April 2021

9 April 2021

NoMIS to provide SiC power semiconductor devices and modules

9 April 2021

SemiLEDs’ quarterly revenue rebounds, despite Chinese New Year shut-down

8 April 2021

Routes to stacked III-V RF on silicon logic

8 April 2021

IQE’s revenue grows 27% to a record £178m in 2020

8 April 2021

Lynred to develop SWIR detector for European LSTM mission

8 April 2021

Purchaser of MACOM notes executes option for extra $50m

7 April 2021

Luminus expands portfolio of IR LEDs

7 April 2021

Seoul Semiconductor achieves record Q1 revenue, up 28.3% year-on-year

7 April 2021

OIPT and LayTec collaborate on high-volume front-end processing

6 April 2021

Riber delivers first MBE 8000 system

6 April 2021

CML launches SµRF RFICs and MMICs

2 April 2021

POET’s losses rise in Q4 due to increased R&D spending

2 April 2021

Midsummer’s solar panel orders grow by 550% year-on-year in Q1

2 April 2021

ATLAS laser project gains SMART Expertise Welsh Government support

2 April 2021

Odyssey raises $5m to produce vertically conducting GaN devices

1 April 2021

III-V resonant tunneling for ULTRARAM

1 April 2021

First Solar completes sale of US development platform to Leeward

1 April 2021

Camtek receives $20m of orders for advanced packaging and compound semiconductor applications

1 April 2021

Lumileds adds Lime to LUXEON Rubix LED family

1 April 2021

Lumileds upgrades performance of LUXEON 5050 Square LES LEDs

1 April 2021

Excelitas launches Point Source LEDs for red dot sights

1 April 2021

First Solar completes sale of North American O&M business to NovaSource

March 2021

31 March 2021

Altum RF gains GLOBES Elektronik as sales rep

31 March 2021

Wolfspeed launches multi-stage GaN-on-SiC MMICs for X-band phased-array radar

31 March 2021

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

31 March 2021

NUBURU awarded patent for copper welding with blue light

30 March 2021

5N Plus acquiring AZUR SPACE for €73-79m

30 March 2021

Aixtron’s AIX G5+ C MOCVD system selected for micro-LED production

29 March 2021

FBH presenting UV LEDs developments at ICULTA

29 March 2021

KAIROS delivers commercial-grade single-mode 894nm VCSELs

26 March 2021

Swansea University gains £4.8m UK funding for 6” and 8” SiC power device pilot line

25 March 2021

Coherent accepts II-VI acquisition proposal

25 March 2021

Ultraviolet shines for AlN conductivity

25 March 2021

Automotive LED revenue to grow 13.7% to nearly $3bn in 2021

25 March 2021

SweGaN brings QuanFINE GaN-on-SiC epi to ESA project Kassiopeia

25 March 2021

II-VI maintains current offer for Coherent superior to Lumentum’s

25 March 2021

Qorvo shipping RF Fusion20 front-ends to all major 5G smartphone makers

25 March 2021

Intevac awarded $1.8m directed-energy weapons contract

25 March 2021

Lumileds launches LUXEON SkyBlue for human-centric lighting

24 March 2021

5N Plus renews $79m syndicated credit facility

24 March 2021

Navitas’ GaNFast power ICs adopted by LG for lightest laptop

24 March 2021

MACOM prices offering $400m of convertible senior notes

24 March 2021

Lumentum raises Coherent acquisition offer again

23 March 2021

LayTec extends PearL to t-PearL for time-resolved PL of thin films

23 March 2021

EPC adds eToF laser driver IC optimized for AR

23 March 2021

MACOM proposes offering of $400m of convertible senior notes

23 March 2021

Comtech awarded $1m follow-on order for military X-band SSPAs

22 March 2021

NeoPhotonics’ 400ZR+ QSFP-DD transceiver demos 400Gbps transmission over 800km in 75GHz-spaced DWDM

22 March 2021

FBH, SweGaN and University of Bristol partner in ESA’s Kassiopeia project

19 March 2021

Rockley to go public via SC Health

19 March 2021

First Solar appoints former Deloitte financial expert to board

19 March 2021

II-VI raises Coherent acquisition offer to $287.18 per share

18 March 2021

GaN Systems launches smallest 100W charger reference design

18 March 2021

Cool thermoelectric/LED assembly

18 March 2021

Siemens Mobility using Infineon’s 1200V CoolSiC MOSFETs for trains

18 March 2021

Power semiconductor device market for xEVs growing at 25.7% CAGR to $5.6bn in 2026

