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November 2017

23 November 2017

Osram’s new LED chip plant in Malaysia enters operation

22 November 2017

University of Michigan predicts incorporating boron in InGaN increases LED efficiency at high power

22 November 2017

Solliance raises efficiency records for roll-to-roll perovskite solar cells and modules

22 November 2017

Lumileds opens new office and innovation center in Shanghai

22 November 2017

Monolithic indium arsenide quantum dots on silicon optoelectronics

22 November 2017

CST Global receives £131,600 funding to develop wafer-based MWIR imagers with University of Glasgow and Gas Sensing Solutions

22 November 2017

CVD supplies US Naval Research Laboratory with deposition equipment for 2D transition-metal dichalcogenides

22 November 2017

Singulus supplying several TENUIS II CIGS solar module production systems to Chinese customer

21 November 2017

ClassOne slashes via liner plating costs for compound semiconductors

21 November 2017

Aixtron receives German Energy Agency’s Energy Efficiency Award 2017

21 November 2017

Seoul Semiconductor first to receive low-risk eye-safety certification for natural-light LEDs

20 November 2017

CST Global appoints China field application manager to support OEM, distribution and manufacturing sales

20 November 2017

Aixtron completes sale of ALD/CVD memory product line to Eugene Technology

20 November 2017

InnovateUK awards project to CS MAGIC consortium

17 November 2017

Nakamura receives Mountbatten Medal at IET’s 2017 Achievement Awards for pioneering development of blue LEDs and lasers

17 November 2017

Lockheed Martin completes critical design review on schedule for GaN-based Long Range Discrimination Radar

17 November 2017

Veeco’s preliminary court injunction upheld after challenge by SGL Carbon

17 November 2017

GaN device market to grow at 4.6% CAGR to $22.47bn in 2023

16 November 2017

Resonant signs fourth foundry partner agreement, adding to fabless filter model eco-system

16 November 2017

Anokiwave’s IC family now spans all major mmW 5G bands with addition of 24.25-27.5GHz quad core IC

16 November 2017

Midsummer and Tarpon win MTI Technology award for flexible solar cells integrated into tarpaulins and canvases

15 November 2017

Sofradir signs distributor ATD Electronique to extend European customer base for InGaAs-based SWIR detectors

15 November 2017

VTT combines micromechanical waveguides and MMICs to create terahertz devices

15 November 2017

Nanometrics announces $50m share repurchase program

15 November 2017

Improving efficiency of V-band indium gallium nitride transistors and MMICs

15 November 2017

AKHAN issued Japan patent covering fabrication of diamond semiconductor materials

14 November 2017

Lumileds boosts output of color LED portfolio

14 November 2017

NeoPhotonics’ Q3 revenue growth in North America and China offset by declines elsewhere

14 November 2017

POET’s Q3 revenue rebounds to $715,420

14 November 2017

Guerrilla RF awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification

14 November 2017

Nanometrics’ board names Pierre-Yves Lesaicherre as president & CEO

13 November 2017

Thin sacrificial layers of boron nitride enables transfer of GaN gas sensors onto metallic foils and flexible polymers

13 November 2017

Oxford Instruments announces winner of 2017 Sir Martin Wood Prize for Japan

13 November 2017

Applied Optoelectronics announces 100Gbps per lambda PAM4 directly modulated lasers

13 November 2017

Skyworks’ front-ends optimize battery life and extend range of ‘nearable’ tracking devices

13 November 2017

Lumentum returns to sequential quarterly revenue growth

13 November 2017

Beryllium doping of gallium nitride shown to offer promise for higher efficiency in power electronics

10 November 2017

IQE places new shares to raise £95m

10 November 2017

Skyworks’ quarterly revenue grows 9% to record $985m

9 November 2017

Veeco’s Q3 revenue growth driven by continued recovery in MOCVD market

9 November 2017

Custom MMIC launches IP3 mixers with low conversion loss and high LO-to-RF isolation up to 26GHz

8 November 2017

Lumentum appoints technology and product marketing executive Julie Johnson to board

8 November 2017

Mitsubishi Electric US Inc to take over power device sales business from Powerex

8 November 2017

Reverse-blocking gallium nitride on silicon high-electron-mobility transistor

8 November 2017

Samsung introduces D-series Special Color chip-on-board LED packages optimized for color-sensitive commercial lighting

8 November 2017

BluGlass presents latest RPCVD data at wide-bandgap workshop; files new patent application

8 November 2017

Cree launches KBL LED High-Bay Series

8 November 2017

Oclaro reports quarterly revenue up 4% sequentially and 15% year-on-year

7 November 2017

Advantech Wireless presenting second-generation GaN SSPAs at AfricaCom and Global MilSatcom

7 November 2017

ProPhotonix extends laser module range via distribution agreement with Integrated Optics

7 November 2017

Princeton Lightwave acquired by Argo AI

7 November 2017

Osram and Continental planning JV for intelligent lighting solutions in the automotive sector

6 November 2017

Kyma demos 200mm GaN HVPE on QROMIS’ MOCVD GaN-on-QST wafers

6 November 2017

CRAIC adds deep UV laser sources to 20/30 PV UV-visible-NIR microspectrophotometers

6 November 2017

IQE and Cardiff University win Economic Impact title at Business and Education Partnerships Awards

6 November 2017

Finisar releases 100G SWDM4 QSFP28 transceiver to full production

6 November 2017

Veeco wins preliminary injunction in patent infringement lawsuit against SGL

2 November 2017

Qorvo revenue grows a more-than-expected 28% quarter-to-quarter

2 November 2017

MACOM showcasing GaN-on-Si portfolio and high-performance MMICs and diodes at COMCAS

1 November 2017

III-nitride on silicon optoelectronics transfer to plastic and glass

1 November 2017

Riber receives order for MBE research system from Germany’s Fraunhofer IAF

1 November 2017

Veeco and ALLOS demo 200mm GaN-on-Si wafers for blue/green micro-LED adoption

1 November 2017

Alpes Lasers launches frequency comb quantum cascade lasers

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October 2017

31 October 2017

SMI recruits scientists to expand MOCVD, ALD and HVPE product development

31 October 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

31 October 2017

ProPhotonix adds high-power Ushio red laser diodes to product range

30 October 2017

Skyworks unveils new SkyOne WiFi family of front-end modules

30 October 2017

MACOM divests AppliedMicro’s Compute business to Carlyle Group affiliate

27 October 2017

Niacet begins supplying high-purity anhydrous hydrogen chloride

27 October 2017

Aixtron enters net profit in Q3, aided by increased MOCVD demand for laser applications

26 October 2017

AXT’s revenue grows 19.5% in Q3, driven by record InP sales

25 October 2017

Seoul Semiconductor’s quarterly revenue rises 14% to new record

25 October 2017

Vertical gallium nitride p-n diode with 5.0kV breakdown performance

25 October 2017

CFIUS approves sale of Aixtron’s ALD/CVD memory product line to South Korea’s Eugene Technology

24 October 2017

MicroLink signs exclusive license agreement to manufacture NREL IMM solar cell technology

24 October 2017

Chinese LED chip suppliers to comprise 54% of global production capacity in 2017

24 October 2017

AMEC ships 100th Prismo A7 MOCVD tool chamber

24 October 2017

Samsung partners with TÜV SÜD on collaborative testing program for automotive LED components

24 October 2017

RF GaAs device revenue growth slowed to 0.9% in 2016, but will rise from $7.5bn to $9.2bn in 2021

24 October 2017

Riber grows revenue 87% year-on-year for first nine months of 2017

24 October 2017

CST Global device development engineer gives presentation to Centre for Doctoral Training students at University of Glasgow

23 October 2017

Seoul Semiconductor’s Horticultural Series LEDs deliver entire spectrum from UV-C to far-red

23 October 2017

Wolfspeed showcasing devices designed for counter-IED & mobile military communications systems at MILCOM

23 October 2017

Toshiba adds second-generation 650V SiC Schottky barrier diodes in DPAK surface-mount package

23 October 2017

Leti-coordinated EU project ModulED launches to develop drive-trains for third-generation electric vehicles

20 October 2017

Infinera claims two industry-first milestones for optical transport technologies

20 October 2017

PowerAmerica gains Dr Jon Zhang as director of Power Device Technology

20 October 2017

LayTec ships ILMetro in-line metrology station to China’s CTIEC for CdTe-based thin-film PV

20 October 2017

Vertical gallium nitride Schottky diodes with single and double drift layers

20 October 2017

Qorvo’s RF solution chosen by SIMCom for LTE NB-IoT modules for smart metering and asset-tracking applications

20 October 2017

Comptek raises €450,000 for Kontrox technology to passivate oxidized III-V surfaces

19 October 2017

EPC launches high-efficiency half-bridge development board operating up to 10MHz for point-of-load DC-DC conversion

19 October 2017

PHIX Photonics Assembly raises first round of investment

19 October 2017

Navitas announces TSMC and Amkor manufacturing partnerships

19 October 2017

GaN Systems launches evaluation board combining GaN power transistors with Peregrine’s E-HEMT drivers

19 October 2017

MACOM opens Optoelectronics Innovation Lab in China

19 October 2017

Cree quarterly revenue rises despite Lighting Product sales falling and Wolfspeed capacity constraints

18 October 2017

Thermal curing of SU-8 for bonding gallium arsenide to silicon

18 October 2017

Finisar launches Flextune feature for wavelength-tunable optical transceivers

17 October 2017

Anokiwave adds to family of active antenna innovator kits with 256-element, reconfigurable 28GHz array for mmW 5G system roll-out

17 October 2017

Peregrine’s new PE29102 FET driver brings fastest switching speeds to GaN class-D audio

17 October 2017

Qorvo expands wireless infrastructure portfolio to support all 5G frequency bands by launching small-signal products addressing new 600MHz/Band 71 spectrum

17 October 2017

Emcore begins customer sampling of OBI-mitigated RFoG ONU transceiver

16 October 2017

Sofradir’s Tropomi detector lifts off on Sentinel-5P satellite

16 October 2017

Veeco receives first order for new GENxcel MBE system

16 October 2017

StratEdge’s molded ceramic packages meet GaN Mil-Std packaging requirements up to 18 GHz

16 October 2017

IQE wins Best Technology title at 2017 AIM Awards

16 October 2017

GlobalFoundries unveils roadmap for next-generation 5G mmWave applications

13 October 2017

LED lighting module market growing at 22.6% CAGR from $4bn in 2016 to $13.8bn in 2022, driven by mid-power modules

13 October 2017

Anokiwave’s chief systems architect presenting at IWPC’s ‘5G mmWave Opportunities and Challenges’ Interactive Workshop

13 October 2017

Low-threshold indium arsenide quantum dot laser diodes on silicon

12 October 2017

HB-LED market growing at 10% CAGR to 2023

12 October 2017

EPC appoints MIGVAN as sales, marketing and technical support partner for Israel

12 October 2017

Sumitomo Electric launches EpiEra SiC epiwafer, achieving 99% defect-free area

12 October 2017

HB-LED chip production to grow 2.8% to $13.179bn in 2017, then 2-5% annually during 2018-2022

11 October 2017

Reedholm signs joint marketing and support agreement with Taiwan’s STAr Technologies

11 October 2017

Nitride epiwafer firm SweGaN raises $750,000 in new share issue

11 October 2017

KDPOF shipping samples of first automotive-grade Gigabit Ethernet POF transceiver

11 October 2017

Indium gallium nitride quantum dot microcavity light emission

11 October 2017

Synopsys enhances photonic and optoelectronic modeling with release 2017.09 of RSoft

11 October 2017

Oxford Instruments installs new plasma etch equipment at its applications lab in Taiwan’s ITRI

10 October 2017

Lithuania’s Brolis establishes R&D division for silicon photonics in Belgium

10 October 2017

LayTec ships further EpiTT VCSEL systems to leading VCSEL maker in USA

10 October 2017

Qorvo expands 802.11ax portfolio for broader, faster, lower-cost Wi-Fi

10 October 2017

MACOM launches 500W GaN-on-Si power transistor for L-band airport surveillance radar

