18 November 2020
Lumentum acquires TriLumina assets
Lumentum Holdings Inc of San Jose, CA, USA (which designs and makes photonics products for optical networks and lasers for industrial and consumer markets) has acquired certain technology assets (including patents and other intellectual property) of TriLumina Corp of Albuquerque, NM, USA. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.
TriLumina’s laser illumination technology includes flip-chip, back-emitting near-infrared vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL) arrays for use in a wide range of automotive, industrial and consumer 3D sensing applications, including automotive safety and driver assistance systems and light detection & ranging (LiDAR), and other emerging applications.
Lumentum designs and manufactures optical and photonic products for optical networking and laser applications. Its optical components and subsystems are part of virtually every type of telecom, enterprise and data-center network. The firm’s lasers enable manufacturing techniques and diverse applications including next-generation 3D sensing capabilities.