17 March 2021

POET reports progress on Super Photonics Xiamen JV

17 March 2021

Lumentum raises Coherent acquisition offer to $6.9bn

17 March 2021

Tower introduces galvanic isolation technology

17 March 2021

X-FAB and IHP collaborate on SiGe BiCMOS and RF-SOI technology

17 March 2021

II-VI details proposed equity investment from Bain Capital

17 March 2021

Skyworks launches high-gain LNA for small-cell, cellular 5G NR and base-station applications

16 March 2021

EPC launches 200V, high-current pulsed laser diode driver demo board for LiDAR

16 March 2021

UnitedSiC launches FET-Jet Calculator

16 March 2021

Nexperia and China’s UAES partner on GaN power devices

16 March 2021

Effectiveness of Signify’s UV-C lighting validated for disinfecting air

16 March 2021

Transphorm grows revenue in Q4

16 March 2021

Rockley selects Synopsys for silicon photonics design and verification

15 March 2021

Navitas’ GaNFast power IC used in Xiaomi’s 55W fast charger

15 March 2021

Storm-hit Qualcomm RFIC shipments to reduce 5G smartphone production by 30% in Q2

15 March 2021

Lumentum responds to Coherent favoring II-VI’s acquisition proposal

12 March 2021

Coherent declares new II-VI acquisition proposal superior to amended Lumentum merger agreement

12 March 2021

VCSEL market to reach $5bn by 2027

11 March 2021

Epiluvac supplies CVD reactors to Polish institute

11 March 2021

Monolithic UV LED/photodetector on silicon

11 March 2021

GaN Systems and Silanna release 65W ACF GaN charger reference design

11 March 2021

Smartphone shipments to grow 5.5% in 2021, driven by strong 5G push and pent-up demand

11 March 2021

GaN power device market to grow 90.6% to $61m in 2021

11 March 2021

Midsummer appoints new Solar Panels sales manager

10 March 2021

Bosch using GF’s 22FDX RF solution for mmWave automotive radar SoC

10 March 2021

CP partners with GF to manufacture first monolithic micro-display for real-time AR

10 March 2021

GaN Systems’ power transistor prices drop below $1

9 March 2021

VLC Photonics receives new wafer-level test system from ficonTEC

9 March 2021

IQE reaches milestones with IQDN-VCSELs for long-wavelength sensing on 150mm GaAs

9 March 2021

BluGlass presents RPCVD laser diode paper at Photonics West

9 March 2021

Electroluminescence from Ge/SiGe quantum cascade structures

8 March 2021

Vector Photonics to work with QD Laser in BLOODLINE project

8 March 2021

Toshiba launches 3300V, 800A SiC MOSFET module for industrial applications

8 March 2021

Infineon’s CoolGaN used in Delta’s rectifiers

8 March 2021

II-VI presents new product and technology capabilities at Photonics West

8 March 2021

NeoPhotonics’ non-Huawei revenue grows 18% in Q4

5 March 2021

Infineon launches 650V CoolSiC Hybrid Discrete for Automotive

5 March 2021

nLIGHT prices public offering to raise $75m

5 March 2021

pSemi opens design center in India

5 March 2021

Lynred invests €2.8m to develop next-gen small-pixel-pitch near-IR detectors

4 March 2021

Inseto supplies K&S Asterion wedge bonder to CIL

4 March 2021

HfO2 gate insulator for N-polar GaN

4 March 2021

Aixtron’s growth accelerates in Q4

4 March 2021

ALLOS’ GaN-on-Si epi used by Toyohashi University for in-vivo neural applications

4 March 2021

nLIGHT announces proposed public offering

4 March 2021

Fraunhofer IAF researches compact on-chip photon pair sources for quantum technologies