10 October 2017

MACOM’s RF Energy Toolkit now available for commercial OEMs designing GaN-on-Si-based RF systems

10 October 2017

Riber wins production MBE system order for photonic component manufacturing in Europe

10 October 2017

Automotive lighting market growing at 5.7% CAGR from $27.7bn in 2017 to $35.9bn in 2022

9 October 2017

WIN enhances 0.25µm GaN power process

9 October 2017

EVG and SwissLitho co-developing nanoimprint lithography for single-nanometer-scale 3D optical structures

9 October 2017

FBH develops 1178nm InGaAs QW DBR laser diode yielding frequency-doubled yellow 589nm laser module

9 October 2017

FBH demos III-V electronics capability at Productronica, including InP and Si heterointegration

9 October 2017

Northumbria University partnering in EU’s VisIoN project on visible light communications

6 October 2017

Infineon demos autonomous driving technology using new RF radar single-chip transceiver including 77/79GHz MMIC

6 October 2017

Navitas’ co-founder delivering keynote on GaN power ICs at WiPDA 2017

6 October 2017

LayTec ships in-situ metrology system to GaN-on-SiC customer

6 October 2017

Step-flow growth of green-emitting indium gallium nitride quantum wells

6 October 2017

Fraunhofer ISE lays cornerstone for Center for High-Efficiency Solar Cells

5 October 2017

NeoPhotonics restructuring as it reports below expected preliminary Q3 results after uncertain demand from China

5 October 2017

RF GaN market growing at CAAGR of 14.1% to $733m in 2021, maintained by defense applications

5 October 2017

Custom MMIC launches GaAs MMIC mixers to increase dynamic range of radar and RF communications

5 October 2017

EpiGaN to supply OMMIC with GaN/Si material for new 150mm RF power product line

5 October 2017

eLASER orders further Aixtron AIX G5+C MOCVD system to scale up GaN epi and device capacity for power electronics

5 October 2017

BASF and SoloPower launch CIGS PV-based multi-layered roofing system combining power generation, waterproofing and water harvesting

5 October 2017

Wolfspeed highlighting GaN RF technology and GaN-on-SiC foundry services at CSICS

4 October 2017

Cree expands chip-on-board LED portfolio with high-current XLamp LED arrays

4 October 2017

Fabless silicon photonics firm Skorpios acquires manufacturer Novati

4 October 2017

Reducing costs for gallium arsenide Schottky diode fabrication

4 October 2017

Mitsubishi Electric launching Ka-band GaN-HEMT MMIC to downsize satellite earth-station power transmitters

4 October 2017

Chicago and Cornell co-develop layer-by-layer assembly of 2D materials into wafer-scale heterostructures

3 October 2017

Littelfuse’s first SiC MOSFET provides ultra-fast switching for power electronics

3 October 2017

Plextek RFI and Filtronic Broadband develop 26GHz SMT front-end multi-chip module addressing lack of components for European 5G ‘Pioneer Band’

3 October 2017

China’s Nationstar enters top 10 ranking of packaged LED firms in Q2/2017, as MLS rises to 4th

3 October 2017

GaN Systems and Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs collaborate on GaN technology to meet global power challenges

3 October 2017

AES’ SEMI-GAS Xturion Blixer enables on-site blending of forming gas mixtures

3 October 2017

EPC launches wireless power demonstration kits

3 October 2017

Solar-Tectic granted US patent for low-cost, high-efficiency III-V thin-film tandem solar cell on glass substrate

3 October 2017

MACOM showcasing GaN-on-Si portfolio and high-performance MMICs and diodes at EuMW

3 October 2017

Custom MMIC discussing latest in RF MMICs at EuMW

3 October 2017

LG Innotek exhibits UV LEDs at LED Japan

3 October 2017

AWR Design Forum 2017 visiting Russia

2 October 2017

WIN enables fully integrated single-chip GaAs solutions for 5G RF front-end modules

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September 2017

28 September 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

28 September 2017

Riber’s 80% year-on-year revenue growth for first-half 2017 drives return to profitability

27 September 2017

Deep-ultraviolet gallium nitride quantum dots in aluminium nitride

27 September 2017

Philips Photonics-led European consortium completes VIDaP VCSEL project

27 September 2017

CST Global receives £318,039 as part of SUPER8 project to develop 200Gbps, 8-channel CWDM transceivers

27 September 2017

Lumileds adds deep red, far red and CoB purple LEDs to LUXEON SunPlus range for horticulture lighting

27 September 2017

Infineon launches sixth generation of CoolSiC Schottky diodes for fast switching

26 September 2017

Aixtron provides deposition system to EPFL for 2D materials research

26 September 2017

SiC power device market to grow at 40% CAGR from 2020 to more than $1bn in 2022, after tipping point in 2019

25 September 2017

Veeco ships new-generation EPIK 868 MOCVD systems to China for high-volume LED production

25 September 2017

Kyoto University professor Hiroyuki Matsunami awarded Honda Prize for research on SiC power devices

25 September 2017

SUNY Poly professor awarded DOE grant as part of $750,000 project to develop more efficient, cost-effective SiC power electronics chips

25 September 2017

Cree names Gregg Lowe as CEO

25 September 2017

Osram unveils Eviyos LED prototype for smart headlights; market launch planned for 2020

25 September 2017

Nitride Semiconductor files UV-LED patent infringement lawsuit in USA against Digi-Key

25 September 2017

Source Photonics to double InP laser production capacity with new fab in China, driven by 100G and emerging 400G markets

25 September 2017

Solar Frontier Americas sells 28MW of solar project sites to Capital Dynamics

25 September 2017

ProPhotonix adds optical options to UV LED curing range, configurable to specific applications

22 September 2017

Mitsubishi Electric develops SiC MOSFET with record power efficiency for 1200V-class power device

22 September 2017

Automotive LIDAR semiconductor revenue growing from $103m in 2016 to $1.8bn in 2026

21 September 2017

Flisom launches lightweight flexible CIGS solar panels

21 September 2017

Infineon selling IR Newport manufacturing site to new firm Neptune 6

21 September 2017

ams further expands Singapore manufacturing capacity to address demand for optical sensors

21 September 2017

O-Net launches 980nm uncooled pump laser in small-form-factor TO-can package

21 September 2017

II-VI Inc launches 200W actively cooled laser bars and multi-kilowatt stacks for new directed-energy weapons

21 September 2017

GlobalFoundries launches 8SW RF SOI process for next-gen mobile and 5G applications

21 September 2017

Transphorm partner Yaskawa Electric’s new servo motor first to use GaN

21 September 2017

EPC presenting GaN-based large-surface-area wireless power solution at Wireless Power Summit

20 September 2017

CST Global receives £202,000 grant for MacV CPT-based miniature quantum atomic clock research project

20 September 2017

Navitas’ GaN power ICs enable smallest 65W USB-PD laptop adapter

20 September 2017

HKUST/UCSB team demonstrates record 1.3μm CW submilliamp-threshold quantum dot micro-lasers on silicon

20 September 2017

Cree launches high-lumen directional LED bulbs for high ceilings

20 September 2017

GlobalFoundries announces enhanced RF SOI PDK for use with CWS’ SiPEX simulation tool

20 September 2017

Oclaro enters volume production of 100G ER4-Lite QSFP28 transceivers supporting up to 40km reach

20 September 2017

Oclaro enters high-volume production of single-carrier 400G/lambda lithium niobate modulator

20 September 2017

Saab using GaN-based AESA in new Arexis electronic warfare jammer pod for Gripen fighter aircraft

19 September 2017

Samsung launches fillet-enhanced chip-scale LED packages for spotlights and high-bay applications

19 September 2017

Seoul Semiconductor sues Archipelago Lighting for infringement of 12 Acrich patents

19 September 2017

Lumentum highlighting latest optical communications products at ECOC

19 September 2017

glō orders Aixtron G5+ 8x150mm MOCVD system for micro-LED production

19 September 2017

QSFP-DD MSA Group releases 3.0 Hardware specification

19 September 2017

Oclaro unveils integrated coherent receiver and transmitter for 400G and 600G networks up to 64Gbaud

19 September 2017

Inphi launches COLORZ-Lite shorter-reach 20km 100G DWDM QSFP28 modules for campus and data-center interconnects

19 September 2017

II-VI Inc announces Optical Line Subsystem platform for data-center interconnects

19 September 2017

II-VI Inc presenting at ECOC Market Focus on emerging highly compact amplification for coherent transmission

19 September 2017

Source Photonics expands 100G QSFP28 transceiver portfolio

19 September 2017

Source Photonics and Credo demo single-lambda 100G connectivity over 20km of fiber with compact TOSA and ROSA assemblies

19 September 2017

Credo demos single-lane 50G NRZ in support of 400G CWDM8 MSA to enable deployment of 400G 2km and 10km optical links in data centers

19 September 2017

Credo demos single-lane 100G PAM-4 for hyper-scale data-center connectivity in 100G, 200G and 400G networks

18 September 2017

Oclaro showcases portfolio of 25G, 100G, 200G and 400G components, line-side modules and transceivers

18 September 2017

Finisar demos first 100G QSFP28 eSWDM extended reach and 10G tunable BiDi transceivers, as well as 100G QSFP28 ER4f transceiver

18 September 2017

CWDM8 MSA Group formed to support deployment of 400G 2km and 10km optical links in data centers

18 September 2017

4WDM MSA for 100G optical networks extended from 10km with specs for 20km and 40km reach

18 September 2017

Kaiam shipping LightScale2 platform in volume for 100G CWDM4

18 September 2017

NeoPhotonics showcasing 64Gbaud coherent product suite: higher-symbol-rate components increase OSNR and reach for coherent transport

18 September 2017

NeoPhotonics highlights CW lasers for short-reach silicon photonics transceiver modules and EMLs with integrated drivers for long-reach PAM4 transceivers

18 September 2017

SFP-DD MSA releases spec for high-speed, high-density interface

18 September 2017

Ascatron launches its first SiC power device products

18 September 2017

MACOM exhibiting portfolio enabling optical network connectivity at 100G, 400G and beyond at ECOC

15 September 2017

DOE achieves SunShot’s 2020 utility-scale solar cost target of $0.06/kWh

15 September 2017

Aluminium gallium nitride transistors on silicon-on-insulator substrate

15 September 2017

CORIAL opens Asia sales & support office

14 September 2017

SDK expanding high-grade SiC epi production capacity from 3000 to 5000 wafers per month

14 September 2017

IQE extends production of VCSEL epiwafers with Aixtron AIX 2800G4-TM MOCVD systems

14 September 2017

NCSU rolls out PRESiCE manufacturing process to open up SiC power device market to more companies

14 September 2017

Future Electronics to distribute Lumentum’s optical transceiver products in Americas

13 September 2017

Energous launches GaN-based wireless solution for charging electronic devices with up to 10W

13 September 2017

Skyworks’ SkyOne Ultra front-end and DRx diversity receive modules powering 4G LTE connectivity in M2M applications

13 September 2017

Thinning p-type III-nitride layers to enhance effects of surface plasmons

13 September 2017

Osram launches compact CSP-based Ceramos C LED for mobile devices

13 September 2017

Norstel completes 150mm SiC n-type wafer development

13 September 2017

100G Lambda MSA to define specification for next-generation optical links

13 September 2017

CST and University of Glasgow MOCVD system to be commissioned in time for 2017/2018 academic year

13 September 2017

Evatec expanding Greater China operations to support rapid business growth

12 September 2017

InnovateUK awards £1.1m to SUPER8 project to develop 200G 8-channel CWDM transceiver for hyper-scale cloud data-centers

12 September 2017

Wolfspeed transitions 28V GaN HEMTs from 0.4µm to 0.25µm process, boosting frequency, gain and efficiency

12 September 2017

BluGlass’ upgraded BLG-300 chamber demonstrates targeted thickness uniformity for LED wafers up to 6”

