LEDs for scientific testing

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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Excelitas to Debut X-Cite XYLIS Fluorescence Microscopy Light Source with LaserLED Hybrid Drive Technology

Excelitas Technologies® Corp. of Waltham, Massachusetts USA, introduced the X-Cite® XYLIS light source for fluorescence microscopy. The new X-Cite XYLIS features the company’s patented LaserLED Hybrid Drive®. According to Excelitas, the fluorescence microscopy light source offers an intense, broad-spectrum output from 360-750nm. The company says that this extended spectrum can …

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Osram Opto Launches Broadband Infrared LED in Anticipation of Smartphone-based Spectroscopy

Osram Opto Semiconductors has developed a broadband infrared LED. The IRED utilizes converter technology to emit broadband infrared light in a wavelength range from 650 to 1,050 nanometers (nm). The company has one unique primary application in mind for such an IR LED, near-infrared spectroscopy, such as analyzing food to …

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