4 March 2021

Lumentum launches five-and six-junction 940nm and 905nm VCSEL arrays

3 March 2021

Teledyne e2v HiRel and Integra partner on high-voltage GaN devices

3 March 2021

AquiSense’s PearlAqua Deca awarded ‘Solar Impulse Efficient Solution’ label

3 March 2021

Skyworks’ chairman David Aldrich joins Mobix’s board

2 March 2021

ams establishing imaging center of excellence in Rochester

2 March 2021

Gelest’s founder & CEO elected to US NAE

2 March 2021

EPC adds automotive-qualified 65V eGaN FET for higher-res LiDAR

2 March 2021

Eta unveils GaN wafers for laser diode manufacturing

2 March 2021

Nitride Semiconductors files complaint against Lite-On

1 March 2021

Cree completes sale of LED business to SMART Global Holdings

February 2021

28 February 2021

New Issue of Semiconductor Today Out Now

26 February 2021

First Solar wins 2.4GW order from Intersect Power

26 February 2021

Nitride continues enforcement against infringement of UV-LED patent

26 February 2021

II-VI Inc unveils VCSEL flood illuminator modules for driver and occupancy monitoring systems

26 February 2021

NeoPhotonics launches extended-case-temperature QSFP-DD 400G ZR modules

25 February 2021

SiC-based power electronics & inverter market to reach $3888.2m by 2027

25 February 2021

Flexible indium phosphide DHBT frequency boost

25 February 2021

RF GaN market growing at 30.58% CAGR to $3057.4m by 2026

25 February 2021

Detecting and Classifying Defects in Semiconductor Manufacturing via Atomic Force Microscopy

25 February 2021

Lumileds launches LUXEON 3030 HE Plus Horticulture

24 February 2021

NUBURU establishes advisory board

24 February 2021

Transphorm appoints defense procurement expert to board

24 February 2021

Comtech PST wins $2.8m contract for GaN-based high-power amplifier systems

23 February 2021

POET’s LightBar-C targets new markets for co-packaged optics and optical sensing

23 February 2021

EPC launches eToF laser driver IC family for LiDAR

23 February 2021

SEMI opens ballot on 200mm silicon carbide wafer spec

23 February 2021

POET’s shareholders authorize board to consolidate shares

22 February 2021

AXT’s Q4 revenue grows 47% year-on-year, driven by InP for 5G

22 February 2021

Kubos demos first commercially compatible cubic GaN LEDs

19 February 2021

Infinitesima ships first RPM 3D system

19 February 2021

Cree completes $500m at-the-market equity offering

19 February 2021

Osram acquires 20% stake in UV-C LED firm Bolb

18 February 2021

Hybrid III–V TFETs and MOSFETs on silicon

18 February 2021

Seoul Viosys and SETi’s Violeds used by Illumipure in enclosed air disinfection chamber

18 February 2021

Mitsubishi Electric adds Ku-band GaN HEMTs to product range

18 February 2021

Cambridge GaN Devices raises $9.5m Series A funding

18 February 2021

POET reports on financing activities ahead of special meeting

18 February 2021

ON Semi launches 650V SiC MOSFETs

17 February 2021

Park Systems showcases NX-TSH high-resolution, automated tip scanning head

17 February 2021

IQE's IQepiMo delivers improved BAW filter performance for 5G

17 February 2021

Midsummer ships first DUO system to Russia

17 February 2021

II-VI launches 1060nm seed laser for fiber lasers in materials processing

17 February 2021

Emcore closes $35.9m public offering

16 February 2021

NeuroSys funded by BMBF initiative Clusters4Future

16 February 2021

WDS launches GaN pulsed power amplifier

16 February 2021

Crystal IS joins LightingEurope

15 February 2021

GeneSiC launches third-generation 1200V SiC MOSFETs

15 February 2021

UV LEDs and coronavirus: how effective are the latest sanitizer systems?