12 September 2017

AXT completes purchase of new manufacturing facility in Dingxing, China

12 September 2017

NeoPhotonics agrees new five-year $50m credit facility with Wells Fargo Bank

12 September 2017

Transphorm previewing GaN 3.3kW bridgeless totem-pole PFC reference design at EPE’17 ECCE Europe

12 September 2017

JEDEC forms committee to set standards for wide-bandgap power semiconductors

11 September 2017

Finisar’s quarterly revenue falls 4.4%, as lower 10G transceiver demand offsets growth in 100G QSFP28 transceivers

11 September 2017

Cardiff Capital Region, Welsh and UK Governments and IQE ratify development of Compound Semiconductor Foundry

8 September 2017

PEIC panelists to address perspectives on workforce challenges & opportunities facing power electronics industry

8 September 2017

LED market growing at 18% CAGR, boosted by demand for energy-efficient lighting

8 September 2017

Peregrine’s patent portfolio surpasses 450 issued and pending patents

8 September 2017

Taiwan’s STC becomes distribution partner for AP&S’ single-wafer and wet bench products

7 September 2017

University of Arkansas awarded $3.2m by ARPA-E for two projects as part of CIRCUITS program

7 September 2017

City College of New York professor Maria Tamargo to receive 2017 MBE Innovator Award

7 September 2017

Mellanox and Accelink partner to provide 100Gb/s PSM4 Ethernet transceivers

7 September 2017

Osram launches Osconiq LED product family for professional applications

7 September 2017

CST Global signs master purchase agreement with large North American network system supplier

6 September 2017

MACOM launches first complete portfolio for 10G PON OLT & ONU infrastructure

6 September 2017

Aluminium nitride nanocolumns on gallium nitride templates

6 September 2017

MACOM launches first end-to-end 100G single-lambda solution scalable to 400G for cloud datacenters

6 September 2017

Finisar co-founder & CEO Jerry Rawls to retire

6 September 2017

Test firm Integra acquires die prep, assembly and test firm CORWIL

6 September 2017

POET appoints Jean-Louis Malinge to board

6 September 2017

POET’s DenseLight subsidiary launches high-power 1310nm DFB lasers for 100G silicon photonics

6 September 2017

IQE’s first-half wafer revenue up 17% year-on-year, driven by Photonics growth of 48%

5 September 2017

Firecomms partners with distributor TECNOMIC to expand India and South East Asia sales

5 September 2017

Anokiwave completes Series C financing round

5 September 2017

GaInP/GaAs/Si triple-junction solar cell by NREL/ISFH achieves 35.4% efficiency

4 September 2017

Lightwave Logic CEO Michael Lebby to present at PIC 2017 conference

4 September 2017

University of Glasgow’s professor John Marsh to speak at Photonic Integration Conference

4 September 2017

Everlight introduces 810nm IR LED for iris recognition

4 September 2017

CST Global appoints China country manager to grow OEM, distribution and contract manufacturing sales

4 September 2017

SPTS wins fifth consecutive RoSPA Gold Award for occupational health & safety

1 September 2017

BluGlass, Griffith University and IMCRC to co-develop normally-off GaN HEMTs on SiC-on-Si wafers

1 September 2017

LiGenTec and VLC Photonics offer silicon nitride photonic integration circuit foundry

1 September 2017

Picosun reports repeat sales of P-300BV vacuum batch production tools for 200mm applications

1 September 2017

AES launches compact fully automatic SEMI-GAS Centurion Mini Source System for low-volume gas applications

1 September 2017

Navitas showcasing new GaN power IC technology at China’s Power 2017 conference

1 September 2017

Navitas chosen by PowerAmerica to enable high-efficiency, high-density mobile fast chargers

1 September 2017

Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult appoints CEO

1 September 2017

Skyworks launches ZigBee/Thread/Bluetooth front-end module

1 September 2017

Silicon implantation for gallium nitride light-emitting diodes

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August 2017

31 August 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

31 August 2017

EpiGaN gains FPIM as fifth investor

30 August 2017

Gallium nitride on silicon in-plane gate field-effect transistors

29 August 2017

Littelfuse to buy IXYS for $750m

29 August 2017

CSEM, NREL and EPFL raise silicon-based multi-junction solar cell efficiency record

29 August 2017

Ferrotec introduces FerroVac vacuum controller to automate legacy manual-control deposition systems

29 August 2017

Lumileds expands LUXEON Stylist Series to mid-power packages for fashion retail and fresh food market

29 August 2017

MRSI to demo new MRSI-HVM3 and sponsor 1st Laser Executive Forum at CIOE

28 August 2017

Cree’s quarterly revenue down 8% year-on-year

25 August 2017

ROHM shrinks two-color chip LED by 35% into 1608-size form factor

25 August 2017

Wolfspeed extends 50V GaN HEMT family to high-efficiency 3.0GHz 250W

25 August 2017

Skyworks launches voltage-controlled variable attenuator for broad market applications

24 August 2017

ARPA-E awards $30m for 21 projects as part of CIRCUITS program

24 August 2017

AquiSense achieves ISO 9001 certification

23 August 2017

High-breakdown slanted tri-gate gallium nitride power transistors

23 August 2017

Audi and Alta Devices to co-develop solar cells integrated into car roofs

23 August 2017

Alta Devices’ GaAs solar cells being used by Twiggs Space Lab, Nearspace Launch and Virginia Space

23 August 2017

Showa Denko expands IR LED range for high-output applications

22 August 2017

EPC introduces 60W Class-E amplifier development board with 200V eGaN FET, enabling high efficiency up to 15MHz for wireless power and LiDAR

22 August 2017

Riber receives €1m order for evaporators

22 August 2017

First Solar sells California Flats project to Capital Dynamics

22 August 2017

First Solar sells 40MW Cuyama Solar Project to DESRI

22 August 2017

AXT appoints Wilson Lin as chief operating officer

22 August 2017

FOVE using Osram Opto’s IR LEDs to make eye-tracking virtual reality headset

22 August 2017

Midsummer receives order for two DUO CIGS solar cell manufacturing systems

21 August 2017

NIMS develops logic circuit with both D- and E-mode diamond-based MOSFETs

21 August 2017

Germany’s RWTH Aachen University and AMO launch joint Aachen Graphene & 2D-Materials Center

21 August 2017

Cree grants royalty-bearing, non-exclusive patent license to Light Polymers

21 August 2017

Microsemi awarded contract to speed adoption of SiC technology as new member of PowerAmerica

21 August 2017

MRSI launches high-speed die bonder for photonics high-volume manufacturing

18 August 2017

Monolithic red-green-blue InGaN pixels from strain engineered nanopillars

18 August 2017

University of Glasgow photonics professor leads MOCVD partnership with CST Global

17 August 2017

Pallidus launches M-SiC silicon carbide source material and technology platform

17 August 2017

Aixtron’s AIX 2800G4-TM Planetary MOCVD technology supporting Osram’s production ramp for 150mm IR high-power lasers and LEDs

16 August 2017

OIPT announces Woowon as Korea rep

16 August 2017

GaN Systems’ enhanced LTSpice model simulation tool simplifies GaN design

16 August 2017

Plasma-Therm to distribute Trymax’s resist ashing products in North America

16 August 2017

Indium gallium arsenide phosphide quantum wells on silicon on insulator

15 August 2017

DENSO uses TowerJazz’s 0.18µm SiGe to develop 24GHz rear and side radar sensor

15 August 2017

Qorvo expands online tool suite with RF matching calculator to simplify RF design

14 August 2017

Oxford Instruments boosting Asia-Pacific R&D center at Taiwan’s ITRI

14 August 2017

First Solar awarded 241MW module supply contract for Edify Energy solar projects in Australia

14 August 2017

Controlled spalling of bulk and free-standing gallium nitride substrates

11 August 2017

NeoPhotonics’ revenue grows in Q2 despite sale of Low-Speed Transceiver product assets

11 August 2017

CST Global and University of Glasgow join forces to install and operate MOCVD system

11 August 2017

POET’s Q2 product revenue up 39% year-on-year

11 August 2017

TowerJazz offers RF and high-performance analog manufacturing processes for automotive devices

11 August 2017

Power Electronics Industry Collaborative adds new executive board member

11 August 2017

Wolfspeed’s SiC MOSFETs enable power supplies to achieve 80+ Titanium efficiency rating in telecom & data-center applications

10 August 2017

Luna selling High-Speed Optical Receivers business to MACOM for $33.5m

10 August 2017

Qorvo launches dual-transistor GaN-on-SiC asymmetric Doherty amplifier module for macro base-stations

10 August 2017

EPC launches Class 4 AirFuel-compliant wireless power demonstration kit transmitting up to 33W

10 August 2017

LED lamp shipments to reach nearly 2 billion in 2026, led by commercial segment

10 August 2017

DENSO develops 24GHz-band submillimeter-wave vehicle radar sensor

10 August 2017

AIM Photonics selects University of Arizona for industrial demo of integrated photonic cryogenic datalink for focal plane arrays

9 August 2017

CST Global increases production of silicon photonic lasers by 500%

9 August 2017

Near-ultraviolet laser diodes powering visible (white) light communication

9 August 2017

Emcore’s quarterly revenue up 38% year-on-year to $31m as DOCSIS 3.1 growth continues

8 August 2017

Applied Optoelectronics unveils 50Gbps PAM-4 directly modulated lasers

8 August 2017

Imec boosts efficiency of 4cm2 perovskite/Si solar module to record 23.9%

8 August 2017

Lumileds launches LUXEON IR Family of high-radiant-intensity emitters for imaging applications

8 August 2017

Photonic integrated circuit market growing at 27.5% CAGR from $539m in 2017 to $1.8bn in 2022

8 August 2017

First Solar beats its greenhouse-gas emissions reduction target, while reducing manufacturing energy intensity

8 August 2017

Veeco’s Q2 revenue up 21% year-on-year organically

7 August 2017

Showa Denko acquiring SiC sublimation-recrystallization assets from Nippon Steel

7 August 2017

Compound semiconductor market to grow at 11.24% CAGR from $40.452bn in 2017 to $68.915bn by 2022

7 August 2017

II-VI Inc buys Kaiam’s 6” fab in UK for $80m

7 August 2017

CST Global leading Innovate UK’s DiLaN project

7 August 2017

BluGlass’ BLG-300 upgrade installation and commissioning completed; industry evaluations to recommence within weeks

7 August 2017

Comtech wins $7.5m solid-state power amplifier order for in-flight connectivity

7 August 2017

Oclaro’s quarterly revenue up 28% year-on-year, despite 10G softness in China

7 August 2017

Qorvo’s quarterly revenue down 8.3% year-on-year, but exceeding lowered guidance by $10m

4 August 2017

CST Global’s sales of lasers into PON and GPON markets exceed 25 million

4 August 2017

Applied Optoelectronics’ sales up 22% in Q2, driven by ninth quarter of record data-center revenue

4 August 2017

Applied Optoelectronics announces 100G PIN photodiode array

3 August 2017

Bridgelux files patent infringement lawsuit countering Everlight’s claims

3 August 2017

Oclaro appoints global communications services executive to board

3 August 2017

Pasternack launches E- and W-band PIN diode waveguide switches

3 August 2017

AXT’s revenue rises 14.6% in Q2

2 August 2017

Peregrine appoints new VP of engineering and VP of product marketing

2 August 2017

Cree and Emson settle patent dispute and reach supply agreement

2 August 2017

Aluminium nitride Schottky barrier diodes with breakdown more than 1kV

2 August 2017

LioniX and Heinrich Hertz Institute intensify collaboration

1 August 2017

ALLOS challenges conventional beliefs of GaN-on-Si

1 August 2017

Lumileds launches 1700lm single-die LED

1 August 2017

San’an first to qualify new Aixtron Showerhead 19x2”-wafer MOCVD reactor for DUV LED production

