September 2021

20 September 2021

TI’s GaN used in Delta’s enterprise server power supplies for data centers

20 September 2021

PIRT wins $1m, one-year Air Force Armament Directorate award

20 September 2021

Applied Materials launches CMP and hot ion implant systems for 200mm silicon carbide wafer production

17 September 2021

Odyssey announces CEO transition and appointment of John Edmunds as chairman

17 September 2021

pSemi opens Taiwan branch office

16 September 2021

Increased current for red InGaN μLEDs

16 September 2021

Cree | Wolfspeed to transfer from Nasdaq to NYSE

16 September 2021

NSF grants $25m to fund new Center for Integration of Modern Optoelectronic Materials on Demand

16 September 2021

AKHAN appoints chairman Tom Lacey as interim CEO

16 September 2021

IQE’s first-half 2021 GaAs revenue grows 30%, offsetting drops for GaN-on-SiC and Photonics

15 September 2021

TRUMPF launches ViBO VCSEL laser platform

15 September 2021

Vector appoints business development director for North America

15 September 2021

MACOM demos latest products for 5G and data-center applications at CIOE

14 September 2021

Tagore launches 10-100W second-generation RF switches

14 September 2021

Seoul Semi launching WICOP TE for headlamps with thermal management effect for EVs

14 September 2021

NeoPhotonics launches tunable, high-power FMCW laser and SOA for coherent LiDAR in AVs and industrial sensing

14 September 2021

POET ships first optical engine samples to customers

14 September 2021

Vector’s 1310nm PCSEL demonstrate 40dB SMSR

14 September 2021

UnitedSiC expands 750V SiC FET range, including 6mΩ option

14 September 2021

GaN Systems signs capacity agreement with BMW

13 September 2021

II-VI joins SmartTunable MSA Group for wavelength-tunable transceivers as founding member

13 September 2021

TRUMPF and MACOM give live demo of 200G and 400G datacom solutions at ECOC 2021

13 September 2021

ams OSRAM showcasing sensor portfolio at Sensors Converge 2021

10 September 2021

Sivers Semiconductors recruits new CFO

9 September 2021

InP bare die market growing at 16% CAGR from $2.1bn in 2020 to $5.2bn in 2026, with datacom and telecom sectors growing at 22% and 7%

9 September 2021

Red InGaN μLEDs for displays

9 September 2021

POET teams with Silux to demo 400G optical engine during CIOE

9 September 2021

Vector receives £600k for TITAN project

9 September 2021

CSC joins with ICS, VTEC and Aircision in FrOLik

9 September 2021

AKHAN gains former DOD chief strategy officer as strategic board advisor

9 September 2021

NeoPhotonics launches CFP2-DCO module with 0dBm output power for ROADM-based metro, regional and long-haul networks

8 September 2021

Increased demands on food safety to propel horticultural lighting LED revenue to $399m in 2021

8 September 2021

Seoul Semiconductor launches Z5M4 high-power LED package with WICOP technology

8 September 2021

Aehr receives $19.4m order for FOX-XP test and burn-in systems from major automotive semiconductor supplier

8 September 2021

X-FAB first foundry to offer high-volume micro-transfer printing after licensing agreement with X-Celeprint

8 September 2021

ROHM and Geely partner on silicon carbide power devices

7 September 2021

Cree’s quarterly revenue up 34.5% year-on-year

6 September 2021

Infineon introduces 22kW reference design for industrial general-purpose motor drive

6 September 2021

Engis launches high-precision vertical grinding machines

3 September 2021

GaN power device market to grow at 78% CAGR to $850m in 2025

3 September 2021

Linton uses AI to detect crystal structure loss, notify operator

3 September 2021

indie to acquire TeraXion for $159m

3 September 2021

SunLike LED patent and business rights transferred from Toshiba Materials to Seoul Semi

2 September 2021

Stacking three III-nitride LEDs

2 September 2021

Tower and Quintessent partner to create foundry silicon photonics platform with integrated quantum dot laser

2 September 2021

Infineon and Panasonic agree to develop and produce Gen2 GaN technology

2 September 2021

SK Siltron CSS announces $300m Michigan expansion, adding second facility and up to 150 jobs