15 February 2021

Strathclyde’s Martin Dawson wins OSA’s Nick Holonyak Jr Award

12 February 2021

Veeco’s revenue grows 24% in Q4, driven by advanced-node semiconductor and 5G RF compound semi markets

11 February 2021

HEMTs from AlScN-barrier MOCVD

11 February 2021

Keysight and Transphorm create power supply reference design

11 February 2021

Navitas launches high-power 650V/800V-rated GaNFast power IC

11 February 2021

Comtech awarded $1.6m follow-on order for Ka-band amplifiers

11 February 2021

Emcore prices public offering to raise $31.2m

11 February 2021

Emcore announces proposed public offering

10 February 2021

OIPT to relocate to new manufacturing facility

10 February 2021

Lumileds fills 2835 mid-power LED performance gap

10 February 2021

Nexperia to expand production and increase R&D spend

10 February 2021

NewEnergy launches linear module using Luminus LEDs

10 February 2021

Skyworks launches FEMs for ultra-fast Wi-Fi 6E

9 February 2021

Emcore’s quarterly Broadband revenue up 68% year-on-year

9 February 2021

EPC introduces 300W 1/16th-brick 48V-to-12V demo board

9 February 2021

II-VI launches double-junction 940nm VCSEL arrays for 3D sensing

8 February 2021

Qorvo revenue grows a more-than-expected 11% in December quarter

8 February 2021

SETi and Seoul Viosys develop portable surface disinfection unit

8 February 2021

GaN Systems ships 20 millionth GaN transistor

8 February 2021

Skyworks’ quarterly revenue grows 58% to record $1.51bn

5 February 2021

Infineon launches 650V CoolSiC Hybrid IGBT discrete family

5 February 2021

Zincblende GaN promises fourfold higher hole concentrations than in wurtzite GaN

4 February 2021

Transistor cut-off frequency at 738GHz

4 February 2021

Osram’s new edge-emitting laser chip design matches wavelength stability of VCSELs

4 February 2021

ROHM’s SiC MOSFETs used by MidNite Solar

4 February 2021

CSC and NWF to develop 200mm GaN HEMT foundry process

4 February 2021

II-VI Inc wins Fujitsu Supply Chain Excellence Award

3 February 2021

Cree’s Wolfspeed quarterly revenue grows by 5%

3 February 2021

EVs/HEVs drive power-module-related patent applications

3 February 2021

JEDEC WBG Power Semiconductor Committee publishes first guideline for SiC-based devices

2 February 2021

Skyworks launches front-end module for LPWAN, LoRa, IoT and industrial applications

2 February 2021

AKHAN adds board members

2 February 2021

LED lighting development wins 2021 QEPrize

2 February 2021

Navitas wins ‘Power Product of the Year’ award

January 2021

31 January 2021

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

29 January 2021

Rockley closes additional $65m to accelerate growth

29 January 2021

Skyworks announces new $2bn stock repurchase program

28 January 2021

ROHM expands PICOLED range with side-emitting IR LED for VR/MR/AR

28 January 2021

On-chip III-N LED/photodetector integration

28 January 2021

Seoul Viosys begins mass production of 25G VCSELs for 5G

28 January 2021

Osram’s launches Osconiq C 2424 high-power LED for outdoor lighting

28 January 2021

Nichia’s new 280nm deep-UV LEDs eliminates up to 99.99% of SARS-CoV-2

27 January 2021

Nichia unveils dual-function LED for general lighting and bacteria disinfection

27 January 2021

AKHAN hires chief marketing officer from Forbes

27 January 2021

SUNY Poly students receive Cree | Wolfspeed Scholarships

27 January 2021

JEDEC WBG Power Semiconductor Committee publishes ‘Test Method for Continuous-Switching Evaluation of GaN Power Conversion Devices’

27 January 2021

Skyworks launches high-efficiency power amplifiers for 4G LTE and 5G NR applications

26 January 2021

Cree appoints former GM executive to board

26 January 2021

Navitas ships 13 millionth GaNFast Power ICs with zero failures

26 January 2021

CRADA to transfer AFRL’s 0.14μm GaN-on-SiC process to MACOM

25 January 2021

Vector leading £1.5m BLOODLINE project to develop chips for 3D metal laser printers

25 January 2021

First Solar to sell US development platform to Leeward

25 January 2021

Mini-LED chip revenue to reach $270m in 2021 amid battle over backlight TV specs

25 January 2021

Fraunhofer ISE develops compact inverter for direct connection to medium-voltage grid

22 January 2021

Ushio Deutschland and BLV merge to form Ushio Germany

21 January 2021

CMOS-compatible III-V photodetector

21 January 2021

EPC issues 12th reliability report

21 January 2021

KAUST contributes to development of perovskite-based MQWs for opto devices

20 January 2021

Bel Power and Transphorm announce family of Titanium efficiency AC-to-DC power supplies

