LEDs for automotive applications

Seoul Semiconductor to Bring Charges Against Former Employees for Alleged Theft of LED Technology

Seoul Semiconductor of South Korea, reported that the International Crimes 4 Team at the Gyeonggi Nambu Provincial Police Agency in Korea intends to detain three former Seoul Semiconductor employees for alleged LED technology theft. According to Seoul Semiconductor, a former managing director of Seoul Semiconductor, and two other former employees …

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Osram Opto and Joyson Implement “Super Cruise” Technology in Cadillac CT6 Using IR LEDs

Osram Opto Semiconductors reported that it and Joyson Safety Systems are outfitting the new Cadillac CT6 with a novel system for semi-autonomous driving. Joyson claims that ‘Super Cruise’ is the industry’s first true hands-free driving technology for the highway. The system employs Osram’s infrared and LED components. Joyson Safety Systems’ …

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Continental and Osram Sign Joint Venture Agreement to Found Osram Continental

Osram of Munich Germany and Continental of Wilmington, Massachusetts have agreed to start a joint venture to be called Osram Continental, which is scheduled to begin operations in the second half of 2018. The 50/50 joint venture will combine Osram’s technology and knowledge related to automotive lighting, light controls, sensor …

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