1 September 2021

AlScN project for energy-saving mobile radio base stations wins funding

1 September 2021

Arizona State and Michigan State diamond spin-offs sign MoU

1 September 2021

Lumileds adds LUXEON 7070 LED

1 September 2021

Lumileds adds PC Red-Orange to LUXEON 2835 Color Line

1 September 2021

Porotech appoints former Arm executive as chief commercial officer

August 2021

31 August 2021

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

31 August 2021

Sivers Semiconductors establishes US office

30 August 2021

Navitas and SHARGE shrink 100W fast charger by a further 12%, now 60% smaller than silicon solution

27 August 2021

Toyoda Gosei launches UV-C high-speed surface disinfector

27 August 2021

ACM launches tool for wafer-level packaging and plating in compound semiconductor manufacturing

26 August 2021

onsemi to acquire silicon carbide materials manufacturer GTAT for $415m

26 August 2021

More evidence for Auger causing GaN LED efficiency droop

26 August 2021

VisIC raises $35m in funding round led by GoldenSand

26 August 2021

ST introduces 45W and 150W MasterGaN devices for high-efficiency power conversion

25 August 2021

VisIC introduces 7.2kW bidirectional totem-pole PFC reference design

25 August 2021

TRUMPF presenting new generation of datacom VCSELs and photodiodes at ECOC

24 August 2021

Transphorm’s revenue grows 33% in June quarter, driven by GaN demand for fast chargers

24 August 2021

Navitas and Live Oak II announce extra $10m PIPE investment, raising total expected to $155m

23 August 2021

5G smartphone’s market share to rise from 19% to 43% this year

23 August 2021

Emcore’s quarterly revenue grows 56% year-on-year, driven by Broadband more than doubling

20 August 2021

Seoul Viosys and UCSB’s SSLEEC tackle micro-LED efficiency challenges for display applications

20 August 2021

Gallium oxide white LED prospects

20 August 2021

POET cuts losses year-on-year in Q2, despite rise in R&D spending

19 August 2021

Veeco appoints Rockwell Automation CTO to board

18 August 2021

Cree | Wolfspeed and ST expand 150mm SiC wafer supply agreement to over $800m

18 August 2021

First Solar breaks ground on $680m, 3.3GW Ohio manufacturing facility

16 August 2021

II-VI’s chair Kramer to become Chair Emeritus

16 August 2021

Qorvo’s quarterly revenue grows as infrastructure recovers despite supply constraints

16 August 2021

Qorvo launches 125W GaN power amplifier module for S-band radar

13 August 2021

AXT’s founder & CEO Morris Young returns to chairman role prior to Tongmei IPO

13 August 2021

Comtech awarded $3.6m in contracts for military X-band SSPAs and BUCs

13 August 2021

NeoPhotonics’ revenue returns to growth in Q2

13 August 2021

Seoul Semi’s record revenue in Q2 up 25.6% year-on-year

12 August 2021

MOCVD tunnel junctions beat ITO for blue μLEDs

12 August 2021

First Solar commits to science-based emissions targets, net-zero emissions by 2050

12 August 2021

Emcore transferring production equipment and overseas manufacturing from Hytera to Fastrain

11 August 2021

UnitedSiC launches FET-Jet Calculator v2

11 August 2021

Mission’s 200W Ka-band GaN solid-state BUC orders for 2021 delivery exceed $8m

11 August 2021

Comtech PST awarded $1m contract for high-power solid-state amplifiers

11 August 2021

Wales highlights new research and education opportunities in semiconductor technologies

11 August 2021

Porotech teams with micro-LED panel firm Jade Bird Display

10 August 2021

GaN Systems adds 8mm x 8mm PDFN-packaged 650V GaN power transistors

10 August 2021

EPC Space’s rad-hard GaN power devices chosen by Astranis for small geostationary communications satellites

10 August 2021

Transphorm collaborates with Salom to deliver Quick Charge 5-compliant 100W USB-C PD PPS charger

10 August 2021

Vector Photonics appoints process development engineer

9 August 2021

Veeco’s Q2 revenue up a more-than-expected 48% year-on-year to $146.3m

9 August 2021

BluGlass demos first RPCVD tunnel-junction laser diodes

9 August 2021

Aixtron doubles EBIT in first-half 2021 as revenue grows 21% year-on-year

6 August 2021

Skyworks reports record fiscal Q3 revenue of $1.116bn, up 52% year-on-year

6 August 2021

SemiNex hires VP of marketing & business development

6 August 2021

Navitas and Lenovo partner on fifth GaNFast charger

6 August 2021

Riber’s first-half revenue down 20% year-on-year due to pandemic-driven pause in system sales

