Osram Opto Semiconductors Launches First VCSEL Product

Osram Opto Semiconductors introduced Bidos-PLPVQ 940A VCSEL for 3D sensing

Osram Opto Semiconductors launched the Bidos PLPVQ 940A, its first Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser, or VCSEL. The VCSEL is part of a new product family that the company expects to pave the way for applications such as 3D sensing. The product launch follows soon after Osram’s acquisition of US …

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Growing Role for Mini and Micro LEDs, GaN Power Electronics, and VCSELs Expected in Veeco’s Future

I got to speak with Peo Hansson, senior vice president and general manager of MOCVD business at Veeco. While much of Veeco’s revenue has come from selling MOCVD systems for LED production, the company now sees its future focus on selling systems for fabricating, mini and micro LEDs, GaN power …

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Osram Acquires VCSEL specialist Vixar and Grow Light Company Fluence Bioengineering

Osram Licht AG of Munich, Germany, reported that it has acquired VCSEL specialist Vixar. The company also announced that it has purchased smart LED grow light maker Fluence Bioengineering of Austin, Texas. VCSEL stands for vertical cavity surface emitting laser, a laser diode in which the light emission is perpendicular …

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