20 January 2021

IQE’s revenue grows 25% in 2020, exceeding guidance of 20%

20 January 2021

Lumentum’s preliminary quarterly revenue up 4.6% year-on-year

20 January 2021

EVG Academy established for customer training

19 January 2021

Lumentum to acquire Coherent for $5.7bn

19 January 2021

Altum RF announces ISO 9001:2015 surveillance audit

19 January 2021

POET opens product design and development center in Shenzhen

19 January 2021

LED chip prices raised by 5-10%

18 January 2021

ROHM completes new building at Apollo plant in Chikugo

15 January 2021

SemiLEDs’ quarterly revenue halves

15 January 2021

AKHAN awarded additional patents in Taiwan and South Korea

15 January 2021

II-VI Inc ranked in industry awards at ODC 2020

15 January 2021

EPC’s eGaN FETs used in MPS’ 48V–6V digital DC-DC power conversion modules

14 January 2021

Deep UV tunnel-junction LED efficiency

14 January 2021

Ushio achieves record 19W output for single-chip 850nm IR LED

14 January 2021

Guerrilla RF launches ¼W InGaP HBT power amplifiers

13 January 2021

BluGlass completes optical coating manufacturing step for 405nm lasers

13 January 2021

Riber receives order from Asia for research MBE system

13 January 2021

Skyworks ships over 1 million units of first small-cell base-station 5G PA

13 January 2021

Asahi Kasei & Crystal IS launch second round of UV Accelerator funding initiative

13 January 2021

ams introduces VCSEL IR emitters for industrial mass-market 2D/3D sensing

12 January 2021

POET announces special meeting of shareholders

12 January 2021

Skyworks partners with ASUS on first ultra-fast Wi-Fi 6E extended-band router

12 January 2021

GaN Systems launches first GaN power stage with programmable source current and over-current protection

12 January 2021

Kyocera completes acquisition of SLD Laser

12 January 2021

NCTU using Veeco’s Propel MOCVD platform for GaN power and 5G device production

12 January 2021

ams introduces first AEC-Q102- and ISO 26262-compliant VCSEL flood illuminator

11 January 2021

Rohinni doubles mini-LED placement speed with 100Hz placement technology

11 January 2021

Cree has launches Wolfspeed WolfPACK SiC-based power module family

11 January 2021

NS Nanotech showcases portable far-UVC ShortWaveLight Purifier at CES

11 January 2021

MinDCet releases GaN-based half-bridge evaluation kit for 48V applications

8 January 2021

SETi and Seoul Viosys’ Violeds technology kills 99% of coronavirus within a second

8 January 2021

Epistar and Lextar form JV Ennostar, targeting mini/micro-LEDs

8 January 2021

ST extends MasterGaN family

8 January 2021

SLD launches first dual-emission white/IR LaserLight source for automotive and consumer applications

7 January 2021

NUBURU strengthens IP portfolio with patents spanning 3D printing and material processing

7 January 2021

Teledyne e2v HiRel adds high-power GaN HEMTs to 650V family

7 January 2021

LiDAR market growing at 34% CAGR from $682m in 2020 to $2.9bn in 2025

7 January 2021

GaInAsSb 1.55μm telecom device

7 January 2021

GaN Systems Cup winners announced at China Power Supply Society awards ceremony

7 January 2021

POET enters into development and supply agreements with photonic neural network systems firm

6 January 2021

AXT’s second-tranche private equity investment in China largely complete

6 January 2021

Emcore shipping Optiva next-gen L-band fiber-optic links

6 January 2021

EPC showcasing GaN-enabled consumer applications at CES

6 January 2021

Taiyo Nippon Sanso MOCVD equipment division wins industry award

5 January 2021

Smartphone production falls a record 11% to 1.25bn units in 2020 as Huawei exits top-six ranking

5 January 2021

k-Space offers new accessory for in-situ metrology tools

5 January 2021

Tower to develop integrated-laser-on-silicon photonics foundry process

4 January 2021

GaN for fast chargers joining SiC in power electronics market, as 5G infrastructure drives GaN RF