5 August 2021

GaN complementary logic platform

5 August 2021

SETi’s Violeds technology helps to suppress spread of Delta variant of COVID-19

5 August 2021

GaN Systems and ON Semi partner to release first bridgeless totem pole PFC evaluation board

5 August 2021

Seoul Viosys’ record revenue in Q2 up 27% year-on-year

5 August 2021

Littelfuse extends SiC Schottkys range to 1700V

4 August 2021

AXT’s Q2 revenue of $33.7m up 52% year-on-year

4 August 2021

Keysight launches Scienlab battery pack test system with high-voltage SiC technology

4 August 2021

Cree expands operations leadership team

4 August 2021

Micro-LED chip revenue for TVs to grow at 250% CAGR to $3.4bn in 2025

2 August 2021

Transphorm’s joint venture AFSW fab passes from Fujitsu to majority ownership by new partner JCP Capital

2 August 2021

Smartphone shipments grow 17.4% from 555.4 million in first-half 2020 to 651.8 million units in first-half 2021

July 2021

30 July 2021

VCSEL market growing at 13.6% CAGR, doubling from $1.2bn in 2021 to $2.4bn in 2026

30 July 2021

First Solar expanding manufacturing footprint with 3.3GW plant in India

30 July 2021

Lumileds boosts LUXEON 3030 2D Round performance further

29 July 2021

Annealed Ni/Al DUV LED p-electrodes

29 July 2021

OIF announces Implementation Agreement for HB-CDM 2.0, enabling coherent solutions to 800G and above

28 July 2021

LiDAR receiver maker Luminar acquiring InGaAs photodetector chip partner OptoGration

28 July 2021

ST manufactures its first 200mm silicon carbide wafers

28 July 2021

EPC Space launches cost-effective 60V rad-hard GaN power device

28 July 2021

Brooks Instrument opens manufacturing, service and applications support center in Korea

28 July 2021

Picosun delivers ALD technology to ams OSRAM

27 July 2021

BluGlass now funded through to first commercial orders

27 July 2021

AKHAN fabricates first 300mm diamond wafer

27 July 2021

SkyWater investing $56m in capacity expansion and 200mm GaN foundry

26 July 2021

Skyworks completes acquisition of Silicon Labs’ Infrastructure & Automotive business

26 July 2021

Optical transceiver market growing at 14% CAGR to $20.9bn in 2026

23 July 2021

Silicon carbide device market to exceed $4bn by 2026

23 July 2021

NeoPhotonics appoints Brad Wright as senior VP of global sales

23 July 2021

Despite pandemic, GaAs device market bounces back

23 July 2021

ams OSRAM unveils first quantum dot LED in 2835 package

22 July 2021

Tunnel-junction blue/green μLED stacks

22 July 2021

Rohinni names semiconductor veteran Ryan Cameron as CEO

22 July 2021

SiTune and MixComm collaborating to develop 5G mmWave solutions

22 July 2021

Lumileds introduces EU Ecodesign Tool

22 July 2021

GaN Systems and FTEX partner to increase E-mobility range and power by 30%

21 July 2021

ASM AMICRA unveils first systems incorporating X-Celeprint’s MTP technology for high-volume heterogeneous integration of ultra-thin chips

20 July 2021

PhotonicLEAP awarded over €5m in EU funding

20 July 2021

First Solar appoints finance & investment expert to board

20 July 2021

ROHM launches hybrid IGBTs with built-in 650V SiC diode

19 July 2021

Asian optoelectronic device maker orders Riber MBE 412 system

19 July 2021

Aehr receives $10.8m order from lead SiC customer

16 July 2021

Xiaomi launches third fast-charger based on Navitas’ GaNFast power ICs

16 July 2021

Skyworks and Qualcomm gain RF front-end market share despite challenges in 2020

16 July 2021

Micro-LED display development unhindered by COVID-19

16 July 2021

Seoul Viosys’ Violeds technology provides 99% surface disinfection of COVID-19 delta variant in 1s

16 July 2021

Renesas launches plastic-packaged rad-hard ICs for medium/geosynchronous orbit satellites

15 July 2021

Teledyne partners with Integra to launch first 100V GaN/SiC RF power technology for avionic

15 July 2021

IQE seeing strong growth in Wireless for 5G handsets and WiFi 6 routers offsetting drop for 5G infrastructure rollouts