1 August 2017

EDF acquires 179MW Switch Station 1 & 2 projects from First Solar

1 August 2017

AES showcases SEMI-GAS fully automatic valve manifold box for dichlorosilane

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July 2017

31 July 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

31 July 2017

Monolithic electrically injected microdisk lasers on silicon

28 July 2017

Princeton Infrared Technologies announces first megapixel SWIR camera with no ITAR export restrictions

27 July 2017

Osram takes 25% stake in LiDAR technology firm LeddarTech

27 July 2017

Aixtron’s first-half revenue doubles year-on-year

26 July 2017

Towards gallium nitride integration with silicon CMOS

26 July 2017

Monocrystal delivers 150-millionth two-inch-equivalent sapphire product

25 July 2017

Riber reports first-half 2017 revenue up 80% year-on-year

25 July 2017

Skyworks’ quarterly revenue grows by a more-than-expected 20% year-on-year to $900.8m

25 July 2017

BluGlass appoints non-executive director

24 July 2017

CST Global introduces real-time electronic barcode tracking of all work in progress

24 July 2017

UV-C LED research firm CrayoNano orders Veeco MOCVD system for nanowire on graphene growth

24 July 2017

Fujitsu achieves record output density with power amplifier for W-band GaN transmitters

21 July 2017

US DOE awards Stion $1m for CIGSSe PV module efficiency R&D

21 July 2017

Micro-LED-like displays and projection modules to be available in 2018

21 July 2017

Everlight launches 2- and 4-chip EL Multi Color LED packages for automotive interior ambient lighting

20 July 2017

Custom MMIC launches packaged version of ultrawideband 2-22GHz distributed LNA

20 July 2017

US DOE awards SUNY Poly $720,000 ARPA-E grant to develop GaN-based power switches as part of PNDIODES program

20 July 2017

IQE’s strong first-half revenue growth marks start of increased VCSEL wafer demand for mass-market consumer applications

20 July 2017

Cree expands architectural lighting range with new 1-Watt RGBW LEDs plus PC Amber option

19 July 2017

Five-junction solar cell yields module efficiency of 41.2%

19 July 2017

High-voltage regrown vertical gallium nitride p-n diodes on bulk substrate

19 July 2017

GaN Systems completes investment round led by BMW i Ventures

18 July 2017

Veeco CNT ships 500th ALD system to NCSU

18 July 2017

Plessey extends LED portfolio with MIDION mid-power LEDs, targeting general lighting applications

18 July 2017

Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult appoints chief operations officer

18 July 2017

IQE’s founder & CEO receives Honorary Fellowship from Cardiff University

18 July 2017

POET focuses on proprietary Dielectric Hybrid Platform to accelerate revenue growth

18 July 2017

Akoustis names John Kurtzweil as CFO

17 July 2017

Polish Academy of Sciences’ Institute of High Pressure Physics now Ammono leaseholder

17 July 2017

Infineon receives Bosch Global Supplier Award for sixth time

17 July 2017

PLAT4M matures three silicon photonic platforms

17 July 2017

Oxford Instruments unveils ALD plasma processing system for 2D materials

14 July 2017

CST Global appoints University of Glasgow’s Tony Kelly as consultant on high-speed opto technology

14 July 2017

IXYS launches dual 1200V SiC Schottky diodes in SOT-227 packages with average forward current of 2 x 22A and 2 x 65A

14 July 2017

GTAT launches SiC boule growth furnace addressing emerging demand for 6” wafers

14 July 2017

Custom MMIC launches broadband frequency doubler spanning 7-11GHz

14 July 2017

Skyworks launches high-power Bluetooth power amplifier for mobile applications

13 July 2017

Oxford Instruments using NPL’s non-destructive quality control method to commercialize wafer-scale fabrication of 2D molybdenum disulphide

13 July 2017

Manz orders sputtering systems from centrotherm’s FHR for CIGS solar module factories in China

13 July 2017

Amber quantum wells on indium gallium nitride pseudo-substrate

13 July 2017

Toyoda Gosei develops automotive headlamp LEDs

12 July 2017

US-backed consortium AIM Photonics gains Mentor as newest tier-1 member

12 July 2017

IQE hosts Raytheon Supplier Excellence Program EPIC Award recognition ceremony

11 July 2017

RF power semiconductor market growing at 9.8% CAGR from $1.5bn in 2016 to $2.5bn in 2022

11 July 2017

ZEISS enters process control market

11 July 2017

Henning and Bett take over as directors of Fraunhofer ISE

10 July 2017

Indian Institute of Science gets government approval to establish commercial GaN foundry

7 July 2017

SUNY Poly-led AIM Photonics and NY-Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium highlighting research, collaboration at SEMICON West

7 July 2017

University of Twente develops record 290Hz-linewidth narrowband laser

6 July 2017

Anokiwave signs Cain-Forlaw as central US rep

6 July 2017

NRL demonstrates growth of thin-film niobium nitride

6 July 2017

Sol Voltaics raises $21.3m to commercialize 50% efficiency-boosting GaAs nanowire PV technology

6 July 2017

Picosun collaborating with Taiwan’s NCTU and Atom Semicon on ALD

6 July 2017

Lumileds becomes independent company as Apollo funds and Philips complete transaction

5 July 2017

AES launches PLC-based GSM-V Controller to replace microprocessor-based GSM-5 Gas Safety Monitor

5 July 2017

Smart stacking III-V on crystal silicon solar cells to boost conversion

5 July 2017

Mitsubishi Electric unveils first high-power 638nm red laser diode with built-in meniscus lens

5 July 2017

Compound Semiconductor Cluster in South Wales strengthened by R&D program wins

4 July 2017

First compound semiconductor cluster branded CS Connected

4 July 2017

AP&S triples size of in-house application laboratory, forming Demo Center

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June 2017

30 June 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

30 June 2017

High-quality nitrogen-polar gallium nitride vertical p-n diodes

30 June 2017

Daylight Solutions’ acquisition by Leonardo DRS completed

29 June 2017

Tyndall’s Peter O’Brien receives Horizon 2020 ‘Ireland’s Champions of EU Research’ award for PIXAPP

29 June 2017

Upgrades and enhancements to NI AWR Design Environment now available in V13.02

29 June 2017

VisIC’s board gains NXP’s EVP of business development David French

29 June 2017

Single-crystal BAW RF filter firm Akoustis acquires MEMS wafer fab in New York

28 June 2017

EVG earns fifth consecutive triple win in VLSIresearch annual Customer Satisfaction Survey

28 June 2017

Presto appoints COO and VP sales to address demand for IoT and related turnkey production & operations outsourcing

28 June 2017

Navitas partners with Asian distributors to accelerate GaN power IC adoption

28 June 2017

Solar Frontier’s CIS solar panels installed on factory in Thailand

28 June 2017

Dowa readies mass production of highest-output 280nm deep UV LEDs

28 June 2017

Indium tin oxide metal-organic chemical vapor deposition for UV LEDs

27 June 2017

Osram launches first multi-chip LED with lens integrated into single module, targeting camera flash applications

27 June 2017

Lumileds extends LUXEON CoB Core Range to 30,000 lumens

27 June 2017

Qorvo’s Beijing manufacturing facility earns automotive ISO/TS 16949 quality certification

27 June 2017

TI launches high-voltage, three-phase high-PWM-frequency GaN inverter reference design for 200V AC servo drives and robotics

27 June 2017

Compound semiconductor market to grow at 8.47% CAGR to 2021

26 June 2017

Lumentum showcases new technologies and products at Laser World of Photonics

23 June 2017

Umicore inaugurates metal-organic precursor production plant in Germany

22 June 2017

II-VI showcasing laser portfolio at LASER World of PHOTONICS

22 June 2017

Northrop Grumman’s MMICs meet FCC’s 5G system requirements

21 June 2017

Finisar reports record full-year revenue, but a 6% drop quarter-to-quarter driven by Chinese telecom OEMs

21 June 2017

Vishay launches true green LEDs in 1.6mm x 0.8mm SMD 0603 ChipLED package

21 June 2017

MOCVD market growing at 14% CAGR to 2021

21 June 2017

CST Global leading Quantum Ring Single Photon LED project

21 June 2017

Finding the root of nanopipes in aluminium nitride on sapphire

20 June 2017

Custom MMIC expands partnership with X-Microwave

20 June 2017

Cambridge Nanotherm partners with Japan’s Inabata for global sales and distribution

20 June 2017

Gallium nitride implanted current-aperture vertical electron transistor

19 June 2017

A*STAR develops manufacturing of hybrid silicon lasers for mass-produced photonic devices

19 June 2017

FBH showcasing diode laser and UV LED developments

19 June 2017

Oxford Instruments and CalTech hosting nanoscale processing workshop

19 June 2017

Bridgelux refutes Everlight lawsuit alleging patent infringement by 2835 SMD LEDs

19 June 2017

Diamond materials market to grow at 19.26% CAGR to 2021

19 June 2017

GaN to drive its share of RF high-power semiconductor revenue to more than double by 2022

19 June 2017

MACOM demos RF Energy Toolkit to speed time-to-market of GaN-on-Si-based RF systems for commercial applications

16 June 2017

Sofradir developing 2048x2048 15µm-pitch SWIR detector for space observation

16 June 2017

IXYS’ MwT launches GaAs/AlGaAs pHEMT MMIC high-power amplifier for wireless 4G/5G infrastructure

16 June 2017

Samsung achieves 220lm/W luminous efficacy with new mid-power LED package

16 June 2017

Osram’s latest-generation Topled low-power LED shrinks package 20-fold while boosting brightness by 3.6x

16 June 2017

II-VI Inc launches 600W direct-diode laser engine

16 June 2017

Guerrilla RF launches broadband, low-noise, linear, single control amplifier with low-loss bypass

16 June 2017

Guerrilla RF launches broadband, high-gain, linear driver/low-noise amplifier

15 June 2017

Imec demos first sub-10nm germanium gate-all-around FETs

15 June 2017

II-VI Inc ramps production of 18W pump laser diodes for fiber lasers

15 June 2017

Imec achieves record-low source/drain contact resistivity for PMOS transistors

15 June 2017

EPC appoints VP of sales for Greater China and Southeast Asia

15 June 2017

Thales UK designs GaN MMIC/packaging for Europe’s MAGNUS program using NI AWR software

15 June 2017

UV LED market growing at 34% CAGR from $288m in 2017 to $526m in 2020

15 June 2017

MIRPHAB pilot line to provide tailor-made spectroscopy solutions

14 June 2017

Crystal IS supplements Klaran disinfection product line with UVC LEDs for healthcare industry

14 June 2017

WIN develops GaAs PIN diode MMIC process on 150mm wafers

14 June 2017

Imec develops 200V and 650V dispersion-free normally-off/E-mode power devices on 200mm silicon

13 June 2017

CORIAL seeks distributors

12 June 2017

ADI and X-Microwave collaborate to simplify RF, microwave and millimeter-wave design and evaluation

12 June 2017

Osram acquiring California-based LED supplier LED Engin

12 June 2017

Peregrine launches high-power receiver protection RF switch

12 June 2017

First Solar appoints Molly Joseph to board

12 June 2017

First Solar secures loan for utility-scale solar projects in Japan

12 June 2017

EPC appoints Wolfram Krueger as VP of European Sales

9 June 2017

Aixtron appoints Felix Grawert as new executive board member

8 June 2017

Seoul Semiconductor settles LED filament bulb lawsuit against Kmart

8 June 2017

Custom MMIC introduces DC-20GHz wideband GaAs MMIC distributed power amplifier to its portfolio

8 June 2017

Custom MMIC introduces two new broadband GaAs MMIC mixers

7 June 2017

Qorvo launches first high-power BAW filter for migration to 5G

7 June 2017

Skyworks unveils first high-efficiency LAA/LTE-U solution for small cells

7 June 2017

EPC introduces EPC2111 GaN half bridge

7 June 2017

Diamond Microwave streamlines GaN SSPA range

7 June 2017

CST Global presents paper on high-speed 850nm VCSELs

7 June 2017

Seren Photonics and BluGlass collaboration results in successful semipolar GaN template process transfer

