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Osram Debuts Eviyos Prototype Hybrid LED Chip with 1024 Individually Controllable Pixels for Automotive Headlights

Osram Opto Semiconductors has developed the Eviyos prototype hybrid LED. The hybrid prototype combines a light emitting chip and individual pixel control electronics. According to the company, the prototype is the first ever hybrid LED and it embodies major progress toward the first market-ready smart controllable high-resolution LED. Once oncoming…
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DetaiLED Solutions and Infiled USA Settle with NanoLumens

NanoLumens of Atlanta, Georgia USA, the creators of interactive LED visualization solutions, and DetaiLED Solutions LLC, and Infiled USA, providers of customized technology solutions using LED displays, reported that they have reached a settlement agreement. NanoLumens has agreed to dismiss a patent infringement lawsuit against the two companies. DetaiLED Solutions…

glo Orders AIX G5+ MOCVD System to Produce Micro-LEDs

Aixtron SE, announced that Swedish-American micro-LED maker glō-USA, Inc. has purchased an AIX G5+ MOCVD system. The group plans to commercialize micro-LED (mLED) products utilizing their proprietary defect-free GaN nanowires technology. glo-USA says such 3D structures permit the growth of mLEDs while maintaining the reliability of an inorganic material system.…

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Sensor Feedback May Be the Answer to LED Degradation and Color Shift Over Time
LEDs gradually fade in intensity, and they also shift in color over time. How quickly their brightness declines and their color shifts depends on the LEDs and their operating environment. The…
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Ultratech Opens Manufacturing Facility in Singapore

Ultratech Corporation, a supplier of lithography and laser-processing systems used for manufacturing semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs) based in San Jose, California USA, officially opened an advanced manufacturing facility in Singapore.  The company plans to spend more than $125 million dollars over the next several years to support its …

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SemiLEDs Announces Pricing of IPO

SemiLEDs of Hsinchu, Taiwan, a maker of LED chips and components, announced the pricing of an initial public offering of 5,250,000 shares of its common stock, at $17.00 per share. All the shares are being sold by the company. SemiLEDs has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up …

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UCSB Achieves Record Efficiency for InGaN Semi-polar Green LED

Researchers at University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) reported the production of semi-polar green LEDs with external quantum efficiencies of 20.4% in Applied Physics Express. [Shuichiro Yamamoto et al, Appl. Phys. Express, vol3, p122102, 2010]. The research team also included one each from Sharp Corp and Mitsubishi Chemical Corp. The …

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MIC Electronics Ltd Bags Multiple Orders

Hyderabad, India– MIC Electronics Limited (BSE Code: 532850; NSE Code: MIC), global leader in design, development & manufacturing of LED Lighting and True Color LED Displays systems, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) for supplying LED …

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Syneron Acquires Pharos Life Corporation

Yokneam, Israel- Syneron Medical Ltd., the leading global aesthetic device company, announced today that it has acquired privately-held Pharos Life Corporation, a leading manufacturer of home-use light therapy for aesthetic procedures. Pharos Life Corporation’s products are marketed directly to consumers through premium retailers under the Tända™ brand name and include …

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