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Enhancing microLED display innovation

Enhancing microLED display innovation
Plessey has announced that it has placed an order for its next reactor from AIXTRON SE, the provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry. The AIX G5+ C metal organic chemical vapour deposition (MOCVD) reactor will boost Plessey’s manufacturing capability of gallium nitride on silicon (GaN-on-Si) wafers targeting next-generation microLED applications.
12th October 2018

LED driver distributor for the UK market

LED driver distributor for the UK market
  A distribution agreement has been signed between Anglia and EFORE Plc to distribute its Digital Light range of programmable LED Drivers in the UK. EFORE’s Digital Light range supports a variety of LEDs and offer great programming opportunities. 
3rd October 2018

Online shopping creates optoelectronics opportunities

Online shopping creates optoelectronics opportunities
The growing commercial need for automated warehousing configured to meet the increasing demand created by internet shopping has provided another growth niche for UK firm Selectronic.  The Oxfordshire company has found that its expanded engineering capability has enabled it to configure complete display modules to meet customers’ specific applications.
9th September 2018


Product Innovation Award for Integrated Light Guides won

Product Innovation Award for Integrated Light Guides won
Architectural SSL has announced that Lumileds has won a 2018 Product Innovation Award (PIA) from Architectural SSL magazine for its line of Integrated Light Guides under the Matrix Platform Advanced Technologies. These ultra-thin plates soften high flux LED light, enabling light control in a compact form factor.
23rd August 2018

Lumileds wins jury verdict for intellectual property theft

Lumileds wins jury verdict for intellectual property theft
On 10th August 2018, a jury of six men and six women rendered a verdict in favour of LED, Lumileds, based in San Jose, finding that a Chinese competitor stole trade secrets related to Lumileds core technology for making high power LEDs used in flash phones, automotive headlights, and general illumination.
14th August 2018

What does the EU halogen ban mean for your business?

What does the EU halogen ban mean for your business?
We all use light bulbs in some shape or form every day, from lamps to spotlights to fairy lights. They are available in all shapes, colours and sizes, and can be tailored to a specific space and purpose. This extensive use does mean they can a big source of energy consumption, something the EU aims to reduce by imposing a ban on the energy wasting halogen light bulbs and encouraging businesses and homeowners alike to switch to more efficient solutions like LEDs.
9th August 2018

Optical passive components designed with low insertion loss

Optical passive components designed with low insertion loss
LASER COMPONENTS supplies optical passive components for the 'eye-safe' spectral region at around 2um. This wavelength is used in various applications such as research and development, gas detection, LIDAR, medical diagnostics and sensing, micromachining andmaterial processing, free-space optical communication and spectroscopy.
2nd August 2018

Do consumers know what the ‘halogen lamp ban’ is?

Do consumers know what the ‘halogen lamp ban’ is?
With the sixth stage of the ErP Regulation (EC) 244/2009 coming into force on 1st September 2018, prohibiting certain inefficient non directional Halogen lamps on the market, LEDVANCE conducted a consumer study that has revealed a lack of knowledge about the ban in Europe.
1st August 2018

Accreditation ensuring highest accuracy NIST-traceable measurements

Accreditation ensuring highest accuracy NIST-traceable measurements
It has been announced by MKS Instruments that Ophir Photonics has received ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation for its Jerusalem, Israel Calibration Laboratory. ISO/IEC 17025 is given to calibration laboratories who have achieved the highest standards of quality, administration, and technical operations. 
17th July 2018

Collaboration in LED lighting

Collaboration in LED lighting
It has been announced by Molex that they are expanding their design portfolio of Molex PoE-Ready products, with the addition of Deco Lighting’s PoE-Ready Vector 2 LED light fixtures.
6th July 2018


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