7 June 2017

Improving isolation of gallium nitride transistors on silicon-on-insulator

6 June 2017

Lumileds adds Advanced Technologies to Matrix Platform

6 June 2017

Analog Devices introduces wideband GaN MMIC amplifier

6 June 2017

Osram launches its smallest sidelooking IR LED for eye-tracking systems in VR/AR headsets

6 June 2017

AES introduces updated heater blanket

6 June 2017

Qorvo’s new Wi-Fi BAW filters triple range for smart home and enterprise applications

5 June 2017

Qorvo launches 50V GaN-on-SiC transistors to boost efficiency and bandwidth in tactical and public safety radios

5 June 2017

Microsemi expands MMIC portfolio with DC-27GHz wideband plastic-packaged and bare die GaAs MMICs

5 June 2017

Element Six develops new thermal grade of CVD diamond heat spreader for high-frequency, high-power-density devices

2 June 2017

Manz receives initial €64.3m downpayment as part of €263m CIGS PV order from Chinese partners

1 June 2017

Flisom unveils light, rollable and customizable flexible CIGS PV module technology

1 June 2017

Navitas issues 150W AC-DC GaN power IC reference design

1 June 2017

Qorvo launches first dual-channel GaN front-end module for 39GHz 5G wireless

1 June 2017

LayTec’s in-line process inspection system chosen by CTF Solar for CdS/CdTe PV fab in China

1 June 2017

EPC launches GaN half-bridge enabling 12V to 1.8V system efficiency over 85% at 5MHz at 14A output

1 June 2017

IQE wins 2017 Raytheon Supplier Excellence Program EPIC Award

1 June 2017

RayVio demonstrates UV-C dosing for water sterilization in consumer applications

1 June 2017

Monolithic gallium antimonide-based laser diodes on silicon substrate

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May 2017

31 May 2017

EVG expanding production & test capacity at corporate HQ

31 May 2017

Qorvo makes available 28GHz RF products for 5G base stations

31 May 2017

Custom MMIC receives 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon

31 May 2017

Anokiwave showcasing latest products for 5G, radar and SatComs at IMS

30 May 2017

Qorvo launches family of DOCSIS 3.1 amplifiers and attenuator enabling VoIP and MoCA over existing wired broadband networks

30 May 2017

ProPhotonix delivers 100,000th laser module for robotic guidance application

30 May 2017

Nitride Semiconductor files patent infringement lawsuit against Rayvio’s UV-LED products

29 May 2017

NeoPhotonics’ Q1 revenue down 28% year-on-year to $71.7m after sale of Low-Speed Transceiver product line

26 May 2017

Aixtron to sell ALD/CVD memory product line to US subsidiary of South Korea’s Eugene Technology

26 May 2017

Veeco completes acquisition of Ultratech for $862m

26 May 2017

Optimizing trench profiles for power gallium nitride electronic devices

25 May 2017

Method developed for electrically tuning refractive index in metal dichalcogenide monolayers by 60%

25 May 2017

StratEdge expands CMC base laminate packages to high-power GaN transistors & MMIC devices

25 May 2017

EPC launches 200V, 25mΩ GaN power transistor 12 times smaller than equivalent MOSFETs

25 May 2017

Advantech Wireless launches second-generation GaN-based 100/125W Ka-band BUCs

25 May 2017

Seoul Semiconductor files German patent lawsuit against Mouser concerning Everlight’s mid-power LEDs

24 May 2017

Alta Devices and PowerOasis to develop power system reference design for small UAVs

24 May 2017

Sol Voltaics completes manufacture of PV nanowires using Aerotaxy process

24 May 2017

Emcore launching OBI-mitigated RF-over-glass ONU transceiver at ANGACOM

24 May 2017

Siva Power completes $25m funding round

24 May 2017

Toward visible and ultraviolet III-nitride lasers on silicon

24 May 2017

Raytheon’s GaN-based AESA upgrade to Patriot radar surpasses 1000 hours of operation

24 May 2017

Skyworks launches Bluetooth Low Energy/802.15.4/Thread/ZigBee front-end module

24 May 2017

Cree launches ZR-RK LED troffer retrofit kit

24 May 2017

CST Global presents detuned DFB lasers for increased modulation efficiency in fiber-optic transmission

23 May 2017

Pasternack expands dynamic range of broadband limiting amplifier line

23 May 2017

Lumileds adds 3V version to LUXEON 2835E mid-power LED range, raising efficacy to 170lm/W

23 May 2017

Steve Barlow rejoins Lumileds as senior VP of Illumination

23 May 2017

Mitsubishi Electric and NanoSemi to demo ultra-wide-band linearized Doherty amplifier for next-gen LTE base stations

23 May 2017

Analog Devices launches small isolated gate drivers for SiC and GaN power switch technology

23 May 2017

Leti demos first WVGA 10µm-pitch GaN microdisplays for augmented reality video

22 May 2017

POET grows revenue in Q1 after shipping backlog for DenseLight photonic sensors

22 May 2017

ROHM expands full-SiC power module lineup

22 May 2017

NI AWR Design Environment version 13 being highlighted at IMS

19 May 2017

Cree’s chairman & CEO Chuck Swoboda to step down upon appointment of successor

19 May 2017

Indium gallium nitride light-emitting diodes on thin industry-spec silicon

19 May 2017

BluGlass to install BLG-300 RPCVD system upgrade while making progress on Lumileds Phase II & IQE collaborations

19 May 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

19 May 2017

Mitsubishi Electric, Nokia Bell Labs, UCSD develop first ultra-fast GaN envelope-tracking power amplifier for next-gen wireless base stations

18 May 2017

Plasma-Therm wins two ‘RANKED 1st’ awards in VLSIresearch’s Customer Satisfaction Survey

18 May 2017

Emcore to exhibit and present talk on linear fiber optics in HFC networks at ANGACOM

18 May 2017

Navitas’ CTO presenting GaN Power IC developments at ISPSD 2017

17 May 2017

Microsemi and Analog Devices collaborate on scalable SiC MOSFET drivers

17 May 2017

GaN Systems exhibits customer-built systems using its GaN transistors

17 May 2017

Littelfuse launches its first GEN2 1200V SiC Schottkys

17 May 2017

Indium gallium arsenide quantum well transistors on 300mm silicon

17 May 2017

EVG wafer bonding chambers surpass 1100 installed worldwide

17 May 2017

Lumileds Solid State Lighting Fellow George Craford awarded IEEE Edison Medal

17 May 2017

AKHAN gains ex-Motorola veteran as sales advisor to the board

16 May 2017

CIGS PV firm Midsummer doubles annual revenue

16 May 2017

Infineon begins volume production of first full-SiC-module, and adds to CoolSiC family

16 May 2017

Wolfspeed achieves first all-SiC 1.2kV power module harsh environment qualification

16 May 2017

Bel Power launches first AC-DC power supply using Transphorm GaN FETs

16 May 2017

EpiGaN showcasing 200mm GaN-on-Si epiwafers for 650V power switching and RF power

12 May 2017

Luminus selects Artec Lantec as Israel rep

12 May 2017

Gallium oxide transistor radio-frequency measurements

11 May 2017

WIN increases GaAs wafer manufacturing capacity by over 20%

11 May 2017

Osram showcases Oslon Square Hyper Red high-power LED with larger chip and improved radiant flux for horticulture lighting

11 May 2017

UNIQUE project to develop mass-market UV-C LEDs for industrial disinfection applications

11 May 2017

Fraunhofer IAF develops first monolithically integrated half-bridge for 600V-class

11 May 2017

Emcore’s quarterly revenue grows by 8% to $32.6m, driven by greater-than-seasonal CATV sales

11 May 2017

Soraa Sky wins LightFair International Innovation Award

11 May 2017

AP&S tailors metal lift-off process for LED manufacturing

11 May 2017

STMicroelectronics launches 1200V SiC junction barrier Schottky diodes spanning 2-40A current ratings

11 May 2017

Skyworks launches ultra-low-loss DPDT antenna swap switch

10 May 2017

Indium gallium nitride solar cells on non-polar and semi-polar substrates

10 May 2017

X-FAB and Exagan produce GaN-on-Si devices on 200mm wafers

10 May 2017

GaN Systems releases first E-HEMT bridgeless-totem-pole PFC reference design

10 May 2017

Cree extends range of OSQ Series outdoor area and flood LED luminaires, doubling lumen output

9 May 2017

Lumileds doubles flux of LUXEON CoB Core Range with new High Density option

9 May 2017

Solar Frontier’s CIS solar panels installed at Shell HQ buildings in Thailand

9 May 2017

Manz sells CIGS PV research subsidiary for €50m to partners Shanghai Electric and Shenhua, forming NICE PV Research JV

9 May 2017

Kaiam completes acquisition of Compound Photonics fab in UK

9 May 2017

Exagan’s GaN-on-Si technology Revolutionizes Energy Usage

9 May 2017

Councils in Cardiff Capital Region investing £37.9m to establish compound semiconductor foundry

8 May 2017

Ammono enters insolvency as court-appointed liquidator invites auction bids

8 May 2017

Epistar files US patent infringement lawsuit against Lowe’s

8 May 2017

Soraa expands into directional luminaires

8 May 2017

Osram Opto qualifies Aixtron AIX G5 C MOCVD system for GaN LED production

8 May 2017

Lumileds appoints chief financial officer

8 May 2017

Veeco’s Q1 revenue up 21% year-on-year to $94.4m, driven by LED demand

8 May 2017

Qorvo’s quarterly revenue hit by delayed smartphone launches in China and Korea

5 May 2017

Ultraviolet photodetection with gallium nitride nanoflowers on silicon

5 May 2017

Brewer Science sells wafer-processing equipment business unit

4 May 2017

CST Global confirms acquisition by Sivers IMA following shareholders’ vote

4 May 2017

CST Global’s new automatic visual inspection machine trebles laser test throughput

4 May 2017

Rubicon announces reverse stock split

4 May 2017

Emcore selected by Raytheon for Premier Supplier Excellence Award

4 May 2017

Oclaro quarterly revenue up 60% year-on-year, yielding record gross margin and operating income

3 May 2017

C-Lite LED Lighting by Cree launched, targeting electrical contractors and distributors

3 May 2017

Epitaxial lift-off and wafer bonding for III-V photodetectors on silicon

3 May 2017

SoraaLaser demonstrating new dynamic laser light source technology for specialty lighting

2 May 2017

Fraunhofer IAF’s InGaAs-based 54-243GHz amplifiers to be used in ESA’s second-generation MetOp satellites

2 May 2017

Transphorm showcasing GaN FETs at PCIM Europe

2 May 2017

Seoul Semiconductor’s Q1 sales growth bucks normal seasonality, driven by lighting, automotive and IT segments

1 May 2017

Skyworks’ quarterly revenue of $851.7m up a more-than-expected 10% year-on-year

1 May 2017

AXT’s Q1 revenue exceeds original guidance after faster-than-expected recovery from fire

1 May 2017

CST Global appoints VP operations; attains ISO 9001:2015 accreditation

1 May 2017

Cree’s quarterly revenue drop 15% as US commercial lighting sales fall 12% short of expectation

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April 2017

28 April 2017

Monolithic gallium nitride vertical transistor and light-emitting diode

27 April 2017

MACOM launches DC-28GHz wideband LNA with noise-figure performance for next-generation test & measurement applications

27 April 2017

Aixtron’s Q1 revenue and order intake rise strongly year-on-year

26 April 2017

MACOM adds single-ended SOT-89- and differential SOIC-8EP-packaged families of amplifiers spanning 5-1218MHz for DOCSIS 3.1 CATV infrastructure