14 July 2021

Lumileds launches LUXEON 2835 Commercial LEDs for indoor lighting

14 July 2021

HexaTech further expands AlN substrate product line

13 July 2021

Hamamatsu develops system for quantitatively evaluating GaN crystal quality

12 July 2021

3D imaging and sensing market growing at 14.5% CAGR to $15bn in 2026

12 July 2021

Argonne uses AI to optimize ALD in real time

9 July 2021

BluGlass closes oversubscribed entitlement rights issue of AUS$5.92m

9 July 2021

Aehr receives $2.9m follow-on order from lead SiC customer

9 July 2021

Meaglow’s ALD gas plasma technology granted European patent

8 July 2021

First Solar invests $11m in underserved American communities

8 July 2021

Nichia launches high-power 1800K LED as alternative to HPS

7 July 2021

SemiLEDs’ revenue grows 20% quarter-to-quarter

7 July 2021

LEDs now dominant as light sources in automotive lighting

7 July 2021

Advantech delivers new 8.5kW ultra-high-power SSPA system

7 July 2021

NeoPhotonics appoints UCT CFO to board

7 July 2021

Seoul Semiconductor reports record revenue in Q2

7 July 2021

Seoul Viosys reports record revenue in Q2

6 July 2021

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

5 July 2021

Nexperia buys Newport Wafer Fab

5 July 2021

SMART Photonics gains €13m loan from Rabobank

5 July 2021

Midsummer’s Q2 solar roof order intake up 380% year-on-year

2 July 2021

Boron arsenide thermal management

2 July 2021

Luminus launches MP-3030-120H high-efficacy mid-power LEDs

1 July 2021

Soitec creates VP role for Silicon Carbide Program

1 July 2021

5N Plus announces planned organizational change

1 July 2021

Transphorm appoints Kelly Smales to board

June 2021

30 June 2021

LED video wall revenue to rebound by 13.5% from $5.53bn in 2020 to $6.27bn in 2021

30 June 2021

Nitride wins patent license settlement from QT-Brightek

30 June 2021

UCSB’s DenBaars to receive AAFM-Nakamura Award

29 June 2021

Riber and LAAS-CNRS creating joint lab EPICENTRE

29 June 2021

AKHAN gains former Intel Americas president as chairman

29 June 2021

Emcore added to Russell 2000 Index

29 June 2021

Fraunhofer ISE reports record 68.9% efficiency for GaAs thin-film PV cell under laser light

28 June 2021

Alter setting up photonics design center in Scotland

28 June 2021

NXP incorporates GaN in MCMs to boost efficiency in 5G mobile infrastructure

25 June 2021

Transphorm’s revenue grows 20% in March quarter

25 June 2021

C- and L-band microdisk lasers on silicon

25 June 2021

ST to design, develop and make SiC- and GaN-based transistors, packages and modules for Renault

25 June 2021

II-VI’s shareholder and Coherent’s stockholders approve merger

24 June 2021

ST brings Tower into 300mm analog and power fab under construction in Italy

24 June 2021

Skyworks and Xilinx enable 5G across newly available C-band spectrum

24 June 2021

MaxLinear linearization and Cree GaN-on-SiC PAs combine to efficiently power new ultra-wideband 5G

24 June 2021

Porotech raises £3m to fund development of micro-LED production technique

24 June 2021

OEM Group and Rite Track unite as Shellback

24 June 2021

Cadence launches AWR Design Environment Version 16

23 June 2021

AMEC launches Prismo UniMax MOCVD system for mini-LED production

23 June 2021

pSemi kicks off portfolio expansion in Wi-Fi 6E and ultra-wideband

23 June 2021

pSemi launches high-linearity SPDT switch for DOCSIS 3.1 and beyond

22 June 2021

Transition from mini-LED to micro-LED displays to be a game-changer

22 June 2021

Qorvo ships first commercially available reconfigurable dual-band GaN power amplifiers

21 June 2021

Microchip adds first MMIC to GaN RF portfolio

21 June 2021

II-VI introduces heated ion implantation foundry for 150mm SiC wafers

21 June 2021

ROHM launches first surface-mount AC/DC converter ICs with built-in 1700V SiC MOSFET

18 June 2021

Italy’s Istituto Nanoscienze CNR orders Riber research MBE system

18 June 2021

Fairview launches GaN high-power PIN diode switches

18 June 2021

Increasing mobility of n--GaN on silicon

16 June 2021

Fraunhofer IAF presents GaN low-voltage designs enabling compact 3-phase motor inverter IC

