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LG Innotek Launches 70mW UV-C LED

LG Innotek introduces 70mW UV-C LED (6060 series)

LG Innotek of Seoul, South Korea, announced that the company developed the first 70mW UV-C LED. The firm created the LED for sterilization applications. According to the company, the UV-C LED’s sterilization performance is 1.5 times higher than their competitor’s 45mW module. The UV-C LED produces short wavelength ultraviolet rays …

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PixelFLEX Launches Weather-rated FLEXStorm Display Modules

Nashville, Tennessee-based LED display producer PixelFLEX, has introduced the company’s new weather-rated FLEXStorm LED video technology. Pixelflex designed FLEXStorm specifically to overcome the challenges associated with traditional outdoor LED video displays. The display uses an intelligent, auto-correcting light sensor-based control system that ensures the ideal brightness level. FLEXStorm boasts safe …

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HexaTech to Supply AlN Substrates for UV LED R & D at Osram Opto

HexaTech Inc. of Morrisville, North Carolina USA, reported that the firm signed two strategic agreements with Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH, of Regensburg, Germany. The agreements include a long-term contract for HexaTech to supply its aluminum nitride (AlN) substrates, licensing of certain HexaTech intellectual property (IP), and support of HexaTech’s 2” …

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Acuity Working with Rensselaer and LESA Developing Horticultural Light Protocols

Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc. has signed a sponsored research agreement with Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  For the project, the Center for Lighting Enabled Systems and Applications (LESA) will develop light protocols for using specialized LED lighting with integrated feedback to grow plants efficiently. LESA is an interdisciplinary, multi-university center developing “Smart …

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Osram Opto to Coordinate FLINGO Project

Osram Opto Semiconductors has announced the launch of the FLINGO project to develop new materials particularly layers and processes to improve the durability and efficiency of LEDs. The company will serve as project coordinator working with four partners from research and industry. Osram Opto Semiconductors says that it is collaborating …

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