26 April 2017

Custom MMIC boosts passive mixer linearity by using GaN rather than GaAs

26 April 2017

GaN Systems’ transistors used in SolPad’s FlexGrid solar power inverter

26 April 2017

Monocrystal launches Ultra-Clean sapphire wafers for microLED development

26 April 2017

Buffer and drift layer effects on vertical gallium nitride diodes

26 April 2017

Cree and San’an forming Hong Kong-based JV to produce mid-power lighting-class packaged LEDs

26 April 2017

ALD tool maker Picosun extends services portfolio to delivery of precursors

25 April 2017

Anokiwave signs representative agreement with M-RF for Japan

25 April 2017

Riber’s revenue booms in Q1/2017, driven by Cells & Sources for PV and screen applications

25 April 2017

GaN Systems sponsors China Power Supply Society competition to design high-efficiency, high-power-density GaN-based inverters

25 April 2017

Fraunhofer IAF’s GaN-on-Si monolithic multi-level power converter demonstrated using AT&S’ embedded component technology

25 April 2017

Vishay launches compact super red, red, amber and yellow ultrabright LEDs with dome lens

25 April 2017

SPTS wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade

25 April 2017

Graphene phototransistor promises high-performance optoelectronics

24 April 2017

Nitride Solutions closes $2.75m funding round

24 April 2017

Skyworks achieves year-on-year reductions of 22% in CO2 emissions, 20% in municipal waste and 16% in hazardous waste

24 April 2017

Osram Opto launches Oslon Black Flat S LEDs for adaptive automotive lighting

24 April 2017

Conax acquires Quartz Engineering

24 April 2017

Alcohol-based digital etch on arsenide and antimonide III-V semiconductors

21 April 2017

LEDs rising from 60% of overall lighting market in 2016 then 80% in 2020 and 98% by 2025

20 April 2017

LED materials market growing at 9.9% CAGR to $12.55bn by 2021

20 April 2017

Luminus’ Gen 2 XH LED boosts output, efficiency, center-beam candlepower and CRI as alternative to metal halide

20 April 2017

AIM Photonics strikes IP licensing deal with new consortium member IBM

19 April 2017

PowerAmerica funding speeds Transphorm’s development of 900V GaN HEMT product

19 April 2017

CST Global leads CoolBlue research project to develop next-generation GaN laser technology

19 April 2017

Midsummer launches CIGS-based BIPV metal roof systems

19 April 2017

Sivers IMA acquiring CST Global

19 April 2017

Improving vertical gallium nitride Schottky barrier diodes

19 April 2017

Keysight completes acquisition of Ixia

19 April 2017

Toyoda Gosei to begin sales of glass-encapsulated UV LEDs

18 April 2017

LED lamp unit shipments to rise from 441.7 million to 783.9 million in 2026

18 April 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

17 April 2017

GaN Systems’ investors receive venture capital awards

17 April 2017

Cree introduces NX technology platform for next generation of lighting-class LEDs

17 April 2017

Cree launches next generation of RSW LED street-light portfolio

13 April 2017

Pasternack launches 1.5-18GHz GaAs HBT low-phase-noise amplifiers

13 April 2017

SemiLEDs reduces cash burn, despite revenue falling by a third

13 April 2017

Qorvo’s Wi-Fi front-end modules and BAW filters implemented for 802.11ax transition

12 April 2017

EPC issues ninth reliability report

12 April 2017

Seoul Semiconductor files LED patent infringement lawsuit in Germany against Mouser

12 April 2017

Solar Frontier Americas completes sale of 40MW Midway II project to Dominion

12 April 2017

Lumileds’ LED lumen maintenance exceeds DLC Premium testing specs in four main product families

11 April 2017

Imec and Solliance boost efficiency for 4cm x 4cm perovskite PV module to 12.4%

10 April 2017

Fluorinated graphene passivation for aluminium gallium nitride transistors

10 April 2017

LG Innotek launches UV LED module for sterilizing water purifier faucets

7 April 2017

Cree expands ZR series LED troffer family to higher efficiencies

7 April 2017

Analog Devices expands GaN power amplifier portfolio with two broadband 6GHz modules

7 April 2017

Raytheon awarded $10m MDA contract to upgrade X-band ballistic missile defense radar to GaN

7 April 2017

NeoPhotonics’ CFO resigns

7 April 2017

Enablence to raise $6m in additional financing

7 April 2017

Gallium nitride fin transistor with high linearity and output power

6 April 2017

Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult launches non-executive board

6 April 2017

ColorChip raises an extra $17m, boosting latest financing round to $37m

6 April 2017

First Solar considering sale of stake in 8point3 Energy Partners

6 April 2017

MACOM adds SPDT, SP3T and SP4T integrated AlGaAs PIN diode switches

6 April 2017

Skyworks launches low-power LNA for GNSS IoT applications

6 April 2017

Advantech Wireless receives follow-on order for X-band line of SATCOM GaN-based SSPAs and BUCs

6 April 2017

Direct growth of III-V material on silicon for 1.55μm quantum dot lasers

5 April 2017

ST and Autoroad showcase 77GHz and 79GHz automotive radar based on SiGe front-end ICs

5 April 2017

Direct hole injection plugs for indium gallium nitride light-emitting diodes

5 April 2017

EVG receives 2017 Austrian Innovation Award

5 April 2017

Riber receives research system order for first pure-play MBE-based manufacturing initiative in India

4 April 2017

IXYS launches dual 1200V SiC Schottky diodes in SOT-227 packages for higher-power applications

4 April 2017

POET’s losses rise after lower-than-expected revenue in second-half 2016

4 April 2017

Pasternack launches IQ mixers with 4-38GHz RF & LO frequency bands

3 April 2017

Ushio America and Necsel IP announce integration

3 April 2017

Skyworks devices used in Sierra Wireless’ modules for IoT applications

3 April 2017

Synopsys releases RSoft Photonic Component Design Suite version 2017.03 for opto device analysis

3 April 2017

Littelfuse and Monolith presenting 1200V SiC Schottky diodes and 1200V SiC MOSFET technology platform at PCIM Europe

3 April 2017

SiGen and Soitec terminate ITC patent lawsuit

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March 2017

31 March 2017

Monolithic amber-green-blue nanopillar light-emitting diodes

30 March 2017

Riber more than doubles gross margin as losses slashed in full-year 2016

30 March 2017

Non-polar gallium nitride ultraviolet photodetector on sapphire

30 March 2017

Cree launches XLamp XP-G3 Royal Blue LED, optimized for horticulture applications

30 March 2017

NCSU converting p-type reduced graphene oxide to n-type

30 March 2017

Hamamatsu completes new building to increase opto production capacity

30 March 2017

Analog Devices acquires broadband GaAs and GaN amplifier firm OneTree

30 March 2017

First Solar sells Moapa Solar Project to Capital Dynamics

30 March 2017

Solar-Tectic granted US patent for tin perovskite/c-Si thin-film tandem solar cell

29 March 2017

Danfoss and GE collaborate on SiC power module production as part of New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium

29 March 2017

Monolithic III-V transistors and laser diodes integrated on germanium

28 March 2017

Tyndall to lead €15.5m EU-funded consortium PIXAPP

28 March 2017

Finisar appoints former Coherent CFO as new director

28 March 2017

Transphorm announces first automotive-qualified GaN FETs

27 March 2017

Everlight opens $300m automotive LED factory

27 March 2017

First Solar to deliver 48.5MW Manildra Solar Farm in Australia

27 March 2017

IQE continues double-digit annual revenue growth, at 16% in 2016

27 March 2017

AquiSense launches smallest UV water treatment system

24 March 2017

ColorChip demos transceivers based on uncooled CWDM4 DML technology for data-center interconnects beyond 100G

24 March 2017

Monolith and Littelfuse to demo SiC power semiconductors at APEC

24 March 2017

Osram launches 810nm IR LED to increase image contrast in license plate recognition

24 March 2017

GaN RF power devices to represent nearly 25% of high-power semiconductors for mobile wireless infrastructure in 2017

24 March 2017

NeoPhotonics reports record revenue of $109.8m for Q4, driven by High Speed Products sales up 52% year-on-year

24 March 2017

Semi-polar indium gallium nitride laser diode/waveguide photodiode combo

24 March 2017

TowerJazz announces silicon photonic foundry process targeting optical transceiver electronics

23 March 2017

Oclaro adds dual-carrier PM-QMZ modulator to lithium niobate portfolio, enabling 1Tbs data rates with single gold box

23 March 2017

GigPeak launches 28Gbps PAM4 200Gbps chipset portfolio for short- and long-reach Ethernet datacenter applications

23 March 2017

MACOM launches PAM-4 chipset for single-lambda 100G, 200G and 400G data-center optical connectivity

23 March 2017

MACOM launches 64Gbaud surface-mount linear modulator driver family to enable 600G on single wavelength for long-haul/metro

23 March 2017

Transphorm introduces Silicon Valley Center of Excellence

23 March 2017

Lumentum enhances 100G long-reach datacom portfolio with 100G QSFP28 LR4 and 100G QSFP28 4WDM-10 transceivers

23 March 2017

Cree signs patent cross-license agreement with Ledvance

23 March 2017

Lumentum expands 100G QSFP28 portfolio with short-reach datacom transceiver

23 March 2017

Lumentum highlights new products and technologies at OFC

22 March 2017

Luxtera debuts duplex 100G-CWDM2 silicon photonics QSFP transceiver module

22 March 2017

NeoPhotonics showcasing 400G coherent product suite

22 March 2017

Finisar demos new 400G, 200G and 100G pluggable optical modules and launches Flexgrid single low-profile WSS

22 March 2017

Mellanox doubles silicon photonics Ethernet transceiver speeds to 200Gb/s

22 March 2017

II-VI Inc showcasing new products at OFC

22 March 2017

VCSEL firm Princeton Optronics to be acquired by Austria’s ams

22 March 2017

Aixtron receives repeat order from Sumitomo for GaN-on-SiC production technology

22 March 2017

Gallium nitride vertical junction barrier Schottky diodes

22 March 2017

Inphi launches first 32GBaud quad linear TIA and driver chipset for CFP2 digital coherent optics

22 March 2017

Inphi announces production availability for first 64GBaud linear coherent TIA

22 March 2017

MACOM launches 100G CWDM4 transmitter L-PIC chipset for 400G for cloud data centers

22 March 2017

Kaiam expanding UK manufacturing capacity by acquiring Compound Photonics’ facility

21 March 2017

Imec demonstrates 896Gb/s silicon photonics transceiver

21 March 2017

Emcore launches 6.5GHz-bandwidth laser modules for next-gen wireless and DAS networks

21 March 2017

Source Photonics demos first XGS-PON N2 OLT transceiver module

21 March 2017

Oclaro gives first live 40km interoperability demo between 100G extended-reach QSFP28 and CFP2

21 March 2017

MACOM launches integrated laser drivers for 28G SFP28 optical modules

21 March 2017

Mellanox launches 100Gb/s silicon photonics optical engine product line

21 March 2017

NeoPhotonics demos pluggable coherent CFP2-ACO transceiver for 400/600Gbps

21 March 2017

NeoPhotonics giving live demos of new products for 100G to 600G telecom and datacenter networks

21 March 2017

Inphi’s coherent TIAs surpass 25 billion field hours with incident-free reliability, as 2.5 millionth TIA shipped

21 March 2017

TowerJazz announces 300GHz SiGe technology optimized for 400GbE

21 March 2017

Oclaro gains access to Ciena’s high-baud-rate DSP to develop 400G coherent transponders

21 March 2017

Inphi announces commercial availability and production ramp for ColorZ

21 March 2017

MRSI delivers 3μm die bonder to AIM Photonics Academy’s Education and Practice Factory at MIT

21 March 2017

Akash Systems formed to apply GaN-on-diamond technology to SatComs

20 March 2017

Peregrine acquires MIT spin-off Arctic Sand

20 March 2017

Source Photonics and MACOM demo 53Gbaud PAM-4 optical link with compact TOSA and ROSA

20 March 2017

Source Photonics demos 53GBaud PAM4 100G single-lambda capability

20 March 2017

Emcore launches 10G laser and photodiode chips for next-gen PON

20 March 2017

GigPeak showcasing 100G PSM4, CWDM4 and LR4 for datacom connectivity with live demo at OFC