16 June 2021

IEEE Best Paper Award recognizes Rockley’s work on co-packaged optics

15 June 2021

EPC adds CSP-packaged 80V and 200V devices to high-performance eGaN FET family

15 June 2021

Fairview launches GaN-based input-protected LNAs

15 June 2021

Odyssey’s advisory board gains Cornell professor Khurram Afridi

15 June 2021

Asahi Kasei and Nara Medical University confirm 226nm UVC LED efficacy against SARS-CoV-2

14 June 2021

Navitas showcasing GaN power ICs at APEC

14 June 2021

BluGlass private placement to raise A$2m and rights issue to raise A$6m

11 June 2021

GaN RF device market growing at 18% CAGR from $891m in 2020 to $2.4bn in 2026

11 June 2021

Vector appoints principal device engineer

11 June 2021

GaN Systems presenting power electronics solutions at APEC

11 June 2021

Live Oak II files SEC registration statement for business combination with Navitas

11 June 2021

Skyworks launches FEM for Wi-SUN, IoT and industrial applications

11 June 2021

Telcordia qualification for Skorpios’ Heterogeneous Photonic Integrated Circuit platform

10 June 2021

Monolithic InGaAs photodetectors on 300mm silicon

10 June 2021

MACOM and MaxLinear collaborate on 100G, 400G and 800G solutions for data-center applications

10 June 2021

Sivers Photonics receives SEK14m follow-up order from Fortune 100 customer

10 June 2021

Guerrilla RF launches InGaP HBT power amplifiers with 23dBm output

10 June 2021

Aixtron raises guidance for full-year order intake, revenue and EBIT margin

10 June 2021

MACOM launches two-chip analog solution for 200G and 400G short-reach modules and AOC applications

10 June 2021

Guerrilla RF surpasses 100 million RFIC/MMIC deployments

10 June 2021

Gospower uses Cree’s Wolfspeed 650V SiC MOSFETs for common redundant power supply

9 June 2021

First Solar to invest $680m in expanding US PV manufacturing capacity by 3.3GW to 6GW

9 June 2021

EPC launches family of rad-hard eGaN FETs and ICs

9 June 2021

POET sampling O-band LightBar product in September

9 June 2021

II-VI Inc receives extra $350m equity commitment from Bain

8 June 2021

NeoPhotonics announces general availability of QSFP-DD and OSFP 400ZR coherent modules

8 June 2021

CW-WDM MSA releases spec for multi-wavelength optical laser sources

8 June 2021

POET sampling 100G and 200G CWDM4 Optical Interposer-based engines from early July

8 June 2021

Imec.IC-link and EUROPRACTICE launch design contest for first-time users of GaN-IC 650V technology

8 June 2021

BrightLoop leverages EPC’s eGaN transistors to develop affordable DC/DC converters for off-highway and commercial vehicles

8 June 2021

GlobalFoundries and GlobalWafers partner to expand SOI wafer supply

8 June 2021

ON Semiconductor launches 1200V full-SiC MOSFET modules for EV charging

8 June 2021

MACOM releases GaN Product Model Library to speed customer design cycle time

8 June 2021

MACOM releases new 25G & 50G DFB laser portfolio

7 June 2021

NeoPhotonics announces CFP2-DCO module transmission of 400Gbps over 1500km in 75GHz-spaced EDFA-only DWDM system

7 June 2021

BluGlass’ prototype lasers meet commercial power and wavelength specs

7 June 2021

II-VI demos 400/800G transceivers at OFC

7 June 2021

Source Photonics launches suite of 800G optical transceivers at OFC

7 June 2021

Seoul Viosys’ Violeds technology adopted by South Korea’s largest household appliance company

7 June 2021

UnitedSiC launches six new 650V/1200V D2PAK-7L SiC FETs

7 June 2021

Lumentum presents lasers capable of transmitting at 224Gbps for 800 Gigabit Ethernet

7 June 2021

Altum RF showcasing new products at IMS

7 June 2021

MACOM participating in IMS 2021

4 June 2021

POET cuts loss during Q1

4 June 2021

MixComm launches 37-41GHz 5G front-end IC

3 June 2021

PhotonDelta, TNO, Eindhoven and Twente collaborating on Photonic Integration Technology Center

