MOCVD/MBE Equipment

Veeco Banned from Importing or Selling EPIK 700 MOCVD Systems in China Due to AMEC Patent Ruling, and Company Plans Appeal

Veeco reported that on December 7, 2017, the Fujian High Court issued a ruling applicable in China without giving notice to Veeco and without hearing Veeco’s position about the alleged infringement. The Fujian High Court ruled that Veeco Shanghai must stop importing, making, selling and offering to sell the company’s …

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Focus Lightings Orders Veeco Several Epik 868 MOCVD Systems

Chinese firm Focus Lightings has ordered multiple Veeco TurboDisc EPIK 868 Systems to boost LED production, according to an announcement from Veeco Instruments. Veeco plans to ship the order for the Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) systems to Focus Lightings’ Suzhou, China manufacturing facility. Focus Lightings’ LEDs are utilized …

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Xiamen Changelight Orders Aixtron MOCVD Tools for ROY LED Production

German company Aixtron SE reported that its long-term customer, Chinese optoelectronics supplier Xiamen Changelight Co., Ltd ordered multiple AIX 2800G4-TM MOCVD cluster tools. Aixtron says that Xiamen Changelight plans to utilize the MOCVD cluster tools to raise its production capacity for fabricating gallium arsenide-based (GaAs) red, orange, and yellow (ROY) …

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Veeco and ALLOS Team Up for Gan-on-Si Micro-LED Production Demonstration

Veeco Instruments Inc. reported the completion of a strategic effort with ALLOS Semiconductors (ALLOS) to demonstrate 200mm GaN-on-Si wafers for the production of Blue/Green micro-LEDs. ALLOS serves as a technology engineering and intellectual property licensing firm. Veeco partnered with ALLOS to impart their proprietary epitaxy technology onto the Propel® Single-Wafer …

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Order of a RIBER MBE research system in Germany

Bezons, France– RIBER, a global market leader for semiconductor industry equipment, is announcing the order of a MBE research system in Germany. Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid State Physics (IAF), Freiburg, a reference in the area of research in Germany, has ordered a MBE 49 system that will be used …

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AMEC Reports 100th Shipment of Prismo A7 MOCVD Tool Chamber

Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment Inc. (AMEC) of Shanghai, China, reports that the company has shipped its 100th Prismo A7™ Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) tool chamber. The company says that this 100th shipment comes since the product’s introduction last year. The Prismo A7™ MOCVD tool chamber is AMEC’s second-generation MOCVD …

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Riber Receives MBE Production System Order from Europe

Riber, of Bezons, France announced the order of an MBE production system from a client firm in Europe. Riber reported that it received an order for an MBE 49 production system. The unnamed purchaser reportedly intends to increase their manufacturing capacity for advanced photonic components. According to Riber, this client plans …

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