.

South Korean firm LG Innotek reports that the German-based private company Laser Components GmbH, its production partner now produces and offers LG Innotek’s 305 nm UVB wavelength LEDs that achieve 110 mW from a single emitter. Laser Components uses these UVB LEDs in the 6060 single-chip series as well as …

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Kaistar Licenses Epistar’s LED Filament Patents

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Epistar reported it has reached a licensing agreement with Kaistar Lighting (Xiamen) Co., Ltd.(Kaistar). Under the agreement, the Kaistar has licensed Epistar’s LED filament patents to Kaistar for use in the LED filament bulb products of Kaistar and its subsidiaries. Epistar says it holds fundamental intellectual property regarding the LED …

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Epistar Files U.S. Patent Infringement Complaint Against V-TAC USA

Epistar Corporation, filed a patent infringement complaint against LED lighting firm V-TAC USA Corp. Epistar filed the infringement complaint in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on May 7, 2018. The complaint alleges that V-TAC’s LED filament bulbs infringe seven Epistar patents. The lawsuit seeks …

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Everlight to Showcase Agricultural LEDs and Products at LIGHTFAIR 2018

Everlight Electronics Industry Co., Ltd. of New Taipei City, Taiwan plans to present a full range of agricultural LEDs, various lighting applications and corresponding products at LIGHTFAIR 2018 in Chicago including grow lights and even fishing lights. (at Stall No: 607). In recent years, LEDs have gone beyond just replacing …

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Nichia Introduces Direct Mountable Color LEDs All Based on Blue Die and a Phosphor Blend

Nichia Corporation of Tokushima, Japan, introduced discrete color options to its Direct Mountable Chip series, a similar technology to the industry’s Chip Scale Package (CSP). Along with previously released white options, colors of Nichia’s Direct Mountable Chips include Royal Blue, Green, Amber and Red. Nichia notes that this innovative color …

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

Osram Opto Semiconductors -- high-powered Oslon Black IR LED

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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