20 March 2017

Oclaro unveils first I-temp tunable SFP+ and starts volume production of I-temp SFP28 LR

20 March 2017

Oclaro samples 400G CFP8 PAM4-enabled transceiver; showcases live demo at OFC

20 March 2017

Source Photonics demos fully integrated 400GBASE-FR8 OSFP module based on 25Gbaud PAM4 technology

20 March 2017

AXT resumes substrate production at Beijing manufacturing facility

20 March 2017

Finisar reports another quarterly revenue record, but up only 2.9%

20 March 2017

UVC LED maker Crystal IS celebrates 20th anniversary

20 March 2017

First Solar begins operation of 250MW Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project

17 March 2017

Oclaro showcasing 100G, 200G and 400G products at OFC

17 March 2017

AIM Photonics gains process modeling firm Coventor as new member

17 March 2017

Mellanox ships 200,000th optical transceiver module for next-gen 100Gb/s networks

17 March 2017

Rubicon names director Timothy E. Brog as CEO

17 March 2017

Qorvo launches PAM4 family of linear drivers and TIAs for 100-400G in data centers and client-side operations

16 March 2017

MSA formed for shortwave WDM optical standards operating over duplex MMF

16 March 2017

AXT’s Beijing plant suffers fire damage in GaAs and Ge crystal growth production area

16 March 2017

NeoPhotonics announces general availability of high-power Telcordia-qualified, non-hermetic 1310nm DFB laser arrays for silicon photonics applications

16 March 2017

GaN Systems demonstrating wireless power transfer and commercial power systems at APEC

16 March 2017

Cree’s second-generation Extreme High Power LED boosts lumen output by 9% and efficacy by 18%

15 March 2017

Imec’s 200mm GaN-on-Si e-mode power devices withstand heavy ion and neutron irradiation

15 March 2017

Atlas Copco forms new Vacuum Technique business, incorporating Edwards

15 March 2017

Mitsubishi Electric to launch compact low-power-consumption integrated APD-ROSA for extra-long-haul 100G transmissions

15 March 2017

GigPeak launches 64Gbaud SMT quad linear modulator driver for 400G/600G coherent systems

15 March 2017

EPC launches eGaN FETs that halve size while improving performance and cost

15 March 2017

II-VI Inc unveils 3-pin 980nm uncooled micro-pump laser module for emerging high-bit-rate transmission applications

15 March 2017

Growing quantum dot lasers on microelectronics-compatible silicon

15 March 2017

GaN Systems demonstrating wireless power transfer and commercial power modules at Electronica Shanghai

15 March 2017

GigPeak showcasing live demos addressing growth in cloud and networking services

15 March 2017

Transphorm displaying customer solutions at APEC

14 March 2017

EPC showcasing applications using eGaN FETs and ICs at APEC

14 March 2017

Soitec ramping production of 200mm SOI wafers at China manufacturing partner Simgui’s fab

14 March 2017

Pasternack debuts mm-wave transmitter module covering 60GHz global unlicensed frequency spectrum

14 March 2017

Luna’s Picometrix division enters into vendor-managed inventory agreement with Chinese telecoms equipment provider

14 March 2017

Solliance sets record stabilized efficiency of 12.6% for roll-to-roll produced perovskite-based solar cells

13 March 2017

Peregrine hires general manager of Intel’s mobile communications business as CEO as Cable steps back to CTO

13 March 2017

II‐VI Inc launches miniature tunable optical filter for high-bit-rate DWDM transmission

13 March 2017

RFHIC launches GaN transistors & power amplifiers for ISM bands

13 March 2017

SUSS MicroTec launches XBS200 automated permanent wafer bonding system

13 March 2017

Daylight Solutions to be acquired by Leonardo DRS for $150m

13 March 2017

TowerJazz expands support for Chinese customers with SiGe BiCMOS technologies for wireless and wireline communication systems

13 March 2017

Monocrystal introduces first 350kg KY sapphire crystal

13 March 2017

Peregrine unveils high-throw-count RF switches for 4G and 4.5G wireless infrastructure

13 March 2017

Peregrine launches SP6T, SP8T and SP12T RF switches for test & measurement equipment

13 March 2017

Seoul Semiconductor presents new Acrich COB product line-up at Japan Lighting Fair

13 March 2017

Guerrilla RF completes $2.8m Series D funding round

10 March 2017

Gallium nitride vertical fin power field-effect transistors with 800V breakdown

10 March 2017

NeoPhotonics to demo new 64 GBaud micro-modulator at upcoming OFC

9 March 2017

US Army awards GE Aviation $4.1m contract to develop SiC power electronics

9 March 2017

ClassOne signs Scientech as rep for China, Taiwan and Southeast Asia

9 March 2017

Mitsubishi Electric develops smallest SiC inverter for HEVs

9 March 2017

Custom MMIC’s portfolio surpasses 100 standard products

9 March 2017

Custom MMIC highlights space-qualified GaAs MMICs

8 March 2017

RFHIC signs deal to acquire Element Six’s GaN on Diamond epiwafer technology

8 March 2017

Peregrine launches SP6T, SP8T and SP12T RF switches with extended temperature range of -55°C to +125°C

8 March 2017

Finisar launches 100GHz C-band balanced photodetector enabling coherent detection up to 160 Gbaud

8 March 2017

Riber receives order for MBE49 system

8 March 2017

Towards polarized white light with tunnel junctions and hybrid growth

7 March 2017

Osram launches Oslux IRED yielding high-quality images for facial recognition

7 March 2017

Bulk GaN substrate market growing at 10% CAGR to $100m in 2022, from 60,000 wafers in 2016, driven by laser diodes and high-brightness LEDs

7 March 2017

Stion’s CIGS PV modules outperform crystalline silicon by 5-6%

6 March 2017

MACOM increasing bandwidth density in optical networks for 100G, 400G-and-beyond

6 March 2017

Wolfspeed launching 12.7–13.25GHz 60W three-stage GaN-on-SiC power amplifier at SATELLITE 2017

6 March 2017

Qorvo adds new Spatium amplifiers for electronic warfare systems

3 March 2017

Aixtron’s returns profit in Q4, helping full-year 2016 revenue recover to 2015 level

3 March 2017

Qorvo powering multiple smartphones with full suite of RF Fusion front-ends

3 March 2017

II-VI Inc launches 25Gb/s detector chip arrays for active optical cables deployed in datacenters

3 March 2017

Qorvo powering multiple smartphones with full suite of RF Fusion front-ends

3 March 2017

RF compound semiconductor revenue to grow to $11bn by 2021

2 March 2017

Power Electronics Industry Collaborative completes technology roadmap

2 March 2017

Improving indium arsenide antimonide nanowire optical quality on silicon

2 March 2017

Littelfuse invests a further $15m in Monolith, taking a majority stake

2 March 2017

Seoul Semiconductor introduces reference modules for WICOP LEDs

2 March 2017

AXT prices public offering to raise $27.7m

2 March 2017

Qorvo delivers dual-switch-LNA modules for pre-5G massive MIMO networks, complementing GaN driver amplifier-PA modules

2 March 2017

Qorvo wins smartphone designs with new mobile Wi-Fi solutions

2 March 2017

AXT announces proposed public offering

1 March 2017

Mitsubishi Electric launches SiC Schottky barrier diode incorporating junction-barrier Schottky

1 March 2017

NeoPhotonics samples 8x16 multi-cast switch modules for contentionless networks

1 March 2017

Qorvo launches multiplexers supporting carrier aggregation for 4G LTE smartphones

1 March 2017

Qorvo launches first 5G RF front end

1 March 2017

Phoseon boosts power and performance of FireJet FJ100

1 March 2017

Skyworks launches family of amplifiers for small-cell market

1 March 2017

Anokiwave expands to new headquarters in San Diego

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February 2017

28 February 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

28 February 2017

Qorvo expands RF Flex portfolio to Gen-5, to accelerate mid-tier smartphone deployment

28 February 2017

Qorvo RF Fusion front ends chosen for new gigabit phone

28 February 2017

Cree boosts XLamp CXA2 LED output by 10% and adds premium color options

27 February 2017

Skyworks unveils SkyOne Ultra 3.0 front-end module

27 February 2017

MACOM launches SMT-packaged millimeter-wave switch for 5G wireless demo systems

24 February 2017

Osram launches more evenly illuminating Oslux IR LED for iris scanners

24 February 2017

Infrared LED market to grow at 13% CAGR through 2021

24 February 2017

SoraaLaser presenting expanded LaserLight source technology at Strategies in Light

24 February 2017

Wolfspeed expands third-generation MOSFET platform to 1200V

23 February 2017

AXT's Q4 revenue up 12% year-on-year to a higher-than-expected $20.3m

23 February 2017

LG Innotek unveils first 70mW UV-C LED

23 February 2017

LayTec's EpiNet 2017 software enables in-situ wafer bow measurement in multi-pocket satellite configuration

22 February 2017

Samsung launches second-generation COB LED packages for spotlights and other directional lighting

22 February 2017

ClassOne to reduce CoO for copper plating on 75-200mm wafers

22 February 2017

Silicon and III-nitride high-voltage monolithic cascode diode

22 February 2017

Qorvo launches RF front-end portfolio for TD-LTE band-41 Power Class 2 high-performance user equipment

22 February 2017

First Solar secures loan for utility-scale solar project in Ishikawa, Japan

21 February 2017

Qualcomm launches RF front-end platform for next-generation global mobile devices

21 February 2017

Noel expands facility and adds new wafer-processing capabilities

21 February 2017

Navitas launches first integrated half-bridge GaN power IC

21 February 2017

ACCO launches CMOS RF front-end module for IoT applications

21 February 2017

MIT optimizes QCL epitaxy using LayTec's EpiCurve TT

21 February 2017

GlobalFoundries makes available 45nm RF SOI process for 5G mobile communications

21 February 2017

Veeco and Ultratech announce early termination of HSR waiting period

20 February 2017

Bulk aluminium nitride platform for gallium nitride high voltage and power

20 February 2017

5N Plus makes changes to executive management structure

20 February 2017

Thales to supply GaN-based CWI transmitters to Danish navy for fire control systems

20 February 2017

OSI Laser Diode launches 1550nm InGaAs APD module

20 February 2017

Flip Chip Opto releases 4800W 3-Pad flip-chip COB LED

20 February 2017

Veeco's Q4 revenue grows 9% to $93.6m

17 February 2017

Firecomms appoints field applications manager to support Americas market

17 February 2017

Cree terminates sale of Wolfspeed to Infineon following CFIUS' national security concerns

17 February 2017

Room-temperature single-photon emission demonstrated from defects in GaN films

16 February 2017

Peregrine opens Austin development center

16 February 2017

First Solar modules to power 106.5MW of Photosol's utility-scale PV plants in France

16 February 2017

Saab offers GaN-based AESA radar for India's Tejas LCA fighter aircraft

16 February 2017

Skyworks unveils SkyOne Ultra 2.5 generation of front-end modules, targeting China LTE market

16 February 2017

ALLOS' doping-free 600V HEMT epi technology running on both Aixtron G5 and Veeco K465i at customer

16 February 2017

NeoPhotonics samples PAM4-based 400G pluggable CFP8 transceiver module for links up to 10km

16 February 2017

HexaTech signs long-term AlN supply and IP licensing agreements with Osram

16 February 2017

Walter Schottky Institute demonstrates first electrically pumped, single-mode, tunable VCSELs emitting cw up to 4µm

15 February 2017

Sivers IMA launching SiGe-based 16+16 beam-forming transceiver RFIC chip for 60GHz WiGig

15 February 2017

SPTS president Kevin Crofton appointed chairman of UK's Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult

15 February 2017

Gallium nitride on silicon on insulator metal-organic vapor phase epitaxy

15 February 2017

Phoseon boosts power and performance of most powerful LED curing solution

15 February 2017

Monocrystal increases sapphire shipments by 18% in 2016

15 February 2017

Seoul Semiconductor begins mass production of filament LEDs

14 February 2017

Custom MMIC launches distributed amplifier with positive gain slope up to 24GHz

14 February 2017

Ascent Solar secures $20m in funding from strategic investor Hong Kong Boone Group

14 February 2017

FBH's new CV measurement method offers more specific approach to UV LED device optimization

14 February 2017

Aluminium indium gallium nitride electron-blocking layers

14 February 2017

First Solar selected for 63MW solar project in Australia

14 February 2017

IDT to acquire GigPeak for $250m

13 February 2017

BluGlass reports half-year financial results and development milestones

10 February 2017

Lumentum's revenue grows 21% year-on-year to record $265m, driven by 100G datacom growth of 537%

10 February 2017

NASA Glenn demos SiC-based ICs operating over 100 times longer under Venus-like temperatures and atmosphere

10 February 2017

Desert Silicon appoints former AXT CEO & chairman Phil Yin as general manager & board director

10 February 2017

Qorvo's Cees Links receives Lifetime Achievement Award for Wi-Fi innovation

10 February 2017

Korea's UNIST fabricates thinnest oxide semiconductor

10 February 2017

FLINGO EU project to develop new materials and processes to improve LED efficiency and durability

10 February 2017

New York Power Electronics Manufacturing Consortium produces its first SiC-based patterned wafers

9 February 2017

Lumentum unveils higher-output-power 200W ST2 pump laser, enabling easier scaling of fiber lasers to 2kW+

9 February 2017

LESA's Lighting and Displays team at RPI and University of New Mexico awarded patent for inexpensive growth of large-area cubic GaN

9 February 2017

Cree's sale of Wolfspeed to Infineon unlikely to be approved by CFIUS

9 February 2017

First Solar awarded 140MW module supply contract for Australia's largest solar project

9 February 2017

UK's EPSRC awards University of Bristol £4.3m grant to develop GaN-on-diamond microwave technology

8 February 2017

Emcore's quarterly revenue grows 18% to $30.2m, driven by CATV

8 February 2017

Gallium nitride quantum dot emission at 232nm deep ultraviolet

8 February 2017

CVD Equipment addsVP of sales & marketing

8 February 2017

NeoPhotonics launches low-power-consumption 28GBaud EML with integrated driver for 100, 200 and 400G data-center and client-side applications

8 February 2017

First Solar and Prime Road Group complete 18MW of solar farms in Thailand

8 February 2017

Navitas delivers first GaN power ICs

8 February 2017

Cree launches C1010 three-in-one RGB surface-mount LED for HD indoor video screens

8 February 2017

Entegris launches higher-purity gas purification system platform as it expands manufacturing in Asia

7 February 2017

US DoE awards new SBIR and STTR phase I grants for SSL technology

6 February 2017

InResonance to represent Anokiwave in Sweden

6 February 2017

GaN Systems makes available thermal RC models for GaN transistors to enhance accuracy of power system SPICE simulations

6 February 2017

Leti presents 873x500-resolution, 10μm-pixel-pitch micro-LED displays at Photonics West

6 February 2017

Qorvo's quarterly revenue up 33% year-on-year, driven by RF handset content growth

3 February 2017

Qualcomm and TDK launch joint venture RF360 Holdings

3 February 2017

Skyworks promotes VP of external manufacturing & operations engineering to VP, worldwide operations

3 February 2017

N-polar gallium nitride gives record power density and efficiency at 94GHz

3 February 2017

AKHAN issued with patent covering fabrication of diamond semiconductor materials

2 February 2017

Veeco to acquire Ultratech for $815m

2 February 2017

Oclaro's quarterly revenue rise of 14% drives further records in gross margin and operating income

2 February 2017

Advantech Wireless wins multi-million dollar contract for ruggedized military-grade SATCOM terminals and GaN-based amplifiers

1 February 2017

Lumileds appoints former Micron Technology president Mark Adams as CEO

1 February 2017

EU project CHALLENGE kicks off

1 February 2017

DenseLight expands narrow-linewidth laser range for test & measurement applications

1 February 2017

POET streamlines organization and makes key new appointments

1 February 2017

Gold-free vertical gallium nitride Schottky barrier diodes

1 February 2017

LED lighting market to grow at 13% CAGR to $54.28bn in 2022

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JANUARY 2017

31 January 2017

IR component maker Osram Opto targeting VR and AR markets growing at 181% CAGR from $5.2bn in 2016 to $162bn in 2020

31 January 2017

NI AWR Design Environment version 13 adds features and enhancements to boost RF and microwave design engineering productivity

31 January 2017

Cambridge Nanotherm addresses thermal management challenge of CSP LEDs

30 January 2017

Skyworks' front-end module for ISM and connected home applications

30 January 2017

Cardiff University's Institute for Compound Semiconductors receives £13m EU funding

30 January 2017

Hitachi High-Tech and Picosun collaborating on plasma-enhanced ALD

30 January 2017

Midsummer receives another order from Asian customer for CIGS solar cell manufacturing system

30 January 2017

II-VI Inc exhibiting at Photonics West

30 January 2017

Cree reports higher-than-expected quarterly revenue growth of 8% and doubles profits

27 January 2017

DISCO establishes center for staff and customer equipment operation training in Taiwan branch

27 January 2017

Source Photonics expands investment in next-gen FTTx product technologies and operations

27 January 2017

Increasing light output power from gallium nitride LEDs with p-trenches

27 January 2017

MACOM completes acquisition of AppliedMicro

27 January 2017

Qorvo joins China Mobile 5G Innovation Center

26 January 2017

Nikkiso and Formosa Plastic to form UV-LED joint venture

26 January 2017

Midsummer's Asian client manufacturing CIGS solar modules with 14% efficiency

26 January 2017

Synopsys and PhoeniX presenting PIC design using OptSim Circuit and OptoDesigner

26 January 2017

EPC opens eGaN FET and IC Applications Center and appoints senior applications engineer

25 January 2017

Peregrine introduces UltraCMOS 12 RF SOI platform

25 January 2017

Manz receives €263m order for turnkey CIGS PV production lines with capacity of 350MW

25 January 2017

Automotive LiDAR sensor shipments to exceed 69 million in 2026

25 January 2017

Excelitas launches 1x4 pulsed laser diode array for LiDAR in autonomous vehicles

25 January 2017

Crystal IS showcasing UVC LEDs for disinfection and spectroscopic instrumentation at Photonics West

24 January 2017

Lumileds launches record-efficiency multi-die emitter LUXEON MX for outdoor fixtures

24 January 2017

Solar-Tectic granted US patent for perovskite/ crystalline germanium thin-film tandem solar cells

24 January 2017

Phoseon partners with LED Specialists on integration of UV LED technology into systems

24 January 2017

EpiGaN named to 2017 Global Cleantech 100

23 January 2017

Skyworks' quarterly revenue grows a more-than-expected 9.4% to $914.3m

23 January 2017

Interface engineering for green indium gallium nitride laser diodes

23 January 2017

Aixtron's supervisory board chairman to become interim CEO

23 January 2017

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

20 January 2017

Ultra-thin-barrier III-nitride metal-insulator-semiconductor transistors

20 January 2017

II-VI Laser Enterprise launches 170W passively cooled and 250W actively cooled laser bars for direct-diode lasers

20 January 2017

Skyworks announces new $500m stock repurchase program

19 January 2017

Oclaro expecting quarterly revenue at high end of $146-154m guidance

19 January 2017

EPC development board shows ultra-fast transition capability of eGaN FETs over MOSFETs for LiDAR laser drivers

19 January 2017

TRAK launches compact 25W Ku-band transceiver incorporating GaN SSPA for commercial airborne applications

19 January 2017

Riber receives order for research MBE system from Ohio State University

19 January 2017

Custom MMIC adds family of GaAs MMIC wideband low-phase noise amplifiers

18 January 2017

NeoPhotonics completes sale of Low Speed transceiver business to APAT Optoelectronics

18 January 2017

Opto Diode launches 685nm deep red surface-mount LED

18 January 2017

Mouser signs global distribution agreement with United Silicon Carbide

18 January 2017

Kaiam recruits former PLM director at Lumentum/JDSU as VP of sales

17 January 2017

Peregrine announces volume production of 60GHz RF SOI switches

17 January 2017

II-VI Suwtech launches GaAs pump laser modules with 20W wavelength-stabilized output for ultrafast fiber lasers

17 January 2017

DoD extends Qorvo's Trusted Source accreditation through 2018, adding design services

16 January 2017

Fully vertical and quasi-vertical gallium nitride pn diodes on silicon

16 January 2017

Epistar expanding capacity for both AlGaInP LED chips and flip-chip CSP blue LEDs

16 January 2017

GaN Systems joins AirFuel Alliance

13 January 2017

GaAs component market to grow at over 4% to $9.13bn in 2021

13 January 2017

Mitsubishi Electric to demo high-efficiency, wideband Doherty amplifier for next-gen LTE base-stations

12 January 2017

SemiLEDs shrinks losses as quarterly revenue rebounds and R&D expenses cut further

12 January 2017

Mitsubishi Electric develops first GaN Doherty power amplifier with 600MHz bandwidth above 3GHz

12 January 2017

Toshiba begins shipping second-generation 650V SiC Schottky barrier diodes with surge forward current improved by 70%

12 January 2017

VisIC raises $11.6m in Series C round of financing

12 January 2017

Veeco increases public offering of notes from $200m to $300m

12 January 2017

Carbonics introduces carbon-on-silicon wafers for RF components in 5G wireless

11 January 2017

Purdue demos potential of beta gallium oxide on insulator transistor for ultra-efficient switches in power electronics

11 January 2017

Panasonic acquires US-based industrial direct-diode laser start-up TeraDiode

11 January 2017

TRUMPF orders second Riber MBE system for high-power bar laser production

11 January 2017

Veeco to report Q4/2016 revenue of $91-95m, up from Q3's $85.5m

11 January 2017

Back-reflector for gallium indium nitride arsenide solar cells

11 January 2017

Veeco announces public offering of $200m convertible senior notes

10 January 2017

AquiSense collaborating with International Light Technologies

10 January 2017

Wolfspeed launches 900V, 10mΩ SiC MOSFET for electric vehicle drive-trains

10 January 2017

University of Illinois-led team develops GaN-on-Si HEMT technology scalable to 200mm substrates

10 January 2017

Custom MMIC adds DC-22GHz GaAs MMIC distributed amplifier with high dynamic range at low power

9 January 2017

IQE honoured at the European Business Awards

9 January 2017

VerLASE awarded further patents in US and Japan for use of 2D materials in light sources

9 January 2017

Light transmission from co-integrated laser and modulator on silicon

6 January 2017

Osram provides LED-based lighting for Rinspeed's Oasis concept car

6 January 2017

Multi-level metalization for high-density gallium nitride transistors on silicon

5 January 2017

Skyworks adds multi-band LTE front-end modules for IoT applications

5 January 2017

CATV/broadband market boosted by DOCSIS 3.1 deployments, but RF revenue to remain flat

5 January 2017

RayVio launches 60mW UV LED for disinfection and sterilization

5 January 2017

TriLumina and Analog Devices collaborate on illuminator module for automotive Flash LiDAR

4 January 2017

Osram showcases smart LED- and laser-based automotive lighting technologies at CES

4 January 2017

Understanding graphene-semiconductor Schottky contacts

4 January 2017

Soraa launches Helia smart LED lighting to provide healthy environment replicating natural sunlight

3 January 2017

Avalanche photodiode with photomultiplier-like performance

3 January 2017

Taiwan's Genesis Photonics transitioning to CSP LEDs for automotive lighting

3 January 2017

Technical innovations in LEDs and power electronics converging to handle module-level thermal management

2 January 2017

Picosun wins over 20 new ALD system customers in China since December 2015

2 January 2017

EPC showcasing eGaN-based applications at CES

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