3 June 2021

Sivers Semiconductors approved for listing on Nasdaq Stockholm

3 June 2021

Sivers Photonics, Imec and ASM AMICRA achieve wafer-scale integration of InP DFB lasers

3 June 2021

Dislocations in InAs QD lasers on silicon

3 June 2021

Advanced Energy acquires TEGAM for $18m

3 June 2021

GeneSiC launches Gen5 650V SiC Schottky MPS rectifiers

3 June 2021

EPC participating at APEC 2021

3 June 2021

II-VI particpiating at OFC 2021

2 June 2021

Picosun’s PicoArmour corrosion protection increases tool up-time

2 June 2021

5N Plus invests $8.5m to support demand for II-VI materials

2 June 2021

Aehr receives $2.3m follow-on order for FOX-XP

2 June 2021

ams Osram adds space-saving IREDs with primary optics for facial recognition

2 June 2021

LEEDARSON and Bridgelux partner to develop lighting products

2 June 2021

Inova implements DR YIELD’s YieldWatchDog

2 June 2021

II-VI Inc unveils 100Gbps InP directly modulated lasers

1 June 2021

ROHM’s develops 150V GaN HEMT with 8V gate breakdown voltage

1 June 2021

Samsung launches mid-power LED for indoor and industrial lighting

1 June 2021

OIF unveils three new projects at Q2/2021 Virtual Meeting

1 June 2021

Altum RF announces Digi-Key marketplace storefront

May 2021

31 May 2021

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

31 May 2021

Sandia orders second Nippon Sanso SR4000HT

28 May 2021

Osram and Infineon jointly boost NFC programming

27 May 2021

GaN breakdown reaches beyond 10kV

27 May 2021

Lumileds boosts LUXEON 5050 Round LED performance

27 May 2021

EPC and uPI partner on GaN half-bridge driver for Americas and Europe

27 May 2021

Aixtron’s Q1 revenue up 21% year-on-year, driven by optoelectronics

27 May 2021

Comtech PST awarded $1.6m contract for high-power solid-state amplifiers

27 May 2021

MACOM giving live-streamed video presentations at OFC

26 May 2021

Infineon showcases power management solutions at APEC

26 May 2021

Ambarella, Lumentum and ON Semiconductor collaborate on AI processing-based 3D sensing for AIoT devices

25 May 2021

OIPT’s ALE technology chosen by tier-1 automotive supplier for GaN power electronic program

25 May 2021

EPC’s 1kW, 48V-to-12V LLC power conversion demo board delivers

25 May 2021

QSFP-DD MSA announces HW Spec 6.0, CMIS 5.0 and thermal design whitepaper

25 May 2021

Power Integrations launches InnoSwitch4-CZ flyback switcher ICs for mobile chargers

25 May 2021

Lighting LED price hike in Q2 to drive market to $6.709bn in 2021

24 May 2021

First Solar joins Responsible Business Alliance

24 May 2021

Veeco’s Q1 revenue up 27.9% year-on-year to $133.7m

24 May 2021

Qorvo’s quarterly revenue up 36% year-on-year

21 May 2021

Cellular radio component market growing 8% annually through 2025

21 May 2021

Nanosys acquires micro-LED firm glō

21 May 2021

Linear power of graded AlGaN-channel HEMTs

20 May 2021

IQE expands VCSEL portfolio with turnkey IQVCSEL product line

20 May 2021

GaN Systems’ transistors used in Syng’s Cell Alpha wireless speaker

20 May 2021

NeoPhotonics’ Q1 revenue for 400G-and-above products up 134% year-on-year

20 May 2021

Navitas powers Baseus GaN2 100W charger

20 May 2021

Mini-LED backlight TV shipments to reach 2.6-3 million in 2021

20 May 2021

Lumileds issues 2020 Sustainability Report

19 May 2021

Raytheon and GlobalFoundries partner to develop and commercialize GaN-on-Si for 5G and 6G mobile and wireless infrastructure

19 May 2021

RF GaN device market surpasses $1bn in 2020

19 May 2021

GaN Systems Cup 2021 China Power Supply Society design competition underway

19 May 2021

Comtech awarded $1m follow-on contract for Ka-band airborne SSPA/BUC

19 May 2021

Transphorm to begin trading on OTCQX Best Market

18 May 2021

GaN & SiC power semiconductor market to exceed $4.5bn by 2027

18 May 2021

LED market to grow 8.1% to $16.53bn in 2021

18 May 2021

Skyworks reports record March-quarter revenue of $1.172bn, up 53% year-on-year

18 May 2021

Pasternack unveils high-power RF & microwave PIN diode coaxial packaged switches

17 May 2021

Silanna and Transphorm develop 65W USB-C PD GaN adapter reference design

17 May 2021

Ascent Solar delivers contract to supply new HyperLight PV modules for high-altitude airships

17 May 2021

Cree’s quarterly revenue growth of 21% year-on-year driven by 50% growth for devices

17 May 2021

BluGlass to begin reliability testing of packaged lasers in next two months

14 May 2021

Ushio’s improved Spectro raises broadband LED output power record from 160mW to 180mW

14 May 2021

AXT’s revenue surpasses $30m per quarter in Q1

13 May 2021

MasterGaN reference design from ST demonstrates heatsink-free 250W resonant converter

13 May 2021

Luminus adds RGBW modules to dynamic tunable COB portfolio

13 May 2021

NeoPhotonics starts pilot shipments of Class 60 CDM and Micro-ICR for 800G-and-above coherent transmission

13 May 2021

Skyworks’ president & CEO Griffin adds chairman role

13 May 2021

Skyworks prices offering of senior notes to raise $1.5bn

13 May 2021

Towards continuous-wave UV-B laser diodes

13 May 2021

II-VI and Coherent schedule shareholder votes on merger

13 May 2021

Innovate UK grant for LUSS consortium to develop LED-based UV exposure for safe surfaces

13 May 2021

Qorvo appoints Judy Bruner to board

12 May 2021

Solliance partners achieves record tandem solar cell efficiencies

12 May 2021

GaN Systems expands automotive product line

12 May 2021

NeoPhotonics ships 2 millionth ultra-narrow-linewidth laser for coherent transmission systems

11 May 2021

Pasternack debuts GaN-based input-protected LNAs

11 May 2021

EPC launches scalable 1.5kW two-phase 48V/12V DC-DC demo board

11 May 2021

KAUST fabricates red InGaN-based micro-LEDs

11 May 2021

Edge-emitting laser market growing at 15% to $6.6bn in 2026, driven by historical applications

10 May 2021

GaN power market to reach $1.1bn in 2026, after doubling in 2020

10 May 2021

Nitride Semiconductors develops 12μm x 24μm micro UV-LED chips for displays

10 May 2021

Linton opens research, design and manufacturing facility in Wuxi

10 May 2021

OIPT breaks ground on new manufacturing facility

10 May 2021

Navitas to go public via Live Oak II

7 May 2021

II-VI gains extra $410m from Apple’s Advanced Manufacturing Fund

7 May 2021

Transphorm’s revenue grows 20% in Q1 to record $2.4m, driven by increased GaN adoption

7 May 2021

ST introduces GaN product family for automotive applications

7 May 2021

Qorvo acquires MEMS-based sensor solution provider NextInput

6 May 2021

Broadex launches 200G modules for intra-data-center interconnects

6 May 2021

Fujitsu demonstrates X-band GaN HEMT on AlN

6 May 2021

Insight SiP appoints Philippe Genin as general manager

6 May 2021

Infineon agrees SiC material supply and development contract with SDK

6 May 2021

NUBURU bolsters 3D printing IP

6 May 2021

Seoul Semiconductor’s Q1 net income quadruples year-on-year

5 May 2021

Smartphone shipments grow 28.1% YoY to 353 million in Q1

5 May 2021

imec and Soitec CEOs appointed chair and vice-chair of SEMI Europe Advisory Board

5 May 2021

ON Semi launches new-generation 1200V SiC diodes at PCIM

5 May 2021

Lextar showcases micro/mini-LED display technology at Touch Taiwan

5 May 2021

Axus improves process performance for single-wafer SiC CMP

4 May 2021

Epiluvac appoints VP sales & marketing

4 May 2021

Keysight adds customized GaN test board for PD1500A dynamic power device analyzer/double-pulse tester

4 May 2021

Infineon launches CoolGaN IPS family for 30-500W power range

4 May 2021

GaN Systems releases highest-power-density 3kW LLC reference design for power applications

4 May 2021

GaN Systems showcasing GaN transistors and applications at PCIM

4 May 2021

Riber grows margin and makes profit in 2020 despite 10% drop in revenue

4 May 2021

Bridgelux launches F90 Series LEDs for commercial lighting

4 May 2021

EPC9146 400W motor drive demonstration board launched

3 May 2021

k-Space launches spectral reflectance metrology tool for complex thin-film structures

3 May 2021

Infineon launches first automotive-qualified SiC six-pack power module for EV traction inverters

3 May 2021

Nuburu co-founder Pelaprat joins BluGlass’ board

3 May 2021

JEDEC publishes document for bias temperature instability of SiC MOS devices

April 2021

30 April 2021

Latest issue of Semiconductor Today now available

30 April 2021

Navitas GaNFast power ICs used in fast charger for Lenovo’s new Xiaoxin and YOGA laptops

30 April 2021

Global 5G smartphone shipments soar 458% YoY to 134 million in Q1

29 April 2021

Picosun appoints vice president of sales

29 April 2021

Imec and Aixtron demo 200mm GaN epi on AIX G5+ C for 1200V applications with breakdown over 1800V

29 April 2021

Cambridge GaN Devices appoints Alain Charles as non-executive board member

29 April 2021

Infineon upgrades EasyDUAL CoolSiC MOSFET power modules

29 April 2021

US Manufacturing of Advanced Cadmium Telluride consortium formed

29 April 2021

AXT supplies first 8-inch GaAs wafers

28 April 2021

Sundiode develops stacked RGB micro-LED pixel devices on a single wafer

28 April 2021

GlobalFoundries moving HQ to New York State as it expands fab capacity

28 April 2021

Infineon launches EasyPACK CoolSiC MOSFET module supporting 1500V DC-link solar applications

27 April 2021

Fraunhofer ISE inaugurates Center for High Efficiency Solar Cells

27 April 2021

CISSOID adds new liquid-cooled modules for E-mobility to SiC MOSFET intelligent power module range

27 April 2021

Nexperia makes available second-generation 650V power GaN FET device family

26 April 2021

Vector Photonics appoints PCSEL co-inventor as director of product development

26 April 2021

Navitas’ GaN power ICs debut in industrial applications at Electronica China

23 April 2021

Fraunhofer ISE raises tandem PV efficiency record to 35.9% using monolithic III-V//Si solar cell

23 April 2021

II-VI inaugurates Technology and R&D Center in Shanghai

23 April 2021

ROHM launches 2.0cd white LEDs in compact 1608 size

23 April 2021

Skyworks acquiring Silicon Labs’ Infrastructure & Automotive business for $2.75bn

22 April 2021

POET enters telecom market with 100G LR4 optical engines

22 April 2021

Diamond for Ga2O3 thermal management

22 April 2021

Cardiff University report highlights resilience of compound semiconductor cluster during pandemic

21 April 2021

Apple mini-LED iPad Pro shipments to reach 5 million in 2021

21 April 2021

Marvell completes acquisition of Inphi

20 April 2021

Pre-Switch reports 99.3% efficiency for 200kW inverter at 100kHz

20 April 2021

Smartphone shipments surge by 24% YoY to 340 million in Q1

19 April 2021

Emcore expecting quarterly revenue of $38.4m, above $34-36m guidance

19 April 2021

UK’s SOCRATES project aims to establish supply chain for high-power SiC and GaN trench devices

19 April 2021

Samsung launches PixCell LED for intelligent headlights

16 April 2021

Micro-LEDs to challenge OLED displays?

16 April 2021

Smartphone revenues to rebound by 13% in 2021 after 5% drop in 2020

16 April 2021

MixComm joins OpenRF Association

16 April 2021

SEL and Silvaco co-develop SPICE model of oxide semiconductor FETs

15 April 2021

Quantum dot powering up p-AlGaN

15 April 2021

Keysight’s power device testing solution selected by Semipower

15 April 2021

II-VI expands conductive SiC wafer finishing capacity in China

14 April 2021

Vector’s £1.6m equity investment takes seed funding round to £4m

14 April 2021

Picosun increases LED and OLED production efficiency

13 April 2021

ST launches MasterGaN4 for high-efficiency power conversion up to 200W

13 April 2021

EPC showcasing high-power-density eGaN FETs and ICs in volume customer applications

13 April 2021

First Solar launches Series 6 CuRe PV modules

13 April 2021

Kyoto signs supply and reseller agreement with CEL

12 April 2021

Navitas driving Spigen’s ArcStation Pro 45W GaN-based fast charger

12 April 2021

Over $5bn spent on micro-LED development

12 April 2021

New method observes compositional fluctuations in high-indium-content InGaN LEDs

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